Standard of Living

The average monthly cost of living for a student is between 350 and 400 Euros. Manisa is affortable and a easy going city in terms of social, economic and cultural activities, especially for students.

Transportation is also quite reasonable for students. A student ticket costs 50 cents for in-city public transportation.

Here are some approx. prices in Euro:

A loaf of bread : 25 cents
A cup of coffee in an average caf├ę : 1-2 Euro
A liter of fresh water in the market : 25 cents
A liter of milk : 50 cents
Beer (50 cl) in the pub : 3 Euro
Big Mac Menu: 3 Euro
Coke in the market : 50 cents
A kilo of sugar : 1 Euro
A kilo of chicken meat : 3 Euro
A dozen of eggs : 2 Euro
A kilo of beef meat : 12 Euro
A liter of petrol : 2 Euro
Cinema ticket for students : 3-4 Euro
Meal at student cafeteria: 75 cents
Average restaurant meal: 4 Euro
Pool : 3-5 Euro
Gym : 15-25 Euro (per month)
Transportation from Manisa to Izmir : 2-3 Euro