Study in UK
Cost of Living in UK
Cost of living in UK is amazingly low and affordable for international students who wish to study abroad in UK. It is estimated at £800 to £1200 per month. This amount certainly covers the accommodation cost, books and stationery, travels, food, and so on. The only factor that can alter this expense rate is the student’s way of managing his/her resources.
Admission requirements in UK
For undergraduate courses, a student usually needs to have achieved further education qualifications (such as A-levels, International Baccalaureate, Scottish Higher, or equivalent qualifications from your country) in related subjects.
For Admission to Master’s Degree a UK Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate subject, awarded with first or 2nd-class Honors, or a qualification of an equivalent standard from a university or educational institution in your country is required. Where the US/Canadian marking scheme is used, a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 is required
If English isn’t your first language, the university or college may ask you to take an English language test or show your English language qualifications before you can enroll. This may also be necessary for your visa application.
You may be required to show a result from any of these English tests.
- International English Language Testing Service (IELTS) with score 6 or above depending on the course and institution
- Grade C in Cambridge Proficiency of English or Cambridge Advanced English; Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with score 550 or above.
- NEAB University Entrance Test in English for speakers of other languages at Grade 3.
List of low tuition Universities in the UK
|Name of School||Undergraduate||Postgraduate|
|University of Bedfordshire||£9,600||£9,600|
|Edinburgh Napier University||£10,080||£10,760|
|Queen Margaret University||£10,170||£10,170|
|Robert Gordon University||9,900||£10,000|
|Royal Agricultural University||£9,000||–|
|Cardiff Metropolitan University||£9,700||£10,000|
|Southampton Solent University||£9,785||£10,300|
|Leeds Trinity University||£9,300||£8,500|
|Leeds Metropolitan University||£9,500||£10,100|
|Canterbury Christ Church University||£9,710||£10,510|
|The University of West London||£9,350||£9,950|
Study in Ukraine
Cost of Living in Ukraine
Cost of living in Ukraine is low and affordable for local and international students. It is estimated at $250 to $400. This estimated amount covers
Cost of accommodation, Food, Books, Stationery etc.
Tuition fees in Ukrainian Universities are affordable. It usually ranges from $1500 to $3500 per year for Engineering, Science and Management programs and $3500 to $4000for medical related programs and these tuition fees are very low.
Languages in Ukraine
In Ukraine, the major languages spoken are Russian, German and English.
Low tuition Universities in Ukraine
- ODESSA NATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
- KYIV INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL ACADEMY
- UKRAINIAN MEDICAL STOMATOLOGICAL ACADEMY
(POLTAVA STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY)
- CRIMEA STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
- DONETSK STATE ACADEMY OF MANAGEMENT
- EUROPEAN UNIVERSITY OF FINANCE, INFORMATION SYSTEM AND MANAGEMENT
- KHARKIV INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT
- DONETSK STATE UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS & TRADE
- ODESSA STATE ECONOMICS UNIVERSITY
- KHARKIV NATIONAL MUNICIPAL ACADEMY
- DNIPROPETROVSK NATIONAL METALLURGICAL ACADEMY OF UKRAINE
- KRYVYI RIH TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
- DNIPROPETROVSK NATIONAL MINING UNIVERSITY OF UKRAINE
- IVANO FRANKIVSK STATE UNIVERSITY OF OIL & GAS
- UKRAINIAN STATE ACADEMY OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING DNIPROPETROVSK
- VINNITSA NATIONAL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
- SEVASTOPOL NATIONAL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
- SEVASTOPOL NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF NUCLEAR ENERGY & INDUSTRY
- ZAPOROZHYE STATE ENGINEERING ACADEMY
- ZAPOROZHYE STATE TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
- KIROVOGRAD TATE TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
- DONBASS MINING & METALLURGICAL UNIVERSITY
- LVIV NATIONAL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
- NATIONAL SHIPBUILDING UNIVERSITY O UKRAINE
- UKRAINIAN STATE ACADEMY OF TELECOMMUNICATION ODESSA
- NATIONAL UNIVERSITY O WATER MANAGEMENT & NATURAL RESOURCES RIVNE
- KHERSON STATE TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
- TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY OF PODILLYA
- PRYAZOVSKYI STATE TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
Study in Germany
Cost of Living in Germany as an international student
Did you want to study free in Germany? But you need to know that education is not completely free in Germany as students will have to plan for their own living expenses. It is estimated at 600euros which covers the cost of accommodation, food, travels, books, stationeries, health care, registration fees etc. So, in one year the estimated cost of living is put at 8000 euro. This is an estimate amount; it could be more or less. It depends on the individual involved since different people have different lifestyles.
Also, you must obtain a visa. But before it is granted, you will need to show proof that you can afford to take care of yourself while studying in the country.
Two ways of doing this are;
- Open a German blocked account to the tune of 8000euro
- Present a sponsor’s letter obtained from a friend or relative in Germany who’s willing to take care of your living expenses in Germany.
Please, kindly visit a German embassy in your home country to get more information on how to obtain a visa.
Top Universities in Germany
Technische Universitat Munchen (TUM) (Technical University of Munich)
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU) (LMU Munich)
Freie Universitat Berlin
Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin
Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen
American Universities in Germany
Jacobs University Bremen
Schiller International University Germany
Touro College Berlin – The American College in Berlin
German Universities operates on low Tuition fees like 500 euros/semester though fees may be higher in private universities. Most of the courses taught are in German language. As an international student, you may begin to worry about this. It is good to let you know that there are increasing numbers of English courses taught also. There are about 70 Universities and about 10% of them are in top 200 when it comes to international rankings (worldwide ranking).