Living Costs

Living Costs EMLE Partner Universities (expenses per month on average):

Aix-en-Provence:

Room (student hall): 153 € – 240 €
Room (private): Starting at 400 €
Meals (student restaurant) 165 €
Food 150 €
Books 50 €
Public transportation 20 €
Hygiene and laundry 60 €
Entertainment 60 €
Communication 50 €
Total 750 – 900 €

 
Some prices of basic products (estimates) in EUR:

Non alcoholic drinks 3,50 €
Café 1,60 €
Meal (restaurant) 12 à 20 €
Meal (student restaurant) 3 €
Baguette 0,80 €
Cinema 7,50 €

 


 

Bologna

Single room in a shared apartment 350 € a month + utilities
Shared room in a shared apartment 200-250 € a month + utilities
Food 200 €
Other expenses (books, study material, leisure) 200 – 300 €
Total 750 – 900 €

 

Some prices of basic products (estimates) in EUR:

Pizza + beer in a pizzeria 12 €
Cappuccino + croissant in a café 2 €
Meal in a University canteen 5 – 6 €
Meal in a café (a drink + a sandwich) 5 €
A beer in a pub 4 €
Bus ticket (one-hour validity) 1 €
“City-pass” (bus ticket for 10 trips) 8,50 €
Student monthly bus ticket 24 €
Newly-released film 7 €

 


 

Ghent

Accomodation: student dorms + 407 € per month
Accomodation: private market Starting at 450 €
Food 200 € (lunch menu student rest. + 5 euro)
Copy- and printcard 5 €
Other expenses (books, study material, leisure) 0 €
Total around 650 €

Some prices of basic products (estimates) in EUR:

Bread (600g) 1.95 €
1 kg sugar 0.90 €
1 kg spaghetti 2.00 €
1 litre of milk 0.60 €
250 g of coffee 2.50 €
1 kg potatoes 1.25 €
1 beer in a pub 2.50 €
1 kg oranges 3.85 €
1 kg rice 1.25 €
1-times tramcard 10.00 €
Cinema 6 – 9 €

 


 

Haifa

Room (student hall)
Food
Other expenses (books, study material, leisure) 400 – 500 €
Total

Some prices of basic products (estimates) in EUR:

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.21 €
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.49 €
Cappuccino (regular) 2.67 €
Milk (regular), 1 liter 1.27 €
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 0.97 €
Apples (1kg) 1.98 €
Oranges (1kg) 1.04 €
Potato (1kg) 0.88 €
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.78 €
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.41 €
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 €
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23.78 €
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.33 €

 


Hamburg

Room (shared apartment) 300 – 500 €
Room (student hall) Approx. 350 €
Food 250 – 300 €
Health insurance 80 €
Work/study materials 20 €
Other expenses 150 – 200 €
Total 800 – 1100 €

Some prices of basic products (estimates) in EUR:

1 loaf of bread 2 -3 €
1 kg apples 1.99 €
1 kg potatoes 0.99 €
1 litre milk 0.90 €
1 bottle of mineral water (0,75 Liter) 0.80 €
1 cup of coffee (at a café) 2.50 €
1 glas of beer (at a bar) 4 €
1 pizza (at a restaurant) 10 €
1 ticket for the theatre (reduced fare) 8 – 30 €
prepaid tariffs cell phones 0.10 € per minute and SMS
Meal in mensa 2 – 4 €
Dinner at restaurant 15 € – 30 €
Club entrance 5 – 10 €
Gym membership 35 €
Cinema 6 – 10 €

 


Mumbai

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.85 €
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 2.94 €
Cappuccino (regular) 1.06 €
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 0.33 €
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.22 €
Milk (regular), 1 liter 0.61 €
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 0.31 €
Apples (1kg) 2.12 €
Oranges (1kg) 1.29 €
Potato (1kg) 0.31 €
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.38 €
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.22 €
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.01 €
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 16.43 €
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.95 €

 


Rotterdam

Accommodation (furnished, including (shared or individual) utilities) 500 – 600 €
Daily expenses (food, drinks, clothes, going out, public transport, etc.) 350 €
Insurance 55 €
Books and study materials 100 €
Other expenses 200 €
Total 800 – 1.100 €

Some prices of basic products (estimates) in EUR:

Bicycle (secondhand) 50 – 100 €
Cup of tea or coffee in a café 2.50 €
Cheese sandwich 3 €
Big Mac 3 €
Meal in a typical student restaurant 12.50 €
Cinema 10 €

 


Vienna

Housing 250 – 500 €
Insurance 50 €
Food, personal expenses 220 – 300 €
Vienna public transport 150 € / semester
Utilities (telephone, mail, etc.) 15 – 30 €
Entertainment 50 – 150 €
Books 75 – 150 €
ÖH-Beitrag (Student Association Fee) 17 € / per semester
Total 600 – 800 €

Some prices of basic products (estimates) in EUR:

Milk (1l) 1 €
Tea bags (20-25 bags) 1.50 – 2.50 €
One pound Coffee 4.50 €
Bread (500g) 1 – 3 €
Sugar (1kg) 1 €
Rice (1kg) 2 €
Potatoes 1.70 €

 


Warsaw

Twin room in Sabinki dormitory 100 € per month
Private studio apartment 350– 500 € per month
Room in a student flat 170–230 € per month
Food 150 €
Books and study materials 35–50 €
Mobile 12–25 €
Monthly transport ticket 11 €
Hygiene and laundry 25 €
Entertainment 75 – 150 €
Weekend trips to other Polish destinations 90 – 150 €
Total 500 – 750 €