Tuition fees and scholarships for Dutch nationals

Tuition fee

The tuition fees for this programme are  €2,006 for full-time students for the academic year 2017-2018 (statutory fee).

Special circumstances
The tuition fee may differ from the fees mentioned above in a few special circumstances:

  • You have already obtained a master's degree or a similar degree from a Dutch institution of higher education. There are a few exceptions to this situation; more information is available here.
  • You have enrolled for only part of the academic year. Please contact Student Services for more information.
  • You have already paid the statutory tuition fee to another institute of higher education in the Netherlands for the same academic year. You may be eligible for a reduction of the tuition fee at Utrecht University. Please contact Student Services for more information.

Funding your studies

If you meet the requirements regarding age, school type and nationality, you can apply for so-called studiefinanciering.

Tuition fees and scholarships for other EU/EEA and Swiss nationals

Tuition fee

The tuition fees for this programme are  €2,006 for full-time students for the academic year 2017-2018 (statutory fee).

Special circumstances
The tuition fee may differ from the fees mentioned above in a few special circumstances:

  • You have already obtained a master's degree or a similar degree from a Dutch institution of higher education. There are a few exceptions to this situation; more information is available here.
  • You have enrolled for only part of the academic year. Please contact Student Services for more information.
  • You have already paid the statutory tuition fee to another institute of higher education in the Netherlands for the same academic year. You may be eligible for a reduction of the tuition fee at Utrecht University. Please contact Student Services for more information.

Funding your studies as an international student at Utrecht University

Scholarships, fellowships, and grants offered by Utrecht University, the Dutch government, and other organisations can help fund your studies at the university. Please note that the scholarship options for programmes starting in February are limited. You can begin your search for funding by reviewing the list below, which contains some of the scholarships and loans available to international students.

Visit www.studyin.nl, www.grantfinder.nl and www.scholarshipportal.eu for more options.

Utrecht Sylff Scholarships
For outstanding graduates from University College Utrecht and Economics and Business Economics (UU)

Tuition fees and scholarships for non-EU/EEA nationals

Tuition fees

The tuition fee for this programme is € 15,167 for the academic year 2017-2018 (non-EU/EEA statutory fee).

The tuition fee may differ from the fee mentioned above in a few special circumstances*:

  • you have Surinam or Swiss nationality
  • you receive a UAF grant (for refugee students in the Netherlands)
  • you meet the nationality requirement for a government study grant from DUO

The required tuition fee might differ from the fee mentioned above if you have enrolled for only part of the academic year. Please contact Student Services for more information.

*Please note that these exceptions only apply if you have not already obtained a master's degree or a similar degree from a Dutch institution of higher education after September 1, 1991. There are a few exceptions to this situation; you can find more information here.

Funding your studies as an international student at Utrecht University

Scholarships, fellowships, and grants offered by Utrecht University, the Dutch government, and other organisations can help fund your studies at the university. Please note that the scholarship options for programmes starting in February are limited. You can begin your search for funding by reviewing the list below, which contains some of the scholarships and loans available to international students.

Visit www.studyin.nl, www.grantfinder.nl and www.scholarshipportal.eu for more options.

Available scholarships

Note: This Master's programme does not offer Utrecht Excellence Scholarships.

Utrecht Sylff Scholarships
For outstanding graduates from University College Utrecht and Economics and Business Economics (UU)