Semester Fees and Living Costs
The semester fees (registration and tuition) for bachelor and master students from Switzerland or in possession of residence permit C and for students whose parents have a permanent address in Switzerland or Lichtenstein amount to CHF 655 per semester. Overseas students pay CHF 805 per semester. Doctorate and post-doctorate students are required to pay a basic fee of CHF 115 per semester.
The monthly budget for a student is about CHF 1500 – 1900. This amount takes into account the following items:
CHF/Month - Rent, incl. charges 350–450 (shared apartment, single occupant ca. 50% more) - Telephone, internet, TV 100 - Meals 400-450 - Clothes, hygiene 100 - Health and accident insurance (to 25 years of age) 250 - Study material, examination fees 100–150 - Pocket money, leisure and cultural activities 100-200 - Semester tuition fees, calculated on a monthly basis 110–135 - Transport: tpf season pass for Fribourg and surroundings 50