Do you want to study in Austria but don’t have any idea about the cost of living and studying in that country? Well, this post will provide you with all you need to know about living and studying in that beautiful country. Austria is a German speaking country and is situated in Central Europe. It is characterized by its mountain villages, baroque city architecture, Imperial history and rugged alpine terrain.
Cost of studying in Austria
If you want to study in Austria, you can be sure to pay very low tuition fees for your program if you are studying in a public university. Tuition fees for international students usually range from €700 to €1500 per semester. However, you will be required to pay a small fee of approximately 18 EUR per semester to the Student Union.
Cost of living in Austria
The cost of living in Austria is a little bit higher than other European countries. The estimated amount is €700 to €1000 per month, which will cover the cost of accommodation, food, travels, books etc. Here’s the breakdown:
- Accommodation – €250 to €350 per month
- Food (excluding luxuries and tobacco) approx. €240
- Studies and personal requirements (books, culture, recreation): approx. 290 euros
Please note that this is just estimation and may vary depending on your spending habit and study location. For example, accommodation and other living costs may be higher in Vienna and other larger cities than for example in Wr.Neustadt. And, of course, the amount of money you will need greatly depends on how economically you live.
Therefore, it is difficult to say exactly how much money a student in Austria needs per month.