Tuition fees and other expenses

Studying costs money; there is no way around this. Apart from paying tuition fees and buying books, lecture notes and handbooks, you will have to allow for rent, insurance and shopping for your daily needs.

Tuition fees

Tuition fees are set each year in accordance with the law. Information about tuition fees can be found here.

Computer and software

TU Delft offers you a wide range of hardware and software, as well as granting you access to both the wired and the wireless network. The wired network is particularly useful if you are working with large files. Through the University’s laptop project you can buy a laptop at a discount and download a wide range of software at competitive prices.


In the first year, you will spend around € 1250 on study books, in the second year € 550 and in the third year € 500. You can buy most study books at a discount from the study association.

Miscellaneous costs

During your studies you also need a number of practical materials such as a lab coat and a stethoscope. You spend around € 120 on this. White coats and gloves are compulsory on the cutting room, you are required to purchase these yourself.

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