Expected costs

The total fees for the academic year 2020-2021 are:

EU/EEA studentsNon- EU/ EEA students
First instalment charged in August (1st semester in Venlo)€4,000€5,100
Second instalment charged in January (2nd semester and Summer period in Plymouth)£5,867£9,867

Cost of Living (monthly)

Venlo €500 - €800 (incl. accommodation)
Plymouth £ 900 - £ 1.100 (incl. accommodation)

These amounts are a rough guide to help you plan your budget. Exact amounts will partly depend on your lifestyle and living circumstances.


Fontys offers assistance in securing suitable student accommodation in Venlo. In Plymouth, students look for accommodation on their own. Most students find accommodation by searching online or by asking MBM alumni. In general, it is not difficult to find good accommodation in Plymouth within two weeks.