Study costs and financial support

At enrolment, you will be charged the tuition fee, amongst other costs for books and materials. If you are a refugee or you have the subsidiary protection status, you might be eligible for the reduced tuition fee and you can apply for a scholarship of the Flemish government.

Tuition fee

The tuition fee depends on the course type (bachelor, master, …), the amount of credits, your nationality (EEA or non-EEA) and your residence status. To be eligible for the reduced tuition fee ‘beurstarief’ also your income is taken into account.
More information: www.ugent.be/tuitionfee

Financial support

If you have a refugee status or the subsidiary protection status, you might be eligible for a scholarship of the Flemish government.
More information: www.studietoelagen.be

More information

Ghent University’s Social Service gives advice and support on your financial situation and assists you with the scholarship application: www.ugent.be/socialedienst

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