IPAG, Business School, Ecole Superieure de Commerce et de GestionHow much does it cost?

Taking into account the many discounts for which students are eligible, the average monthly student budget is €1,000 in Paris and €800 elsewhere in the country.

 

 

 

 

 

Food, meals

• 1 baguette: 0,80€

• 1 coffee: 1,50 -2€

• 1 Camembert cheese: 2€

• 1 croissant: 1,10€

• 1 kg of pasta: 1,50€

• 1 kg of potatoes: 1,20€

• 1 kg of rice: 1,90€

• 1 liter of milk: 1,20€

• 6 eggs: 1,50€

• 1 meal at a university cafeteria: 3,15€

• 1 fast-food meal: 7€

• 1 meal at neighborhood restaurant: 10 – 20€

• 1 sandwich: 3 – 5€

 

Health

Medical visit

• General practitioner: 23€ and up (of which 14€ is reimbursed)

• Psychiatry, neuropsychiatry, neurology: 37€ and up (24€ reimbursed)

• Gynecology – ophtalmology: 28€ and up (19€ reimbursed)

• Specialist: 25€ and up (19€ reimbursed)

• Dentist: 30€ and up depending on service rendered

 

Culture, leisure

• 1 month of Internet access: 20-50€ depending on the plan or bundle (Internet, TV, telephone, unlimited calling to certain countries).

• 1 cell phone plan: starting at 30€ per month depending on provider. Plan prices vary in the amount of calling time and data transmission they offer. Prepaid cards starting at 5€ are sold in licensed tobacco shops.

• 1 student-rate movie ticket: about 7€50. Some national theater chains offer unlimited monthly admission cards for 30€.

• 1 museum admission: 5-10€

• 1 student-rate swimming pool admission: 1€70

• 1 newspaper: 1€20

• 1 DVD player: 50 – 150€

• 1 MP3 player: 20 – 150€

• 1 paperback book: about 6€

• 1 night in budget hotel (**): 60€

• 1 theater ticket: 10 – 30€

 

Transportation

• 1 round-trip Paris-Barcelona air ticket: 100-150€

• 1 round-trip Paris-Brussels- Amsterdam Thalys rail ticket: 100-120€

• 1 round-trip Paris-London Eurostar rail ticket: 100-150€

• 1 round-trip Paris-Nice TGV (highspeed train) ticket: 140€. If reserved far enough in advance, tickets can be as cheap as 50€.

• 1 monthly public transportation pass in Paris: from €60 (Paris proper) to 123€ (outlying suburbs) – special offers available for students

• 1 liter of gasoline: 1.40€

• 1 city bike: 1€ per day in Paris, but free for the first 30 minutes.