Programme Fee

The overall programme fee is 28,820 EUR, payable in two instalments. The programme fee covers teaching, including teaching materials, supervision and thesis defence, catering and refreshments during coffee breaks on class days, and transportation organized by IACA between accommodation designated by IACA and the class venue. All other arrangements and associated costs, not covered by the above stated fees, such as, travel and accommodation, medical insurance/treatment, and subsistence during studies are Student’s responsibility.

In some countries and jurisdictions, educational expenses can be tax deductible. Please check with your national tax authority.


IACA is offering the following discounts on the MACS 2019 programme fee:

  • 10 %     for passport holders from IACA’s Parties
  • 15 %     for (registered) IACA Alumni
  • 20 %     for passport holders from IACA’s Parties which contribute(d) financially to IACA’s general budget anytime between 1 January of the preceding calendar year and the day of the registration/application for the respective programme/activity.*

* Afghanistan, Argentina, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Chile, China, Egypt, Georgia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Korea, Kuwait, Liechtenstein, Malaysia, Mongolia, Russian Federation.

This scheme remains valid until revocation. It may be modified or superseded by later schemes at any time. Read more.

Application Fee

A non-refundable application fee of 100 EUR shall be paid by all applicants, including those who apply for a scholarship. See Guidelines for the Application Procedure for payment information.


IACA offers a limited number of scholarships for students from Least Developed Countries as defined by the United Nations. These highly competitive scholarships are merit based and fully or partially cover the programme fee, travel, and accommodation expenses.

Individual Sponsorship

Companies, organizations, and public-sector entities often provide financial support or grant educational leave to their employees to continue their education. IACA will work with applicants who have submitted their application in preparing a sponsorship proposal for their employers or potential donors.

Projected Costs

See the projected costs for the MACS 2019 programme here.