Future Student Updates (COVID-19)

Fees and Scholarships

Annual tuition fees

Lancaster University Leipzig has two different types of tuition: EU students pay €9,000 and non-EU students €15,000 per year. Please note: We offer student finance for applicants from the EU / EEA area through our partner CHANCEN eG.

University Foundation First Year Degree Second Year Degree Final Year Degree

2 Semesters Foundation:

International €15,000

EU €9,000


3 Semesters Foundation:

International €18,500

EU €12,500

International €15,000

EU €9,000

 International €15,000

EU €9,000

International €15,000

EU €9,000

Additional fees:

All students are required to pay for their course materials and purchase the local transportation ticket (MDV) upon arrival.

Annual ticket costs:

January-September: €322,5

September-September: €430

Determining your fee status

If you are unsure whether or not you qualify for EU fees, please check our official Fee Status Guidelines.

Lancaster University Leipzig Scholarships

Lancaster University offers the following scholarships for prospective students. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding your availability.

Merit scholarships

Applicants for direct entry (First Year/Stage 2) with the following academic performance in their final high school degree (A-Level, IB, GSCE or equivalent) are eligible for the following scholarships:

Academic performance in high school (e.g. A-Levels or equivalent qualification) Lancaster University Leipzig Scholarship
A*A*A (IB 43) €3,000 in the first year of study
€1,000 in each year of subsequent study
A*AA (IB 39) €2,000 in the first year of study
€1,000 in each year of subsequent study
AAA (IB 38) €1,000 in each year of study
AAB (IB 36) €750 in each year of study

Your application will automatically be considered for a scholarship as soon as you submit your online application form with all required documents.

Campus Director's Scholarship

Applicants for the International Foundation Year may apply for a €1,000 one time fee reduction.
How to apply? After having received an offer letter from Lancaster University Leipzig, please submit a 1-page essay “What surprises you about the city of Leipzig? Please describe”. The decisions will be made case-by-case.

Country specific benefits

Lancaster University Leipzig offers the following tuition fee reduction (€1,000 for each year of subsequent study) for both Foundation Year as well as direct entry for applicants from the following countries for September 2020:

  • India
  • South Korea
  • Brazil

Benefits for siblings

Lancaster University Leipzig offers “Siblings Scholarships” for siblings studying concurrently in Leipzig. This is an automatic €1,000 reduction of the yearly tuition for each sibling. 

Additional information

It is not possible to combine multiple scholarships. The scholarships scheme are subject to change by the university at any time.