Your spending patterns as a student may differ from what they've been up to now, particularly if you're living away from home. If you plan ahead and are realistic about your budget, you shouldn’t have any problems striking a balance between work and play.
Our guide to living costs should give you an idea of some of the costs you can expect to encounter at university. Look at your own personal spending style to make more exact budget estimates.
Check out our budget tips to help you make the most of what you have. Remember, you need to make your money last a whole term.