Cost of living

The cost of living for students in Konstanz is approximately 760 euro per month.

The 21st Social Survey of the German National Association for Student Affairs (Deutsches Studierendenwerk) has identified the following average monthly living cost in Konstanz.

Rent (including utilities) 352 euro
Food 168 euro
Clothing, laundry, personal hygiene 42 euro
Learning materials (books, copies)  20 euro
Health insurance, medical care, medicine 80 euro
Phone, Internet, broadcasting fees 31 euro
Leisure time, culture and sports 61 euro
Total 754 euro

Additional Costs (per semester)

Re-registration at the university 160 euro
Studi-Ticket 53.80 euro
Additional VHB Upgrade (public transportation ticket), if you do not live in Konstanz 55.50 euro
Total 269.30 euro

Please be aware of the following:

At the beginning of your studies and every semester, you will require more money than usual since you might be purchasing the Studi-Ticket or learning materials etc.