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Financial Cost in China

■ Currency and price of goods

The Chinese currency is the Renminbi (RMB). As of May, 2014, USD 1 = RMB 0,16
Utilities expense:
Gas, Electricity and Water: around RMB131.50 for 30m2 apartment
Home Internet: RMB121 per month
Mobile Phone: from RMB51 to RMB888, depending on your plan

Leisure time expenses:
Taxi start at RMB13 + RMB2.30 per kilometer.
Movies RMB80 (average)

■ Cost of living

Rent RMB5,61 per month
Big Mac Set RMB28
Water (1,5L) RMB4.60
Meal Set RMB30
Part-time RMB16.90 (minimum)

■ Entrance fee / Tuition fee

Tuition fees may vary depending on the level of study, the instruction language and the field of study you have chosen. Usually, instruction in English is a bit more expensive than instruction in Chinese (approximately US$500 higher). All fields and instruction languages taken together, tuition fees are about US$1,500 to US$5,000 for Bachelor, US$2,000 to US$6,000 for Master, and US$2,500 to US$7,000 for Phd degrees.

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