Living Expenses

Living ExpensesStudents can expect to spend between 800 euros and 1100 euros per month. The expenses include food, public transportation, books, clothes, housing and insurance. Please be aware that the tuition fee is not included in this amount. For detailed information about the amount of the tuition fee, please see ‘tuition fee’ in the menu.

One third of these expenses will go to the rent of your room. The rent of a room varies between 300 euro – 600 euro per month. Another third of your income will go to food. You can eat in pubs, but the cheapest way is to cook yourself or together with roommates. The remaining third of your expenses will go towards insurances, books, travel and leisure.

More information about daily expenses can be found on the website of studyinholland.

Student discounts
Students can get discounts at various bars, restaurants, hairdressers, museums and cinemas. In most cases you need to show your student card to get the discount. You will receive the student card in September.

Students Sports card
On the website of Sportiom you can find more information (in Dutch) about the sport facilities at Sportiom. Students of HAS University of Applied Sciences can sport at Sportiom with a student discount. To obtain this card you need to show your student card of HAS University of Applied Sciences. You can contact international@has.nl if wish to obtain more information.