Cost of Living
It is important that you understand the budget required, and are financially prepared for full-time undergraduate studies in NUS.
The annual costs below have been derived based on a conservative estimate for a reasonably comfortable lifestyle, excluding the vacation period. The actual amount could be higher or lower depending on each student’s expenditure and lifestyle
| On-Campus accommodation (single/double occupancy)*
|| S$2,800 to S$5,500
| Personal expenses
| Transportation within Singapore
| Average cost of books / supplies
| Total estimated costs excluding accommodation
| Total estimated costs including accommodation
* Students are responsible to source for their own accommodation in Singapore. Off campus accommodation are available at market rates, and students will need to independently source for such accommodation.
- All amounts stated are in Singapore dollars
- The costs are calculated on an annual basis, excluding the vacation period