Fees and Scholarships

The AMIR Programme welcomes students from across the European Union and the world. AMIR is a world leading programme in the field of materials recycling, but we believe that education should be as accessible to all and we take pride in graduating the raw materials innovators of the future. To achieve this goal we have tried to keep our fees lower than many European Master programmes, and where possible to provide additional scholarship opportunities for students once accepted into the programme.

Programme fees

Annual programme fees for AMIR EIT grant holders are:

    • 2000€/year for European students*
    • 4000€/year for students from the rest of the world**

Annual fees for the new AMIR-EM programme are:

    • 4500€/year for European students*
    • 9000€/year for students from the rest of the world**

NB: Students with an Erasmus Mundus scholarship holding do not pay these fees because the fees are covered by the Erasmus Mundus programme.

*Denotes students from EU member states and countries defined by the European Commission as ‘third countries associated to the programme’.

** Denotes students from countries defined by the European Commission as ‘third countries not associated to the programme’.

See: https://erasmus-plus.ec.europa.eu/programme-guide/part-a/eligible-countries

EIT Label Scholarships

The AMIR Master also offers EIT label grants to all students who will be selected as part of the 2023 intake (beginning in September 2023). These grants amount to 13,500€ for the duration of the programme, paid out during semesters 2 and 3 (from January to December 2024), and can be used for all costs related to the participation of students in the Master programme.Therefore candidates should be aware that they will have to be financially independent during their first 6 months in Europe and during the 4th semester and for any additional period they might require to complete the programme (for which local tuition fees may also be due). EIT Label Scholarship holders must also pay the AMIR programme fees (see Fees section above).

Erasmus Mundus Joint Master (EMJM) scholarships

The AMIR Master obtained the EMJM label and funding at the end of 2021, meaning we offer scholarships for 4 intakes of students, beginning with the 2022-2024 intake. These scholarships are offered to a limited number of candidates with the highest scores following the written and oral evaluation in the selection process. They can be considered as full scholarships, with the amount being 1400€ per month for the 2 year duration of the programme. This amount is intended to cover all costs incurred by students’ participation in the Master programme (accommodation, travel costs, subsistence costs, materials etc). In addition to this, EMJM scholarship holders do not pay the AMIR fees (detailed above), and are provided with comprehensive insurance for the 2 year duration of the programme.

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