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 250 euros
Food and general expenses 350 euros
Health insurance approximately 80 euros
University fees (social security contribution, semester ticket) 252.41 euros
Book and materials approximately 70 euros
Total approximately 1,000 per month or 12,000 per year

Please note that single individuals have to give proof of a minimum income of 725 euros per month or 8,700 euros per year in order to be eligible for an extension of their residence permit.