As an international student in Belgium, not only will yiu be exposed to a multicultural community, but learning a new language can seen inevitable. To have a great stay in Belgium, is Paramount to have an idea of what the cost will be so that you prepare ahead of time.
Tuition fees defers depending on your program. Whether offered by an institution in the Flemish community, German speaking community or French community.
Flemish community tuition fees
For the academic year 2014/2015, the registration fee was 61.90 EUR while eav crwdit of study was worth 0.10 to 9.40 EUR for European Union students while 0.70 to up to about 25 EUR for non-European Union students depending on the students income.
French community tuition fees
2014/2015 academic year, tuition fee ranged from 374 to 836.96 EUR per year for European Union students while non European Union students will pay higher tuition fees ranging from 890 to up 4175 EUR per year.
German community tuition fees
Ranges from 100 to 600 EUR. Although the majority of students usually pay an average of 425 EUR
Cost of living
Belgium isn’t a cheap place to live in but it depends largely on the region you chose to reside. However, Brussels, being among the top most expensive city in the world, is cheaper to live in than Paris, UK etc.
- Furnished two-bedroom house
- Unfurnished two-bedroom house
- Dozen egg
- 1 litre of milk
- Loaf of bread (White)
- Mobile call rate
- Three course meal at mid ranged restaurant
- Take away meal
- Coca cola (500ml)
- Taxi raye per km
- City center train
- Petrol (per liter)
Belgium is a nice place to be provided you can budget your financefinance and make efficient use of it.