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Types & Costs

If your university or college has an agreement with Rhodes, please consult with your international office about the costs involved with coming to Rhodes University.

This website is meant only to be a loose guideline. Only invoices issued by the Rhodes University International Office may be taken as authoritative when paying fees to Rhodes.

In general, there are three different types of mobility programmes on offer to students coming to Rhodes. The type of mobility programme you will come to Rhodes on depends on the type of agreement your institution has with Rhodes. If your institution does not have an exchange agreement with Rhodes, you will need to come as a Study Abroad student.

The three different types of mobility programmes offered by Rhodes are:

Programme Type

University Expenses

Amounts per Semester (2016)

Full Exchange:

 

Tuition Fees

Waived

Accommodation Fees

Waived

International Surcharge

Waived

 

Total

R0,00

Tuition Exchange

Tuition Fees

Waived

Accommodation Fees

R 25 250,00

International Surcharge

Waived

 

Total

R 25 200,00

Study Abroad Programme

Tuition Fees

R18 600,00

Accommodation Fees

R25 250,00

International Surcharge

R11 700,00

 

Total

R55 550,00

 

Please note for the Study Abroad Programme there is also an Orientation Fee of R390.00 per/person, per day.

Please note that there are additional costs that will be incurred by signing up for classes, sports clubs and university societies. Please consult the University Calendarfor a breakdown of class registration costs.

For any questions and queries, feel free to contact Ms. Tlamelo Mothudi at t.mothudi@ru.ac.za.

South Africa uses Rands (ZAR). The conversion rate fluctuates regularly. A safe conversion rate is R17,05 to 1,00 Euro and R15,71 to $1,00 (USD). All Study Abroad/Exchange students are housed in Rhodes University Residences which include 3 meals a day.

Last Modified :Fri, 19 May 2017 13:16:36 SAST