Those interested in pursuing doctoral programmes may want to look at Estonia. What is atractive about these courses is the fact that they do not have any tuition fees. The Country also boasts a close network between institutes and universities within and outside Estonia. Popular programmes include healthcare, media and film. Tuition costs work out at around euro 3000 a year and euro 400 a month for living expenses. Interested students can log on to smartestonia.ee,archemedes.ee/english/contact.htm
Another country with no tuition fees and one that invests substantially in research is Finland. Its 20 universities offer close to a hundred degree programmes delivered in English.