With a negative inflation rate in the past two years, the cost of living in Greece has been significantly reduced. The cost of living in Thessaloniki, in particular, is far less than that of Athens, and a reasonable monthly budget (transport costs, amenities, food, general expenses) is c. € 400/month.
For comparing the cost of living in Thessaloniki with any other country in the world, you can use a free online calculator. We suggest the following two: https://www.expatistan.com/cost-of-living and http://www.numbeo.com/cost-of-living/
The University Student Club covers medical care costs and hospital costs of the students of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Its facilities also house a consultation room which is open on working days from 8.00am to 15.00pm, as well as a counseling and psychiatric service that is available to all students free of charge.
It is important to note that all foreign students, upon receiving their Academic Idenrttification Card, are eligible for free meals at the University Student Club, which is located at the central University campus. For more information please visit the website: https://www.auth.gr/en/units/8177
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
University Student Club
Nea Egnatia & 3rd September Street
Τ: +30 2310 992612
F: +30 2310 207432