English
Login
Register
View University
Studies > China > Shanghai > Tongji University > Expenses Reviews 
Write Review

Tongji University

Expenses Reviews
3.74 / 5 based on 36 reviews
1 – 6 of 6
Useful  |  2
xiaoke
Hochschule Zittau/Görlitz, Zittau, Germany
Language, Undergraduate, University Agreement
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Not specified
Other sources of funding:
none
Work opportunities:
I worked during my study abroad experience
Personal spending habits
Life in general is still a lot cheaper in China than in Europe or the US but if you want to you can spend extraordinarily big sums of money, too (if you don't speak the language Chinese might take advantage of that and charge higher prices!)
Read more >
Nightlife, Telephone:
was more expensive than at home.
Housing:
was the same price as at home.
Overall, Food, Travel:
was less expensive than at home.
Accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Personal comments
Think about opening an account at a Chinese bank, for Germans the City Bank is a good advice for Shanghai
Read more >
Useful  |  0
ina m
Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Vienna, Austria
Business Studies, Undergraduate, University Agreement
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Government assistance
Other sources of funding:
Family<br> Personal savings<br> Government assistance
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits
china is much cheaper than austria exept of nightlife sometimes
Read more >
Housing:
was the same price as at home.
Overall, Food, Nightlife, Travel, Telephone:
was less expensive than at home.
Accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Personal comments
it's cheaper to rent an apartment with colleagues (150 eur/month) instead of staying at the campus (230 eur/month). if you just stay for one semester than try to apply for a F visa, in this case you don't need a physical examination.
Read more >
Useful  |  0
Stefan H
Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Vienna, Austria
Business Studies, Undergraduate, University Agreement
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Personal savings
Other sources of funding:
Family<br> Other
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits
All in all China can be considered cheaper than Europe,although Western products can be quite expensive.
Read more >
Travel:
was more expensive than at home.
Nightlife, Telephone, Housing:
was the same price as at home.
Food, Overall:
was less expensive than at home.
Accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Personal comments
Bargaining is common practice in China.
Read more >
Useful  |  0
Andreas L
Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Vienna, Austria
Business Studies, Graduate, University Agreement
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Government assistance
Other sources of funding:
Personal savings
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits
Even though everything is cheaper than in Europe; you will spent lots of money, because you will go out/take taxis/buy clothes ... a lot
Read more >
Overall:
was more expensive than at home.
Travel, Housing, Telephone, Nightlife, Food:
was less expensive than at home.
Accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Personal comments
none
Read more >
Useful  |  0
anonymous
NEOMA Business School, Rouen, France
Management Science, Graduate, University Agreement
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Family
Other sources of funding:
Family
Work opportunities:
I worked, but it was illegal/cash in hand work
Personal spending habits
Everythings cheaper (except for travelling, back tickets for france are often expensive for a student.
Read more >
Travel:
was more expensive than at home.
Nightlife, Food, Overall, Telephone, Housing:
was less expensive than at home.
Accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Personal comments
none
Read more >
Useful  |  0
xueyunzhang
NEOMA Business School, Rouen, France
Management Science, Graduate, University Agreement
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Personal savings
Other sources of funding:
none
Work opportunities:
I didn't want/need to work
Personal spending habits
Read more >
Travel, Housing, Telephone, Overall, Nightlife, Food:
was less expensive than at home.
Accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Personal comments
none
Read more >