Economic standards in Turkey increase the number of students accepted each year because it is more convenient compared to other European countries. A large number of students from universities in cities such as Istanbul and Ankara, and in these cities, the price of food and accommodation will suit every budget student.

Markets Fees Range
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 5.15 TL 3.50-6.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 1.50 TL 1.25-6.00
Rice (white), (1kg) 9.95 TL 5.00-15.00
Eggs (regular) (15) 15.55 TL 6.00-16.74
Local Cheese (1kg) 40.42 TL 20.00-60.00
Chicken Fillets (1kg) 18.69 TL 14.00-30.00
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 60.98 TL 45.00-80.00
Apples (1kg) 4.30 TL 3.00-8.00
Banana (1kg) 11.90 TL 8.00-18.00
Oranges (1kg) 6.49 TL 3.00-9.00
Tomato (1kg) 5.00 TL 3.00-8.00
Potato (1kg) 2.23 TL 1.59-5.00
Onion (1kg) 1.50 TL 2.00-5.00
Lettuce (1 head) 3.80 TL 2.00-5.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.80 TL 1.00-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 45.00 TL 35.00-80.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 12.00 TL 10.00-18.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 17.72 TL 10.00-24.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro Blue) 17.00 TL 16.00-20.00

 

Restaurants Fees Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 35.00 TL 15.00-45.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 TL 70.00-229.74
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 TL 20.00-30.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 25.66 TL 10.00-25.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 30.00 TL 14.50-30.00
Cappuccino (regular) 19.11 TL 7.00-17.00
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 5.20 TL 3.00-8.00
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.50 TL 1.00-3.83

 

Utilities (Monthly) Fees Range
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 467.22 TL 277.31-800.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (for Month) 30.00 30.00 – 200.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 99.38 TL 75.00-150.00

 

Sports And Leisure Fees Range
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 163.72 TL 100.00-300.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 94.85 TL 50.00-150.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 25.00 TL 20.00-33.00

 

Clothing And Shoes Fees Range
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 253.08 TL 120.00-450.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, …) 178.83 TL 90.00-300.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 420.75 TL 250.00-650.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 329.75 TL 200.00-500.00

 

Rent Per Month in New Buildings Fees Range
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,698.25 TL 1,000.00-2,700.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,059.12 TL 700.00-1,600.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,936.99 TL 1,750.00-5,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,806.86 TL 1,200.00-3,000.00

 

Buy Apartment Price Fees Range
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 6,643.75 TL 3,500.00-11,000.00
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,578.13 TL 2,000.00-7,000.00

 

Salaries And Financing Fees Range
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,200.26 TL