Countries With Free College 2021

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Anyone who lives in the United States and other areas with college tuition costs knows just how expensive attending a higher education institute can be. A student can spend tens or even hundreds of thousands of dollars to attend college, offset with grants and scholarships. However, many of these students have to take on student loans, paying hundreds of dollars each month over a long period of time to fund their education.

However, there are countries where there is no cost for attending college. Many of these countries are democratic socialist states. Residents of these nations can receive their education for free along with other essential services provided by the government, such as health care. Residents from the United States and other countries with high college tuition costs study abroad to take advantage of these opportunities.

These countries offer free tuition to its own residents, but several countries offer free tuition to international students. In many cases, college courses are available for free, but they are taught only in the country’s native language. All nations that offer free college to international students are:

Countries With Free College 2021

Country Free Tuition (Citizens) Free Tuition (International Students) Population 2021
ArgentinaYes45,605,826
AustriaYes9,043,070
BrazilYesYes, but classes are taught in Portuguese.213,993,437
Czech RepublicYesFree tuition in the Czech language, not free in other languages.10,724,555
DenmarkYes5,813,298
EgyptYes104,258,327
FinlandYesYes5,548,360
FranceYesAvailable to all European Union (EU) citizens.65,426,179
GermanyYesYes83,900,473
GreeceYesYes, but classes are taught in Greek.10,370,744
IcelandYesYes343,353
KenyaYesFree public tuition for high-scoring secondary school students.54,985,698
LuxembourgYesYes634,814
MalaysiaYes32,776,194
MoroccoYes37,344,795
NorwayYesYes, but living expenses are high.5,465,630
PanamaYesYes4,381,579
PolandYes37,797,005
SloveniaYesAvailable to all EU citizens.2,078,724
SpainYes46,745,216
SwedenYesAvailable to all EU citizens. Ph.D. programs are tuition-free.10,160,169
TurkeyYes85,042,738
United KingdomYes68,207,116
UruguayYes3,485,151

Countries With Free College 2021