Tuition Fees

Tuition fees are variable according to local fab labs.

Global Fab Academy fees are:
Fab Academy Diploma …………………5.000(USD) (currency to be determined by local lab)
Fab Academy individual certificates…… 500(USD) (currency to be determined by local lab)

Fab Academy Europe will charge tuition fees in Euros.
Fix exchange rate of 0.78€ for 2015

Included in the costs:
•  All the basic course materials.
•  14 hours a week of hands-on Fab Lab access and personal instruction.

Local labs will determine different programs for scholarships: Internships, Special programs with other institutions and social organizations.

To apply for a scholarship please send to your local fab lab a letter of intent (no more than 250 words), explaining the conditions and reasons to be the beneficiary of this program.

Payment methods

– Paypal
– Credit Card (visa, master)
– Bank Transfer

Payment Data


Via Bank Transfer

Bank: Santander
Agency: 6784
Address: Via Augusta, 182. CP 08021. Barcelona. Spain
Account title: FAB ACADEMY 2015
Account nº: 0049 6784 31 2716153842
IBAN: ES8800496784312716153842

Make sure that bank transferring SUBJECT is your personal name, and not the person who orders the transfer. Also make sure to select the SWITF instructions code “OUR” when ordering the bank transfer. This means that you have to pay the transfer charges.

Via PayPal
The amount + 3,4% (PayPal transfers costs)

Via Credit Card
Please contact us


Bank of America
West 33rd Street, New York, NY
Swift code: BOFAUS3N
Account title: The Fab Foundation, d/b/a Fab Academy
Account number: 0046 42740070

Account Address:
c/o Sherry Lassiter, Treasurer
Fab Foundation d/b/a Fab Academy
934 Massachusetts Ave, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02139.
Telephone: +1 978 897 0510, +1 617 331 4659

Payment Policies
The 2000€ confirmation fee is non-refundable. The rest of tuition fees may be refunded if the student notifies his/her withdrawal before the start of the course. Fab Academy reserves the right to cancel or postpone the Diploma course due to low number of enrolled students in each lab. In case of cancellation of the Diploma course in specific locations, the full tuition will be refunded without any type of additional compensations. In case of postponement the tuition fee will be refunded to students that applied for it.

The students with unresolved payments to Fab Academy administration or to the local Fab Lab (tuition or material fees) or pending of returning materials belonging to specific Fab Lab (access cards, library books, software licenses or other) will not receive the final Diploma or any official certificate.