Cost of Living
Now, CNY 100 Yuan roughly
equals to US$12. The cost of living is higher than that
In Canteen food, US
$40-60 per person per month for foreign student dining
halls and US $20-30 per person per month for Chinese
student dining halls.
varies with the Cities. If the economy of the city is
high, the fare of taxi is about minimum 10 Yuan as in
Shanghai and Beijing. Bus fare varies from 1-3Yuan according
to the services it provides e.g., AC, Double Decker
bus. Other cities are less cheap to travel.
A student expenses includes
food, transportation and in entertainment stuffs. Our
monthly expense is $50-80. Most students in China use
bicycle as means of transportation. Beijing is called
the city of bicycle. You can buy a second hand bicycle
here in China; this will make your travel cost less.