COST OF LIVING
AN AFFORDABLE MAJOR CITY
When considering your study location, cost of living is an important element of the decision making process. As an international student this is even more critical as you balance the cost of fees and travel from home, as well as your living costs whilst studying.
The great news is that Manchester offers an affordable big city experience, allowing you to budget accordingly. In fact, in 2020, Manchester ranked 1st in the UK for student affordability (Natwest Student Living Index), beating Liverpool, Leicester and Birmingham.
Below you will find indicative costs for living and learning in Manchester. These are guidelines only and will depend on your personal preferences.