Office of the Bursar / Payment Notice

Payment Notice

SAIU has appointed student recruiting agents to conduct interviews and approach prospective students to join one or more programs of the University.  The applicant is hereby notified to follow the information on this website with respect to payment of tuition and fees.  Any representation made that does not conform to what is stated herein must be disregarded by the Applicant.  The applicant is further notified that all payments must be made directly and only to the University as per the instructions provided by the University. The University is not responsible for any payments made otherwise.  The University does not charge any additional capitation fees or donations that are not listed on this official website. 

Office of the Bursar / Indian Initiative

Indian Student Initiative

SAISOM has launched its Pre-Medical campus in Bangalore, India.  To support this initiative the following combined program rates are offered to Indian applicants:

Pre-Medical Sciences: In Suriname or India

Basic Sciences: In Suriname

Clinical Sciences: In Suriname or India

Tuition is fixed at $75,000 (50 Lakhs *) excluding living expenses and Travel costs.

Pre-Medical Sciences: In Suriname or India

Basic Sciences: In Suriname

Clinical Sciences: Canada, USA, Netherlands

Tuition is $99,000 (66 Lakhs *) excluding living expenses and other costs.  Students have to budget for higher living expenses.

(*) SAISOM may adjust INR price based on exchange rates.

OFFICE OF THE BURSAR: Information on total cost of attendance (COA)

COST OF ATTENDANCE (TRACK I )
(TRACK I = Clinical Medicine in the Caribbean/South Africa/Asia)
Pre-Med Basic Clinical Total
Sciences Sciences Medicine COA
Track I (*) Track I (*)
TUITION AND FEES
Number of Semesters 3 x 16 weeks 5 x 16 weeks 6 x 12 weeks
1 academic year 2 academic years 2 academic years 5 academic years
Full time Tuition (per Semester) $3,900 $4,900 $6,900
Program Tuition $11,700 $24,500 $41,400 $77,600
LIVING EXPENSES
Room & Board (R&B) $850/mo $850/mo $850/mo (**)
Other Living Expenses $100/mo $100/mo $100/mo (**)
Health Insurance $360/year $360/year $360/year
Malpractice Insurance
Living exp per sem (*) $3,920 $3,920 $2,940
Living exp program $11,760 $19,600 $17,640 $49,000
OTHER FEES
Application Fee $100
Immigration Fee $500
Student Government $40 $40
Seat Reservation (Deposit only) $100
Graduation Fee $200
Total other Fees $640 $240 $880
OTHER EXPENSES
Text Books $750 $1,250
Laptop $750
Travel Expenses $1,000 $1,000
Other $1,000
Total Other Expenses $1,750 $3,000 $1,000 $5,750
Total Cost of Attendance (COA) $133,230
(5 years)
COST OF ATTENDANCE (TRACK II )
(TRACK II = Clinical Medicine in North America/Europe)
ALL COSTS AS ABOVE
ADD'L COSTS TRACK II:
ROTATIONS $24,000
LIVING EXPENSE $12,000
TRAVEL EXPENSE $4,000
INSURANCE $2,000
Total Additional $42,000 $42,000
Total Cost of Attendance TRACK II $175,230
(*) Track I - Clinical Medicine in Suriname/Caribbean/Asia
(+) Track II - Clinical Medicine in North America/Europe
(**) Living Expenses can vary depending on location
(++) Malpractice Insurance is required for Track II