While planning to study in UK, it is important that you keep in mind all the different kinds of expenditure you will incur during your stay here. You need to be sure that you have sufficient funds to support yourself.
The monthly expenses that you would incur would be around £800 – £1000 per month. However a lot depends on your personal choice of lifestyle.
Here is the list of all those areas where you will incur expenses along with some useful advice.
It is very important that you get a place to stay near the college. This will not only save your valuable time but also money in travelling. For more advice on accommodation, please visit our student accommodation page.
Croydon is known for excellent places to eat. However, while eating out can be expensive, you can save a considerable amount by buying grocery from supermarkets like Sainsburys, TESCO etc.
Transportation is slightly expensive in the UK, which is why it is recommended that you live near the college or school. Buses and Trams and Trains are the cheapest mode of transport and there are an excellent services in Croydon.
Besides this you should be prepared to spend a bit on other things like utility bills, books, clothes and entertainment.