The given expense estimates are subject to change. Personal expenses are completely dependent upon the individual. TTU provides high-end estimates using information provided by the program, and costs will vary according to individual spending habits.

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The following listing represents the Spring Budget Sheet for Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

Spring Budget Sheet for Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Spring Budget Sheet for Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Budget Item Texas Resident
Education Abroad Fee (Non-Refundable) *   $200.00
International Health Insurance *   $337.00
Billable subtotal:  $537.00
Program Provider - Program Tuition   $7,620.00
Program Provider - Program Fee   $3,000.00
Passport   $160.00
Visa   $0.00
Minimum Amount in Bank Account Required for Visa   $5,100.00
Airfare   $1,600.00
Local Transportation   $300.00
International Student ID Card   $28.00
Meals   $1,700.00
Course Books and Materials   $160.00
Personal Expenses   $2,600.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $22,268.00
Total Financial Aid Eligibility: $22,805.00
Program Dates: January 13-May 22, 2020
Credits to be completed: 12 hours at a rate of £6,200
Program fee includes housing at Beaverbank Place in a single private room with a kitchen and bathroom. Includes at 50 POUND deposit,  estimated at 140 POUNDS weekly per the length of the program. Students can select to live on campus or at a different housing location. Housing choice will determine price of housing.  
U.S. citizens will apply for the Short Term Student Route visa, and will apply on arrival to the UK. There is no fee for this. Required amount is based on $1,700 per month of the program, as defined by the UK government.

Updated 9/27/19
* Billable item

For information about how federal financial aid applies to study abroad, please visit the Financial Resources tab on the TTU Study Abroad website:

For specific questions about your federal financial aid, scholarships, or other financial benefits that apply to educational expenses, students can meet with Ms. Nikki Nordell in the TTU Financial Aid Office. To schedule an appointment, email and include your R number in the body of the email.

For specific questions about your military benefits such as the Hazlewood Act or G.I. Bill, please contact the TTU Military & Veterans Program department for assistance:

For information about setting up a payment plan for the charges placed on your TTU Student Business Services account (billable subtotal), contact TTU Student Business Services: For students participating on an affiliate or exchange program, please contact the program provider or university directly about payment plan availability.

Jan 13, 2020