‚Äč‚ÄčTropical Environment Studies Program for International Students at UNSRAT

FEES, TRAVEL, & LIVING EXPENSES

Academic Fees
Academic fees consist of three parts: tuition fees, laboratory fees and field trip fees. These are:
-    Tuition fees: $US per course (2 courses minimum) .......................................................     200USD
-    Field trip fees: $US per 2 course  ...................................................................................    200USD
Budget 
The following is an estimated budget for local costs of a visiting student who participates in the one-month Tropical Environment Studies Program for International Students which runs in the summer.Note: Visiting students are strongly advised to buy health insurance in their home countries for the entire period they plan to be in Indonesia - this is not included in the local budget shown below. Also not included are costs for other types of insurance coverage, anti-malaria medication or other medical drugs, souvenirs and gifts, or extended personal travel while in Indonesia.

-    Accommodation (breakfast incl.) - estimated at 60 $US/week for 4 weeks ........          240
-    Food (lunch & supper) - estimated at 50 $US/week for 4 weeks =   ..................           200
-    Daily transportation - estimated at 10 $US/week for 4 weeks =   .........................          40
-    Personal expenses - estimated at 50 $US/week for 4 weeks =   .......................            200
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                    Total funds required for local operation (estimated) USD 680
Sample Travel Budgets
Obviously, the cost of travel to Manado will depend on where you come from and how you buy your ticket(s). Some items you should include in your travel budget are (estimated costs in $US):
-    Student visa - depends on country; you may have to travel to the embassy................       100 USD
- Ground transport to and from airports (back and forth) ................................................         50 USD
-    Stay in hotel or hostel between flights (back and forth).................................................       100 USD
- Expenses while travelling - food, drink, incidentals (back and forth) ............................       100 USD
-    Flight from your origin to Manado and back:
    - from most locations in North America: min cost = USD1,500; max cost = USD 2,500 
    - from most locations in Europe: max cost: min cost = USD 1,500; max cost = USD 2,500