United States of America

Study expenses

Tuition fees in the USA varies significantly from state to state and among universities. Generally tuition fees falls within $18,000 to $30,000 per annum. This can go up to $50,000 for universities in the north east (New York, Massachusetts, etc.) and west coast (California) part of USA. This difference relates to the educational institutes where public ones are cheaper than private.

In addition to some other expenses such as student services and activities and study needs like books, paper, note books, pens. Sometime, you can buy used books to reduce spending. Costs of books and supplies ranges from $700 to $2,000 per year.

Living and accommodation costs

The cost of living in the United States will vary depending on which region of the United States that you live in and whether you live in an urban, rural, or suburban area. Expenses are between $900to $1,300 per month. This difference depends on different instates rates and student choices between dormitories and private apartments. Also take into consideration other expenses such as electricity, furniture, Internet, Gas and water at the beginning. Generally some students choose shared dormitories to reduce the expenses.

It is recommended to purchase a medical insurance to cover any medical expenses that a student might need while staying in USA such as visiting a doctor. Medical insurance expenses are from $600 to $1,200 per year.