Student Participation Costs

Student participation costs cover expenses associated with the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree (EMJMD) programme. Basic costs of the EMJMD are estimated about Euro 31.200,- per programme country student and Euro 38.700,- per partner country student for the entire study period.

Copernicus Master in Digital Earth (CDE) is proudly supported by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union which has granted 58 scholarships to the CDE consortium, for four intakes.

Self-funded students are encouraged to apply for admission. If selected, the Programme Board and the Selection Committee will confirm that academic requirements for EM CDE and the general prerequisites for study enrollment are being met by the candidate, and fully endorse the candidate for other scholarship funding than Erasmus+ EMJMD.

Student Participation Costs for the CDE study programme shall amount to € 2.250,- per semester for Programme Country students; € 9.000,- for the entire study period / eligible countries.

Student Participation Costs for the CDE study programme shall amount to € 3.625,- per semester for Partner Country students; € 14.500,- for the entire study period / eligible countries.

Student Participation costs include:

  • participation in all classes offered within the CDE curriculum,
  • LMS hosting,
  • support in administrative and organisational issues by the consortium partners,
  • costs for enrollment at the consortium partner’s institutions,
  • all examinations,
  • issuing of the final diploma and diploma supplement.

Please note: For Erasmus+ scholarship holders, an emergency and accident insurance according to the minimum requirements of the Erasmus+ Programme is included.

Student Participation costs do not cover:

  • travel costs from country of origin,
  • travel costs because of the mobilities,
  • travel documents (passport, visas),
  • accommodation and living expenses,
  • all other costs (e.g. study books, stationery, photocopies, excursions etc.).

Please note: Erasmus+ scholarship holders receive contributions to travel, installation and subsistence costs.



Estimation of Full Costs

The ‘Student Life‘ section provides information on estimated living costs per month, as well as an estimation of the full costs for studying in the CDE programme (including participation costs, travel and subsistance costs, other costs). Please note that most figures in this information are estimates and are not guaranteed by the CDE programme.

latest update: February 20, 2020