How much do students spend while they stay in Melbourne

Students on an average spend A$ 300-400  on accommodation

1. Rent

Students expenditure on food averages from A$15- 20. Most students opt to cook themselves.

2. Food

A$ 144 is the monthly cost for your travel card which helps you travel by train.


A dinner might cost anything between A$ 50- A$90 and a movie ticket will cost A$20.

4. Entertainment

Students need to purchase a mandatory overseas student health cover costing A$ 500.

5. Healthcare