Undergraduate Study

Living costs

Typcical term-time living costs (32 weeks) for a first year UK student living in University accommodation can be found below:

Student A – living in catered accommodation

Catered accommodation for students based in Exeter 2017/18
(term-time costs only – 32 weeks per year)

Accommodation Average £209 per week for 32 weeks £6,685
Books and equipment   £300
Food – lunches, coffees, etc Approx £20 per week for 32 weeks £640
Clubs and societies   £300
Clothing   £250
TV licence   £145
Travel home   £200
Toiletries and haircuts   £150
Telephone and internet   £250
Social life Approx £35 per week £1,120
House deposit for next year   £400
TOTAL £10,450

 

Student B – living in self-catered accommodation

Self-catered accommodation for students based in Exeter 2017/18
(term-time costs only – NB generally, rent is payable for 40/44 weeks of the year)

Accommodation Average £140 per week for 40 weeks £5,600
Books and equipment   £300
Food – all food Approx £35 per week for 32 weeks £1,120
Clubs and societies   £300
Clothing   £250
TV licence   £145
Travel home   £200
Toiletries and haircuts   £150
Telephone and internet   £250
Social life  Approx £35 per week £1,120
House deposit for next year   £400
TOTAL £9,855