English
Login
Register
Work Studies Languages For centers About iAgora
 English
View University
Home Work Studies Languages For centers
Studies > Cuba > Havana > Universidad de La Habana > Expenses Reviews 
Write Review

Universidad de La Habana

7 Expenses Reviews
4.55 / 5 based on 126 reviews
1 – 6 of 7
Useful  |  1
rkrefetz
Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT, United States
Sociology, Undergraduate, University Agreement
Universidad de La Habana
5.0/5
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Family
Other sources of funding:
Personal savings
Work opportunities:
It was not legal for me to work
Personal spending habits
With residence and student identity cards, I was able to take advantage of both the peso and dollar economic systems. This allowed me to be extremely economical in my expenses.
Read more >
Nightlife:
was the same price as at home.
Telephone, Travel, Housing, 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
Daily expenses get much cheaper as you discover what can be paid for in pesos and what requires dollars. Get advice on these items before you go so you won't be taken advantage of.
Read more >
Useful  |  0
lukas
Ludwig Maximilians Universitńt MŘnchen, Munich, Germany
Physics, Undergraduate, University Agreement
Universidad de La Habana
5.0/5
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Family
Other sources of funding:
none
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits
because when You get in touch with the cuban people and avoid being recognised as a tourist you`ll manage to buy a lot much cheaper than in Europe
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
paying private accomodation as I did (200 dollars) means getting RICH for the family.
Read more >
Useful  |  0
Maria
Semester at Sea (University of Pittsburgh), Pittsburgh, United States
Law, Undergraduate, Independent
Universidad de La Habana
5.0/5
Expenses
Main source of funding:
A private grant
Other sources of funding:
none
Work opportunities:
I didn't want/need to work
Personal spending habits
The university expenses were 4x than at home.
Read more >
Overall, Housing, Telephone:
was more expensive than at home.
Food, Nightlife, 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
use $1 bills only.
Read more >
Useful  |  0
ronald000
University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
Education, Teacher Training, Graduate, Independent
Universidad de La Habana
5.0/5
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Government assistance
Other sources of funding:
Family<br> Personal savings
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits
the university provided us with almost everything.
Read more >
Food:
was more expensive than at home.
Nightlife, Overall:
was the same price as at home.
Housing, Telephone, 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
not any.
Read more >
Useful  |  0
alberto
UniversitÓ Bocconi, Milan, Italy
Business Studies, Graduate, University Agreement
Universidad de La Habana
5.0/5
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Family
Other sources of funding:
Family
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits
For studing
Read more >
Telephone, Food:
was more expensive than at home.
Overall, Housing:
was the same price as at home.
Travel, Nightlife:
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
stefania
UniversitÓ Bocconi, Milan, Italy
Development Studies, Graduate, University Agreement
Universidad de La Habana
2.5/5
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Family
Other sources of funding:
none
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits
The dollar was really strong
Read more >
Telephone, Overall, Food:
was more expensive than at home.
Housing:
was the same price as at home.
Travel, Nightlife:
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
no
Read more >
We uses cookies to deliver services, personalize content and ads, and analyze our traffic.  More info.
Other options I accept