Study Abroad in the US: Tuition Fees at National University

Due to the National University’s unique one-course-per-month system, tuition is paid per course. The tuition fees therefore depend on the study program and the length of study abroad.

Tuition Fees 2019 / 2020 at National University:

  • Bachelor Semester Abroad:

    $ 1.665 USD per course / month – Students may complete between 1-12 courses during their semester abroad at National University (4 courses = 30 ECTS)

  • Master Semester Abroad:

    $ 1.989 USD per course / month – Students may complete between 1-12 courses during their semester abroad at National University (4 courses = 30 ECTS)

  • Full Bachelor Degree:

    $ 1.665 USD per course / month – Bachelor’s programs consist of 35 to 45 courses

  • Full Master Degree:

    $ 1.989 USD per course / month – Master’s programs consist of 12 to 22 courses

  • English Language Programs:

    $ 500 – 3.000 USD (depending on the program)

Additional Costs:

  • Student Activity Fee: $ 50 USD per semester

When is payment due?

Tuition at National University must be paid in advance — before you start taking classes. Regardless of the length of your study abroad term, all students must pay the first three months of tuition at National University prior to orientation days. Remaining months can be paid at the beginning of each course. Students may also pay the full tuition cost in advance.

Payment options

As of March 2018, tuition must be paid exclusively via Flywire. Here you can track your payment to the recipient. All students will receive their exact payment information again in a separate email from National University about 30 days before the beginning of their courses.

An unforgettable study abroad is worth every penny – so you should first take care of the finances! Helpful tips on scholarships, government grants and many more opportunities to finance your study abroad can be found here.

Any questions?

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