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Costs, funding & scholarships

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How much do university studies cost?

Expenses that students need to plan for

Many prospective students ask themselves what university studies cost and what expenses they can expect.

The actual expenses vary - there are big differences when it comes to housing. In Fulda you can live relatively cheaply compared to large university cities.

Monthly costs

  • Rent and ancillary costs: € 400.00
  • Telephone, internet, licence fee: €40.00
  • Health insurance: €120.00
  • Semester fee: € 60.00
  • Learning materials: € 30.00
  • Clothing: € 50.00
  • Food and drink: € 180.00
  • Leisure, culture, sport: € 60.00


Further costs for international students

International students have to reckon with additional costs such as visa expenses or travelling costs for visits home. The International Office advises international students on costs and funding for international students.

Information for international students

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Funding & scholarships

What financing options are available?

BAföG grant

You can obtain advisory services on the topic of BAföG grants at the Fulda branch office of the Studierendenwerk Giessen.

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Scholarships are not just for straight-A students - we are happy to advise you.

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The Deutschlandstipendium supports students with 300 euros per month. We support you with the application.

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With a part-time job, you can finance your university studies and gain practical experience for your future professional career.

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Study on a dual or part-time basis

Combine your profession and university studies: In dual and part-time study programmes, you have the opportunity to work and study…

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Education or student loan

Students who have no or insufficient financing options can apply for fixed-term, income-independent and low-interest loans.

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