The cost of living here in Birmingham is low when compared to some other major cities like London, Edinburgh and Manchester. In a recent study Birmingham scored within the top 10 of most cost effective cities for students.

Of course, the cost of living in the UK will depend on a number of factors such as the type of accommodation you have, the amount you spend on food, travel, clothing and social activities.

Find out some typical living costs when studying here at Birmingham.

In addition, UKCISA, an independent charity has more information to help you plan and manage your money for your studies in the UK.

Please note that UKCISA is not a funding organisation so cannot offer any scholarships or funding.