Tuition Fees and Scholarships

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The costs of attending EIT Digital Master School are listed below. Please examine the information carefully.

Application Fee and Registration Fee

Application Fee: A non-refundable application fee of 75 EUR shall be paid via bank transfer to the EIT Digital Education Foundation within seven days of submitting the application. The application is rendered invalid if the application fee is not received in due time; there is no possibility to waive the application fee. Instructions will be emailed upon final submission of your application. Once the application fee is received, you will receive an email from the EIT Digital Education Foundation containing confirmation and a paid copy of your invoice (this may take 7-10 business days to confirm).

Registration Fee: A non-refundable deposit of 250 EUR shall be paid via bank transfer to the EIT Digital Education Foundation within seven days of accepting a study offer in the EIT Digital Master School. This deposit will be credited to the first semester's tuition fee, per the detail below.

Tuition Fees

CitizenshipTuition fees per semesterTuition fees per academic year
Citizen of an EU/EEA country or Switzerland750 EUR1,500 EUR
Citizen of a Non-EU/EEA country7,000 EUR14,000 EUR

Admitted applicants will receive an invoice from the EIT Digital Education Foundation. The respective tuition fees shall be paid accordingly, by bank transfer before the start of each semester.

* Please observe that if you hold a residence permit from, or previously studied in, an EU/EEA country, you will still be considered a non-EU applicant. 

** Please note that non-EU tuition fees will apply to British citizens who submit an application from January 1, 2021 onwards.

Expected deadlines for payment of the first semester’s tuition fees:

  1. Applicants in Period 1: May 31, 2021
  2. Applicants in Period 2: June 28, 2021

EIT Digital Master School Scholarship Programme

Every year EIT Digital invests a significant amount of budget in scholarships to attract the best talent worldwide. Scholarships have a duration of two years, are merit-based, and are offered to the top applicants in each programme and at each entry point. The scholarship type offered may consist of a mobility allowance, a tuition fee waiver, or a living allowance. The scholarship programme for 2021 has not been decided yet.

No separate application form for the EIT Digital Master School scholarship is needed. When you apply to the EIT Digital Master School in the online application portal, you will only be asked to confirm whether you apply for an EIT Digital Master School scholarship.

Scholarship allocation for the admissions period is announced at the time the study offers are sent.

Please note that besides the scholarships offered by EIT Digital, our students may also be eligible for other scholarships, grants or financial aid offered by our partner universities. We encourage you to investigate them as well. See resources for Local Funding.

"Fondazione Cassa Depositi e Prestiti" sponsorship for Italian participants

Fondazione Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (Fondazione CDP) was founded in 2020, as part of Cassa Depositi e Prestiti SpA, with the goal of strengthening the social, cultural, environmental and economic development of Italy.

CDP’s history is intertwined with a significant part of Italy’s economic growth, combining the culture of knowing how to do business with a marked social and civil dimension, deeply rooted in the national territory.

Fondazione CDP promotes initiatives and projects with high social impact by leveraging the country's strategic assets, for modern and sustainable development.

Fondazione CDP will sponsor up to 20 students with Italian nationality who have been offered a seat in the EIT Digital Master School. Fondazione CDP will appoint a Commission that will choose the selection criteria (e.g. gender; academic records; relevant professional experiences) and determine the suitable candidates for the scholarships. Women are strongly encouraged to apply! Each scholarship comprises of a 100% tuition fee waiver and a living allowance of 500€/month.

These scholarships cannot be awarded in conjunction with any EIT Digital scholarships.

No separate application form for the Fondazione CDP scholarship is required. If you’re your nationality is Italian, when you apply to the EIT Digital Master School in the online application portal, you will be automatically considered for the Fondazione CDP scholarship.

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