Fees & Expenses
Tuition fee increases are announced in January of each year, for the Classes that will graduate the following year.
Current tuition fees for the graduating classes of 2014 are €59,500
This fee covers tuition and supporting services, including all printed course materials, on-campus IT services and access to the INSEAD library. It excludes living expenses and the MBA Programme Fee.
|Programme fee: €1,450||Business foundations programme: €1700|
| (health insurance coverage and
student activity fees for the year,
subject to change)
| Language course fees per period
(if applicable): €500
|Books, stationery, etc.: €800|
Fee Payment Schedule
|1st Instalment: If offered a place on the INSEAD MBA programme, you will be given a deadline by which you should secure your seat. This would require the down payment of a non-refundable first instalment of the programme fees totaling €6,000. This instalment is due approximately four weeks after having received the admissions offer.|
|2nd Instalment: Approximately one month before the programme starts, you will be required to pay a non-refundable second tuition instalment equivalent to about 60% of total tuition inclusive of the programme fee.|
|3rd Instalment: Due approximately three months after the programme starts, the final instalment amounts to €18,500.|
Estimated living expenses during the MBA programme
Rent and other living expenses vary considerably depending on the participant’s family situation, lifestyle choices and financial means. A survey of INSEAD students shows that a single participant can expect to incur the following basic expenses during the ten-month programme. If you are coming with a partner, budget an increase of approximately 25%.
(includes utilities and charges)
|€6,000 - €11,000
|€6,000 - €10,000
|Meals||€4,500 - €5,300
|€5,000 - €5,500
|Local Transport||€500 - €1,500*
|€1,800 - €6,000**|
|€250 - €580
|€450 - €700
|Travel for exchange
and job search(optional)
Total Average Expenses
+ local travel
*In Singapore, most MBA participants use public transport.
**Participants staying in the surrounding area of Fontainebleau may buy or lease a car (leasing costs approx €4,500 per year). Participants living in Fontainebleau itself use bicycles, buses, etc.