Cost of living

Coût de la vieThe cost of living for a student staying in the French Community of Belgium is approximately 600 to 700 € per month.

Some examples of price:

  • Monthly university accommodation on campus costs on average 270 € (+ utilities) and a room in the private sector ranges from 280 € to 340 € (+ utilities).
  • Train ticket (Brussels - Namur) : 8 €
  • Eating out downtown Namur : 15 € per meal
  • University canteen: 4€-5 € 
  • Bread - 800 gr. : 2,2 €
  • 1,5 liters of water : 0,50 €
  • 1 liter of milk : 0,95 €
  • 1 chocolate bar (45gr)  : 0,80 €    
  • Sandwich : 1,80 € - 3,5 €
  • Cinema ticket : 7 €
  • Glass of beer (pub/bar): 1,5 € - 4 €