10 Universities which almost provide free Education to International Students

10. Spain

Spain offers free university education to EU Citizens and offers low cost education to students outside EU, and offers reasonable cost of living.

Top Universities of Spain

University World Rank
Pompeu Fabra University 140
Autonomous University of Barcelona 147
University of Barcelona 201-250
University of Navarra 301-350
Autonomous University of Madrid 351-400

9. Greece

The Land of Gods, Greece offers low cost higher education to international students along with minimal cost of living as well.

Top Universities of Greece

University World Rank
National Technical University of Athens 401-410
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki 501-550
National and Kapodistrain University of Athens 650-700
University of Crete 651-700
University of Patras

8. Belgium

International students have to pay a minimal fee to study in Belgium, which doesn’t pinch at all because you get to experience a totally different culture.

Top Universities of Belgium

University World Rank
Universities of Belgium 350
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KU Leuven) 71
University of Ghent 125
Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) 153
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) 182

7. France

Higher education in France is mostly free, except at some public universities. But then again, even that free is pretty minimal.

Top Universities of France

University World Rank
Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris (ENS Paris) 43
Ecole Polytechnique (ParisTech) 59
Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC) 131
École Normale Supérieure de Lyon 157
CentraleSupélec 164

6.  Czech Republic

Higher Education here is free for all nationalities. Even if you want to study in English, a nominal fee of around INR 70,000 will suffice as tuition fee.

Top Universities of Czech Republic

University World Rank
Charles University
Czech Technical University in Prague
Masaryk University
Brno University of Technology

5. Finland

Currently, Finland does not charge any tuition fee for any level of education or any nationality. But come 2018 and it will start charging tuition fee from non EU/EEA students for English-taught Bachelor’s and Master programmes.

Top Universities of Finland

University World Rank
University of Helsinki 102
Aalto University 137
University of Turku 276
University of Jyvaskyla 357
University of Eastern Finland 451-460

4. Austria

Non EU/ EEA Students will have to pay nominal tuition fee of around 730 EURO per semester, which fares somewhere around INR 55,000.

Top Universities of Austria

University World Rank
University of Vienna 154
Vienna University of Technology 182
Universität Innsbruck 286
Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz 480
 Johannes Kepler University Linz

3. Sweden

Universities of Sweden do charge application and tuition free from non-members of EU, EEA and Nordic Countries of graduate and postgraduate programmes.

Top Universities of Sweden

University World Rank
Lund University 78
KTH, Royal Institute of Technology 98
Uppsala University 112
Chalmers University of Technology 133
Stockholm University 195

2. Norway

Graduate, Post-Graduate and Doctorate level programs in Norway are absolutely free of cost. But they do have one requirement – you should be proficient in Norwegian, as most undergraduate courses are taught in this language.

Top Universities of Norway

University World Rank
University of Oslo 142
University of Bergen 164
Norwegian University of Science and Technology 259
University of Tromsø The Arctic University of Norway 367

1. Germany

When it comes to excellent higher education at minimal or no cost, Germany tops the list. Nominal university administration fee of EURO 150-250 i.e. around 11,500 – 19,000 INR is charged.

Top Universities of Germany

University World Rank
Technische Universität München 64
Ludwig-Maximilians – Universität München 66
Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg 68
KIT, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie 107
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin 120