The cost of living in Paris and the surrounding area is, on average, comparable to other European capitals.
For basic expenses such as rent, food and transportation, a student will need (per month) approximately:
|Housing||€ 650 – € 900|
|Total||€ 1 250 – € 1400|
NOTE : First month’s expenditures might be more costly as it may include:
Students are often entitled to discounts in shops, cinemas, museums, theaters, bookshops, or for transportation, etc.
Remember to show your student card.
Campus Restaurant and Meal Card
A student restaurant located on campus provides affordable meals for students (meals cost approximately €3).
Students can buy restaurant meal cards upon presentation of their student I.D. card. These meal cards are valid in all French university restaurants.