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. It is not wise to solely
rely on your part-time job to cover your living expenses in UK.
Whereas part time jobs may be a welcome income, it is important
that you have sufficient funds to cover your living expenses
without the help of any job as well.
The monthly expenses that
you would incur in Reading would be around £500 - £600 per
month. However a lot depends on your personal choice of
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
Reading is known for excellent places to eat.
However whereas eating out can be expensive, you can save a
considerable amount by buying grocery from supermarkets like
Transportation is slightly expensive in the
UK, which is why it is recommended that you live near college.
Buses are the cheapest mode of transport and there is an
excellent bus service in Reading.
Besides this you should be prepared to spend a bit on other
things like utility bills, books, clothes and entertainment.