Tuition and Fees

In most programs at Simon Fraser University, international students pay the same fees as domestic students for graduate programs (Masters, Doctoral, Graduate Diploma). 

Most research programs cost $1,694.90 per term or $5,084.70 per year, as of Fall 2013.

Non-degree, exchange and qualifying students, and students who take courses outside of their program requirements will pay the rate per credit hour for the courses in which they enroll (i.e. Undergraduate $170.50 for domestic, and $595.40 for international students; GRAD $255.80 or specialty fee if applicable) in addition to their regular graduate tuition, and mandatory fees payable. For courses in regular graduate programs, the graduate basic per-credit fee will apply.

The following links will take you directly to the list of Graduate Fees 2013–2014 in the SFU Calendar.

International Student Tuition Fee Comparison Chart

University Annual Tuition
Simon Fraser University (Vancouver) $5,000
McGill University (Montreal) $14,500
University of Toronto (Toronto) $16,000
UC Berkeley (USA) $12,000
Cambridge (UK) $19,000
Melbourne (Australia)  $23,000

Fees above are in Canadian dollars. This information has been provided as a guide and is subject to change. Tuition rates can differ between countries, institutions and programs, or due to bilateral agreements.

These figures are based on full-time study in the least-expensive research program and fees for professional and other programs can be significantly higher. Tuition fee information and currency conversion rates are from 2012, and have been rounded.