How much money it costs to live + Fee?

Asked by Steven Manohar over 1 year ago

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Jim Anderson

Jim Anderson

Investment Banking Associate at JPMorgan Chase & Co

I know it’s a bit difficult to find the overall expense of studying in a country. Don’t worry. I have created a list of general expenses that you can expect in some of the most popular study abroad destinations like the USA, UK, Canada, and Australia. 


Cost of Living in USA

Register SEVIS - $350

Application for student visa - $160

Accomodation Rent - $600 - $1000/month

Food - $350 - $500/month

Travelling - $500 - $1000

Miscellaneous - $500 - $1000/month

Textbooks & study material - $500-$1000/annum

Health Insurance - $1500 to $2500/year


Cost of Living in UK

Fees for Visa Application               348 GBP (INR 35,800)

Housing                                     500 GBP (INR 51,400)/ month

Transportation            150-200 GBP (INR 15,400 to INR 19,800) / month

Food                                    150-200 GBP (INR 14,800 to INR 20,500) / month

Clothing and Leisure        50 GBP (INR 5,100) / month

Telephone and Mobile         50 GBP (INR 5,100) / month

 

Cost of Living in Canada

Flight Expense        INR 1,00,000- 2,00, 000/- per flight

Study Permit Fees        $150 (INR 11,123)

Work Permit Fees        $155 (INR 11,493) 

IELTS test Fees              INR 14,700

Accommodation        CAD 5,000 – CAD 10,000(INR 2,67,000-INR 5,39,000) per annum

Travel Costs        CAD 80 – CAD 110 (INR 4,300-INR 6,000) per month

Health Insurance        CAD 300-CAD 800 (INR 17,000-INR 44,000)

Food        CAD 300- CAD 400 [17,508 INR-23,344] (monthly)

Entertainment        CAD 750 [43,770 INR] (monthly)

 

 

Cost of living in Australia


Accommodation                                963 USD


Groceries                                       170-240 USD


Food Items                                 300 - 400 AUD 


Gas & Electricity                          100-200 USD


Public Transport                            104.52 USD


Internet                                         80 - 200 USD

 

As I said, all the costs are average. The amount may vary depending on the region you are living in. 


Let me know if this helped and if you want any more information from my end. 


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