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Students should allow £10,234 – £17,286 per year (43 weeks) for living expenses

Below is a guideline weekly amount for London expenses (updated as of April 2022):

If students are in Financial Hardship they should contact student services.


Other things to consider when planning your budget:

  • tuition fees
  • bed linen, crockery, cutlery, etc. (if renting)
  • insurance
  • for students who require a VISA national countries – police registration (£34), VISA renewal (from £475) and the Health Surcharge (£470 per year)
  • travel to/from non-term time address e.g. flights, train, ferry and transfers, quarantine/self-isolation or testing costs (if in effect – check gov guidance)


If you would like help working out your budget for the academic year, please speak to a Student Adviser.


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