Cost of Student life in Russia Updated for 2018

Cost of Student Life in Russia. Prices in Russia Updated for 2018!

Whether you are coming for enjoying FIFA 2018 or for study Moscow and St. Petersburg are the most favorite destination to explore. Monthly cost of life in Russia as compared to US, London, UK and other countries is very cheap.

All people think about this question that How much do you need for life in Russia ? Well saving money is very important for our students and when it comes to Russia, prices in Russia are about USD 200 to USD 250 to live here as students in modest environment

Students in Russia get the elite class education in just USD 3000 to 5000 per year in best State universities (Check Fees of Russian State Universities for 2018 Whereas the daily life prices in Moscow and daily life prices in Saint Petersburg is only around USD 200 .

Price of Daily life Items in Russia 2018

Plan your plan budget as per these latest prices in Russia. This price is last updated on 15th  March, 2018 for average price estimates. [caret_list]

  • Average Tuition Fee US $1500- $3500
  • Accommodation per month US $100  to US $ 300 as per your living style
  • Pack of a Cigarette in Moscow or Saint Petersburg is about US$ 1  to  $ 3
  •  Internet pacakge per month US $ 10 to US $ 15
  • Daily Menu US $ 3 to US $12
  • Utilities per month ( Studio Apartment) US $150
  • Moscow Metro 1 month smart card US $ 65
  • Used Cars ( 1300 cc )  about 5 to 10 years old model is from US $ 3000 to $ 7000
  • New Cars  ( 1300 cc) from about US $ 8000 to $ 20000  ( More you can check car deals in Russia here )
  • Car fuel/ litre  US $ 0.5
  • Movie Ticket about US $ 3 t0 $ 10
  • Hermitage Ticket about US $ 10
  • Fruits per kg  US$ 1 to $2
  • Mcdonalds Meal in Moscow or Saint Petersburg is about US $ 1 to  $5
  • Milk per litre  less than US $ 1
  • Dozen Eggs  about US $ 1.2
  • Water Bottle  ( 1.5 litres )  about US$ 0.5
  • Rice per Kg  US$ 1
  • Gym fee per month  US $ 25 to $ 34
  • Bottle of Wine / Beer US $ 8 to $ 20 or even more
  • Pair of Jeans ( Denim of Levis  )  US $ 80 to $ 100[/caret_list]

Prices for Student Accommodations in Russia

The shared hostel accommodations in state universities hostels starts from only US 50 to 80 per month. Usually 3 to 6 students share the dormitory rooms.

Accommodation in Moscow

In case you are more privacy concerned and willing to spend well for the living standards, then private home stay is the best option.  A normal shared room rent in Moscow and Saint Petersburg is about USD 100  to 150 per month.

The prices in the elite and expensive areas start from $1000 (per month) and goes quite high for the furnished ones.

The shared rooms and apartments are well suited when you are with the pack of  friends or known communities. You can make good arrangements in about $500 to $800 for shared accommodations in the suburbs of main cities.

Cost of Getting Around in Russia

Spending your student life in Russia is a wonderful opportunity for getting around in Russia. Annual charges for traveling card of Metro usually cost $400 to $500.

Enjoy the marvelous tourist spots in Russia at about $ 2 a day with metros!

Saving some Money for Emergencies

Other than your running expenses, the foreign students should make some safe deposits  for emergencies.

Although health insurance is a must need to study in Russia and RIBTTES provides free health insurance for students in Russia but you should be having at least $500 saved with you for serious illnesses, emergencies or to travel back to your country.

To fully enjoy your student life in Russia, you should have a fair knowledge of what you are going to face in the foreign country and at what cost!” Book Complete Student Package and  Stay Safe in Russia !