Rent Calculator

Use our rent budget calculator below to see how much you can afford in rent each month after everything is considered. Rent calculator Rental amounts in the UK vary widely from city to city and between house types. Most students can expect to pay anything from £50 to £150 per week. It's important to know what you can afford to pay for the whole tenancy (typically 12 months). See our guides on choosing accommodation.

Yearly student funding



Maintenance Loan amounts




One-off rental costs

Monthly income

Monthly outgoings



Your monthly rent budget:

You can afford a monthly rent of around £
That's the weekly equivalent of £

This figure should give you a rough idea of what price band you can afford for accommodation. There are other factors to consider, such as any overdraft facility. But remember, if you're in a joint or group tenancy, make sure that everyone can afford the amount for the whole year!

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