Living in Singapore
Like cost of education, living expenses are low in Singapore as compared to other study abroad destinations but it has high standard of living. Your cost of living while studying abroad in Singapore will include your expenses on accommodation, food, groceries, books and travel. While studying in Singapore, you can opt for following accommodation options:
|Type of Accommodation||Estimated Cost for Accommodation per Month|
|University’s Halls of Residence||S$ 155 – S$800 approximately|
|Boarding School||S$ 6,000 – S$15,000 approximately per academic year|
|Private Hostel||S$750 approximately|
|Room in Public Housing||S$300 – S$600 approximately|
|Whole Unit in Public Housing||S$1000 – S$2000 approximately|
|Room in Private Housing||S$800 – S$1,200 approximately|
|Whole Unit in Private Housing||S$1,000 and more approximately|
Public Housing in Singapore refers to government-subsidised flats (HDB flats) developed by the Housing and Development Board (HDB).
Hence, an average cost of living in Singapore is S$750 to S$2,000 approximately per month.