Prospective student

Registration and Conditions

The following deadlines must be respected, even if you have not completed your studies or obtained your final diploma.

The completed registration request must arrive at the Registration Services by:

  • April 30 to be registered in the fall semester of the current year 
  • November 30 to be registered in the spring semester of the current year. 

 For foreign students

 It is necessary to request the visa at least 3 months before the beginning of the courses.

 If this deadline is not respected, it is possible that the migration authorities are unable to process your application for your entry to Switzerland.

Administrative fees

There is no administrative fee for holder of Swiss diploma.

A fee of CHF 100.- is charged for an application made on the basis of a foreign diploma. This amount is deducted from the first semester tuition fees for students admitted to UniNE.

Tuition fees 

  • CHF 515 per semester for residents in Switzerland
  • CHF 790 per semester for non-residents

Payment period

  • September 30 for the fall semester
  • February 28th for the spring semester

Student budget

The answer to this question vary widely depending on the circumstances of each student. However, you will find an indicative budget to the "Costs and funding" on the website of the University of Neuchatel.

Foreign students who need a visa must be able to present financial guarantees authorities for the period of their studies.
For more information please contact the migration service.