Tuition, Fees and Living Expenses

The information about the Tuition and Other fees for academic year 2021/22 are listed  hereThese do not include the Student Enrollment Fee, accommodation, and other living expenses

What about living in Vienna on a budget? Our student Rodrigo Gabriel Hernandez Rodriguez shares his thoughts on living in the Austrian capital as a student. Professor Boldizsár Nagy also offers his view on the cost of life in Vienna compared to Budapest. 

Registration Fee €100 (one-time, non-refundable)
Austrian Student Union Fee €41.40/academic year (€20.70 per semester)
Student Enrollment Fee €200/academic year (non-refundable)
Accommodation at CEU-contracted student residence

€4,340/academic year (€434/month plus one-time fees)* 

One-time, refundable fees:

  • €50 key deposit
  • €868 two months' room deposit 
Food €4,000/academic year (€400/month) - estimate
Local transportation €150/year (€75/semester)
Books and supplies (estimated) €200/academic year and a laptop
Personal expenses (estimated) €2,500/academic year (€250/month) - estimate
Student health insurance Covered by CEU