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What is the cost of living in Australia for international students?

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    Swinburne University of Technology

    Swinburne University of Technology

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    Official estimation on how much you normally spend a year in Australia is $21,000, but this really varies on where you live and how you decide to budget things. So for me, I live in Melbourne, where Swinburne is located, and I live in this city, and I move around in the city a lot. And for me, the cost of public transport is actually free. And I spent around 17,000 a year.

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    Swinburne University of Technology

    Swinburne University of Technology

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    My current cost today is around $200 per week and for food, I spend around $70 to $100 per week and for the utilities, electricity and the phone bill together I spent in around $30 per week.

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    IDP Education

    IDP Education

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    Hello, everyone. Australian living costs set by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and it is twenty-one thousand forty-one Australian dollars per year. And this living cost varies from one city to another city, as few cities in Australia are pretty expensive and a few cities are less expensive. Thank you.

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    Curtin College (Australia)

    Curtin College (Australia)

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    Hi, Perth is the most affordable city to live in. The costing for rent is generally from one hundred and thirty dollars, which includes utility, as well as wi-fi. The costing for transport, is discounted for students, and it's around twenty dollars a week. The costing for food including entertainment is from eighty dollars a week. So overall it costs around two hundred and fifty dollars a week.

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    Edith Cowan University

    Edith Cowan University

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    The cost of living in Australia is about twenty one thousand a year Australian dollars, but don't forget that while you're studying, you can work part time as well.

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    IDP Education

    IDP Education

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    As a general guy by the Department of Home Affairs, the estimated living cost for a single student is twenty one thousand dollars per year. When planning for your finances, consider your expenses for accommodation, meals, transport, books and other daily expenses. Depending on your location and lifestyle, you should consider the accommodation that suits your budget. But you want to stay on campus, off campus, impervious to the accommodation, or you want to share an apartment with your friends.

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    IDP Education

    IDP Education

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    Living vorys and very much depends on the student accommodation choices, however, as per Department of Home Affairs website, a student is required to demonstrate a financial capacity of twenty one thousand and forty one dollars for one year, and the student dependent is required to demonstrate the financial capacity of seventy four hundred dollars.

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    The University of Western Australia

    The University of Western Australia

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    Apart from tuition fees, students have to be other living expenses, such as accommodation and utility bills, accommodation can be somewhere between a hundred and twenty to two hundred and fifty dollars per week for a rented property and 350 to 400 50 dollars per week for residential colleges. Other bills include utilities and groceries, which can vary from person to person. But they're usually between a hundred and twenty two hundred and seventy five dollars per week.

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    IDP Education

    IDP Education

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    The cost of living varies depending which city you choose to study. It can be ranging from anywhere twenty-two thousand to twenty-six thousand Australian dollars per year.

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