Cost of living

Experience has shown that students living and studying in Holland for one year spend between € 700 and € 1,000 a month (incl. accommodation, food, medical insurance, etc).


Rental prices for a student room in Breda vary from €380 to €500 per month. However, you will most commonly find rooms to rent for around €400.

Residence permit

Applying for a MVV / residence permit will cost approximately €300 (subject to change). 

TBC check

Upon arrival you will receive an invitation from Student Office for a tuberculosis check (for Non-EU students only). This check will be done at the local Municipal Health Service. Costs: €45 (subject to change). 

Application fee Visa Care MVV/Residence permit

The costs for the use of the VisaCare application are €35 (subject to change).  

Study expenses

Exchange students from one of our partners universities will not have to pay any tuition fee, however, additional costs will be charged for textbooks and participation in excursions (alternative programmes will always be organised). All students are required to have a laptop.