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Living costs in the Netherlands can vary considerably. In general, living costs for a single student are around € 400- €800 per month, accommodation excluded. 

During your stay in Amsterdam, you can expect to spend between €900 and €1,400 per month on living expenses. This includes rent but not tuition fees.

Costs are roughly as followed:

  • visa/residence permit (if not EU national): €325, one-time fee
  • accommodation: €400 - €800 per month
  • general living expenses: €400 - €500 per month
  • insurance: €35 - €100 per month
  • books: €50 - €100 per month
  • public transport (optional): €40 - €100