Living Expenses @ Limkokwing University of Creative Technology

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Living Expenses

Below is a rough guide of a student's average monthly living expenses for reference. The figures given are estimates (in UGX) and may be subject to inflation. Several international banking institutions operate in Uganda.

Type of expenses Monthly expenses (UGX)
Accommodation 500,000 – 600,000
Food 300,000 - 350,000
Transportation 150,000 – 200,000
Books and materials 200,000 – 250,000
Entertainment 100,000
Total 1,250,000 – 1,500,000
*There is no infrastructure in the city, so to use the microwave, internet or 3G is very expensive and very slow.
*Entertainment: Clubs are everywhere and it is the most common form of entertainment.
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