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Living expenditure as a student

You should expect to pay the following expenses during your stay in Germany:

  • living expenses (rent, food, clothing, books, telephone, …)
  • semester contribution
  • health insurance
  • possible tuition fees

Average prices:

 

Rent and utilities € 300-350
Food and drink € 165
Clothing € 52
Learning materials € 30
Car and public transportation € 82
Health insurance, medical costs, medicine € 66
Telephone, internet, TV

Recreation, culture, sports

€ 33

€ 68

Total approx.
€ 800

Prices:

1 loaf of bread 2,- Euro
1 kg apples      1,99 Euro
1 kg potatoes 0,99 Euro
1 liter milk       0,90 Euro
1 bottle of mineral water (0,75 Liter) 0,80 Euro
1 cup of coffee (at a café)       2,50 Euro
1 glas of beer (at a bar)           3,- Euro
1 pizza (at a restaurant)           4,- to 6,- Euro
1 lunch (at student restaurant) about 2,50 Euro
1 pair of shoes 30,- to 100.- Euro
1 t-shirt            10,- to 50,- Euro
1 pair of jeans  30,- to 100,- Euro
1 ticket for the movies (reduced fare) 6,- Euro
1 ticket for the theatre (reduced fare) 6,- to 30,- Euro
1 entrance into a museum (reduced fare) 2,- to 8,- Euro