The cost of living must be considered when you budget for postgraduate study at UCT.
Cost of living involves expenses that you need on a day-to-day basis. These include food, transport, healthcare – even entertainment.
Accommodation is also considered a cost of living expense. However, costs associated with housing are not listed here. Instead they are detailed on our accommodation page.
We recommend you create a budget of how much you spend on cost of living expenses. Some of those expenses should include:
Miscellaneous costs (entertainment, etc)
Other costs of living
There are other costs you may want to budget for that are not listed above. These costs include:
Return trip(s) home
Office for Postgraduate Studies
Phone +27 (0)21 650 3171 @UCTpostgrads
Otto Beit Building, Room 2.04, Level 2
University Avenue North, Upper Campus
University of Cape Town