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Updated on Jan 29, 2020. Posted on Jan 21, 2020

Guess How Much A College Education Costs Around The World And Try Not To Cry

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  1. About how much does a university education in the United Kingdom cost per year?

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    Wrong! 

    As of 2015, in the UK average university tuition fees are £6,000 (about $9,000 USD).

    Tuition is capped by the government, so it generally does not exceed £9,250 per year.

  2. About how much does a public university in Japan cost per year?

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    As of 2016, public universities in Japan typically cost 931,235 yen (about $8,471.44 USD).

    According to data compiled from Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology and reported by the Asian Students Cultural Association & Benesse Corp.

  3. About how much does a public university in Russia cost per year?

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    According to the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, the average tuition fee at Russian universities varies from 121,000 to 770,000 roubles ($1,860–$11,846 USD).

    Prices can range depending on the region, university, and area of study.

  4. About how much does a public university in Mexico cost per year?

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    Wrong! 

    According to World Education News + Reviews, as of 2019, tuition fees at public universities range from $378 USD to $818 USD per year.

    Tuition fees at private universities can range from $1,636 USD to $16,353 USD per year.

  5. About how much does a public university in China cost per year?

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    According to World Education News + Reviews, as of 2019, tuition fees at a public university could cost around 5,000–6,000 yuan ($711–$854 USD) a year.

    The top-rated universities in China are public institutions, which have government funding and lower tuition costs.

  6. About how much does a public university in the United Arab Emirates cost per year?

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    According to World Education News + Reviews, as of 2019, students in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, can pay anywhere between $10,000 USD and $19,000 USD for their undergraduate degree.

  7. About how much does a university education in Sweden cost per year?

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    A 2017 study by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development found that university tuition was free.

    However, 85% of Swedish students graduate from universities with debt. While the tuition is free, the cost of living is high, and most students are expected to pay their own way while in school.

  8. About how much does a public university in Egypt cost per year?

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    Wrong! 

    According to World Education News + Reviews, as of 2019, tuition fees at a public university even for non-Egyptian students were only $1,000 per year (presumably, it would be cheaper for Egyptian students).

    Egypt has relatively low tuition fees at public universities compared with many other Arab nations (though private universities may still be costly).

  9. About how much does a university education in Canada cost per year?

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    A 2017 study by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development found that students in Canada pay an average of $4,939 a year for college.

  10. About how much does a university education in South Korea cost per year?

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    A 2017 study by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development found that students in South Korea pay an average of $4,578 a year for college.

  11. About how much does a university education in Chile cost per year?

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    A 2017 study by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development found that students in Chile pay an average of $7,654 a year for college.

  12. About how much does a public university in the United States cost per year?

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    Wrong! 

    According to data collected by College Board and analyzed by 24/7 Wall St., for the 2017–2018 academic year, the price of tuition, fees, room, and board was $21,370 at public institutions.

    At private institutions, the price of tuition, fees, room, and board was $48,510.

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