Duke - The Fuqua School of Business

Costs & Financial Aid

Here, you will find basic information about costs, scholarships, and financial aid for the MMS: DKU program; however, for detailed information and to apply for financial aid, visit the Financial Aid website.  

For Students Starting the Program in 2015:

For Non-Chinese Students:

Tuition 48,900 USD
Study Away Fee (includes on-campus housing in Durham, NC) 5,512 USD
Housing in China 1,970 USD
Estimated Other Living Expenses 10,857 USD
Total Cost of Attendance (COA) 67,239 USD

The detailed listing of estimated fees, supplies, and living expenses are available on Fuqua's Financial Aid website.

Study Away Fee includes optional on-campus housing at Duke University, Duke medical insurance, and Student Health fees, and other campus-based services.

Cost of Attendance (COA) is used to calculate your maximum Financial Aid eligibility. Certain expenses and situations may allow you to increase this total COA budget, including having a spouse, child(ren), and/or computer expenses. Many students work out financing arrangements up to the full cost of attendance, but each student must apply for aid to determine their own eligibility.

Tuition Payment Schedule:

Tuition Amount Bursar Due Date
9,780 USD June 13, 2015
19,560 USD August 5, 2015
19,560 USD December 26, 2016


For Chinese Students:

Tuition 160,000 RMB
Study Away Fee (includes on-campus housing in Durham, NC) 34,172 RMB
Housing in China 12,000 RMB
Estimated Other Living Expenses 73,012 RMB
Total Cost of Attendance (COA) 279,184 RMB

Special financial aid will be offered to all Chinese students from mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan to lower the tuition standard to RMB 160,000 per year. Additional scholarships of varying amounts will be available based on academic achievement and family financial circumstances. Applicants will be given an opportunity to submit supplemental financial information.

Study Away Fee includes optional on-campus housing at Duke University, Duke medical insurance, and Student Health fees, and other campus-based services.

Tuition Payment Schedule:

Tuition Amount Bursar Due Date
32,000 RMB June 13, 2015
64,000 RMB August 5, 2015
64,000 RMB December 26, 2016