Living Cost Estimation
The living cost in Bogor ranges from IDR 1,000,000-IDR 2,000,000 per month. These costs include food costs of Rp. 300,000-500,000/month, housing costs ranging from Rp. 250,000-Rp. 1,000,000 per month, and other costs (transportation, entertainment, communication).
In the 2nd year, students leave the dormitory and look for a place to live outside the dormitory (kost). The rental system for rented houses/rooms in the surrounding area of IPB usually uses a monthly rental system, a semi-annual rental system or a one-year rental system. The estimated cost of the boarding house is:
- Monthly rental fees range from IDR 250,000 to IDR 1,000,000 depending on room facilities and the position of the campus.
- Half a year rental rates range from IDR 2,000,000-IDR 6,000,000 depending on room facilities and the position of the campus.
- The annual rental price ranges from IDR 3,500,000-IDR 12,000,000 depending on room facilities and the position of the campus.
There are many places to eat around the IPB campus with a variety of choices. The price for one simple meal ranges from IDR 7,000-IDR 15,000/portion.