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Programs : Budget Sheet

The following listing represents the Spring Budget Sheet for *UMass: Germany: Technische Universität Darmstadt - Research Program.
 

Spring Budget Sheet for *UMass: Germany: Technische Universität Darmstadt - Research Program
Spring Budget Sheet for *UMass: Germany: Technische Universität Darmstadt - Research Program
Budget Item In-State UMass Amherst Out-of-State UMass Amherst Graduate Students
Education Abroad Fee *   $860.00 $860.00 $860.00
Program Fee *   $4,500.00 $7,000.00 $2,000.00
Education Abroad Application Fee *   $50.00 $50.00 $50.00
Billable subtotal:  $5,410.00 $7,910.00 $2,910.00
Housing   $2,200.00 $2,200.00 $2,200.00
Meals   $1,500.00 $1,500.00 $1,500.00
Airfare   $1,200.00 $1,200.00 $1,200.00
Local Transportation   $1,500.00 $150.00 $150.00
Books/Study Materials   $200.00 $200.00 $200.00
Visa/Residence Fees   $100.00 $100.00 $100.00
Personal Expenses   $1,200.00 $1,200.00 $1,200.00
Health & Liability Insurance   $500.00 $500.00 $500.00
Mandatory Fees   $400.00 $400.00 $400.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $8,800.00 $7,450.00 $7,450.00
Total: $14,210.00 $15,360.00 $10,360.00
Notes:

Please note that the program fee is subject to change. The program fee includes tuition. Mandatory health insurance for 10/5 months at $100/month is not included. Program participants who are over the age of 30 at the start of the program are not eligible for the German student health insurance and must purchase private German health insurance at an additional fee.
  1. The exchange rates is estimated at Euro 1 = 1.13 US$. Be aware that the exchange rate is subject to change. For the most current exchange rate, visit https://www.oanda.com/currency/converter/
  2. Items marked as “Billable” are paid to UMass.
  3. Costs for Travel/Excursions vary widely depending on choices of destination, accommodation, and frequency of travel. Plan to add these costs to the above budget.

 
* Billable item