Fees

  
The fee for external PhD candidates consists of the following components:

 

 

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Supervision costs

€ 5000,-

€ 5000,-

€ 5000,-

€ 5000,-

Education

€ 1200,-

€ 1200,-

€ 1200,-

-

Facilities (VUnet ID, computer costs, etc.)

€ 573,-

€ 573,-

€ 573,-

€ 573,-

Total costs

€ 6773,-

€ 6773,-

€ 6773,-

€ 5573,-

 

Please note that:

  • the costs for supervision are estimated costs set by the VU-GSSS. Depending on your situation and in close consultation with the department there might be a possibility to receive a partial waiver for these costs;
  • fees are charged annually through the department of the PhD's supervisor;
  • fees can increase throughout a PhD trajectory;
  • costs for research, conference visits, etc. are not take into account here.