Liverpool is one of the most cost effective student cities in the UK and with our competitive tuition fees, scholarship package and comparatively low cost of living, we offer an affordable student experience at a high quality, world renowned institution.
We estimate that you will need between £6,000 and £8,000 per year for your daily living expenses including accommodation, food and local travel. Of course your actual living costs will vary according to your lifestyle.
It is important to budget your money carefully. The below table gives you some examples that demonstrate current living costs per month.
|Accommodation||£300 - £540|
|Travel (bus/trains/taxis)||£0 - £80|
|Food||£50 - £200|
|Mobile phone||£5 - £30|
|Leisure/entertainment||£30 - £100|
|Study costs (books, photocopying)||£10 - £20|
|Laundry||£0 - £20|
|Household bills||£0 - £72|
|Gym membership||£15 - £30|
|Approx Monthly Living Costs||£410 - £1,092|
Please be aware that these costs are approximate and can vary considerably depending on your lifestyle and choice of accommodation. Tip: use sites such as Money Supermarket to shop around for the best deals.
To get tips from current students on how to budget, you can visit their blog pages our My Liverpool Story website.