Costs

In this section we provide an estimate of the minimum costs for accommodation and living expenses for students at RWTH Aachen University:

Monthly Expenditure Minimum Costs per Month
Accommodation approximately 250 euros
Food and general expenses approximately 350 euros
Health insurance approximately 80 euros
University fees (social security contribution, semester ticket) (share per month) 42 euros
Book and materials approximately 70 euros
Total approximately 792 euros per month

Please note that single individuals have to give proof of a minimum income of 659 euros per month at the immigration office in Aachen in order to be eligible for an extension of their residence permit. (As of January 24, 2017)

In order to apply for an entry visa, please note the requirements / information of the consulates on the monthly minimum income.