Study at City
  1. Undergraduate
  2. Postgraduate
  3. Short courses and professional development
  4. Visit us
  1. Funding
  2. Money management
  3. Living expenses
Study at City

Living expenses

The cost of living in London can be high, but if you make your money work for you, you can get the best out of living in the UK’s capital city. You will be rewarded if you spend some time looking at all the options available to you and making your choice based on your needs. The student cost of living varies greatly and depends on your lifestyle choices on things like where you choose to live, how much you spend on things like eating out and leisure activities. Below are some average student costs:

ExpenseAverage per week
Accommodation (Halls) £175
Travel £23
Course materials £10
Personal and leisure £20
Safety net£5
One off cost (bedding, cooking utensils) £1
TV Licence£3

Further information

Find us

City, University of London

Northampton Square

London EC1V 0HB

United Kingdom

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City, University of London is an independent member institution of the University of London. Established by Royal Charter in 1836, the University of London consists of 18 independent member institutions with outstanding global reputations and several prestigious central academic bodies and activities.