Living Expense

* Please note that it is only an estimation to help you evaluate the cost of living in Sophia-Antipolis and in Paris.

In order to live reasonably and cover your expenses, allow a budget of €850 to €1150 per month.

Your monthly budget:

Accommodation: €400 to €600 (usually includes electricity/ water in student residences)
Food: €300
Public Transport: 0€ (walking) – €22 (Antibes/ Sophia bus pass) – €45 (Nice bus pass)
Miscellaneous expenses (home insurance, sometimes water/ electricity…): 100€
Telephone & Internet: €20-€30 (free internet at school)

Other expenses:

French Student Health Insurance (Non-European citizens / Under 28 years old): 217€ for 2018
French Private Health Insurance (Over 28 years old): 52€ per month
Residence permit / OFII visa stamp: 60€
Books: Included in the tuition fees (Safari Online Library)

*This is an estimate based on previous students’ experiences and can vary. It does not include unforeseen costs and should be used as a general indication of the costs of living in the Sophia area. This does not include personal and leisure items including clothing, extra medical expenses, toiletries, hobbies, sport, entertainment subscriptions, social and cultural activities.

In order to live reasonably and cover your expenses, allow a budget of €1100 to €1300 per month.

Your monthly budget:

Accomodation : €550 to €750
Food : €350
Public Transport : €76
Leisure : €100
Miscellaneaous expenses (electricity, accomodation insurance…) : €100 to €200
Books: Included in the tuition fees (Safari Online Library)
Telephone & Internet: €20 (free internet at school)

Also not to forget:

French Health Insurance (Non-European citizens / Under 28yo): 217€ for 2018
Residence permit / OFII fiscal stamp: 60€

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06410, Biot

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