Student finances

Participation fee

MESPOM has a unified participation fee independent of the track the student is taking.

  • For Partner country students: 16,000 euro/year
  • For Programme country students: 8,000 euro/year

The fee covers access to all learning facilities. The participation fee may be subject to minor changes by the MESPOM Academic Board.

Living expenses

Estimates for living expenses in Hungary (the first year of the programme) are available from CEU; in Sweden - from Lund University; and in the UK - from the University of Manchester.

Financial Aid

Outstanding students are offered participation fee waivers of 14000 euro (non-EU) and  7000 euro (EU).

Erasmus+:Erasmus Mundus scholarships

From 2018, outstanding candidates are also offered E+:Erasmus Mundus scholarships of €48,000 per two years of study to outstanding students from outside Europe, and scholarships of €33,000 to European-based candidates. Check here for the definition of Programme and Partner countries.

Over years MESPOM students benefited from a variety of other sources including:


You are welcome to check and for more scholarship information.