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Overview tuition fees 2024-25

English-taught Bachelor's Programmes except Advanced Bachelor of Bioinformatics@home

Fixed feeVariable fee (per ECTS)Total (for 60 ECTS)
Belgian and EEA students€ 288,00€ 13,80€ 1.116,00
Non-EEA students (*)€ 1.110,00€ 100,10€ 7.116,00

Advanced Bachelor of Bioinformatics@home

Fixed feeVariable fee (per ECTS)Total (for 30 ECTS/ac Year)
Belgian and EEA students€ 288,00€ 13,80€ 702,00
Non-EEA students (*)€ 1.110,10€ 81,60€ 3.558,00

(*) non-EEA students cfr. Codex Higher education Art. II.215 for students not covered by cat. 1-9 (non-EEA students with the exception of those who have unlimited residence in Belgium, those who have temporary protection, refugee status or a candidate refugee with an ongoing procedure in Belgium, and those who have a Belgian residence permit that is not intended for study as is valid for at least one year.

Postgraduate Certificate Programmes

Postgraduate Certificate Programmes have a fixed price for all nationalities :

Additional programme specific study costs for 2024-25

Specific and limited costs for the use of goods and the organisation of specific events are charged to the student insofar as they are directly related to the organisation of the programme.

Certain costs are charged at a flat-rate to students with a enrollment
- with a diploma contract
- with a credit contract of 18 or more credits
- in a micro-degree in which programme-specific software is needed.

These costs include, among other things:

  • ISIC international student card with numerous benefits;
  • Copy and printing costs of various essential information bundles (welcome days, study visits, international days ...);
  • Use of multimedia rooms, studios and loan-out multimedia equipment;
  • Support from the ICT helpdesk;
  • Unlimited electricity consumption for charging mobile devices;
  • Collectively calculated consumables for labs, practicals, bachelor’s thesis, internship;
  • Copyrights (Reprobel);
  • Use of electronic media library databases, intra-media library traffic;
  • Use of educational ICT tools as plug-in to the Leho electronic learning environment (Panopto video tool, Lockdown Browser for secure testing environment an online exams, Turnitin for plagiarism check, Study Coach for study guidance, Wooclap for interactive presentations ...);
  • Basic software package with E4Progress ( studytool for office) , eXplio (digitaal workbook), HogeschoolTaal (NL+UK), LinkedIn Learning (online video tutorials for software, creative and business skills), McAfee Endpoint Security Suite, MS Office, Siemens NX, Sketch, Wolfram Mathematica, .Net hosting, Alinea, Linux Hosting, Wordpress (website templates en CMS)

The flat-rate fee is € 112. ( reduced fee € 72)

In addition to this fixed cost, a programme-specific fee is charged for certain study programmes. The total additional study cost is as follows:

Study programmeReasonTotal additional study costReduced study cost
Digital Arts and Entertainment (Dutch & English)Extra software Adobe Creative Cloud access to and possibility to the borrowing programme specific game hardware and infrastructure Specific events and lectures by inland and foreign experts, organisation of study nights and other activities in the framework of government building with the international student population, characteristic of the international character of the programme, crea-week, network-events and masterclasses€ 390€ 270
Digital Design and Development (Devine) (Dutch & English)Extra software Adobe Creative Cloud and Node JS Hosting
Use and borrowing of programme-specific tools and materials and infrastructure, occasional access to specific labs and ateliers, Community events@buda, organisation of project weeks, workshops, guest lectures, study-nights and open atelier
€ 305€ 215
Industrial Product Design (Dutch & English)Extra software Adobe Creative Cloud
Use and borrowing of programme-specific machines, tools and materials and infrastructure, access to studio 5/5, use locker, possible purchase at group rate for specific materials, shop DIY tools, Community events@IDC, organisation of study nights, nights of the studio, access to design talks, use of community infrastructure
€ 305€ 215
Multimedia and Creative TechnologyExtra software Adobe Creative Cloud and license Pluralsight and license Cisco
Programme-specific software services in the cloud - access to Azure cloud, Google cloud and Amazon AWS, use of programme-specific hardware , Community - operation and events MCT circle, Smart tech meets industry and Community nights
€ 312€ 222
Applied Computer Science (Dutch and English) (incl. all micro degrees)Extra license Cisco + VM WAre€ 119€ 79
  • For all software included in the additional study costs the license is valid for one academic year.
  • For enrolments with 30 credits or fewer, the amount is reduced study cost

Costs for books, other study materials, other programme-specific mandatory software and study trips are not included in the additional study costs. An estimation of all costs related to your study programme can be found on the webpage of that specific study programme under "How to enroll?"