The Cost of College Around the World

Explore the map below to see how college costs
stack up in different countries around the world.

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UNITED STATES

Average annual tuition fee
Public college: $8,202

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CANADA

Average annual tuition fee
Public college: $4,939

UNITED KINGDOM

Average annual tuition fee
Public college: $12,414

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FRANCE

Average annual tuition fee
Public college: $217

Switzerland

Average annual tuition fee
Public college: $1,168

Germany

Average annual tuition fee
Public college: $0

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Netherlands

Average annual tuition fee
Public college: $2,420

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China

Average annual tuition fee
Public college: $3,300–$9,900

Australia

Average annual tuition fee
Public college: $4,763

South Korea

Average annual tuition fee
Public college: $4,578

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Japan

Average annual tuition fee
Public college: $5,228

Top-ranked university

MIT
No. 30
worldwide

Average annual tuition

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Population

Total
population
391.93
MILLION
Student
population
0 MILLION

Cost of living index

77.23
No. 24
worldwide

Notes: *Some colleges charge a semester contribution fee of about $300 or less

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