How much does it cost to study in Maastricht? This varies between individuals and the type of lifestyle you lead. If this is your first time living away from home, you may be surprised at the number of expenses that crop up which you never thought of before. More than simply the cost of your tuition, you can expect to pay a lot each month for housing, leisure, groceries, transport etc. Here you can find out about the most common expenses of a student and what you can expect to pay. It is also worth checking out the university guidance on budgeting.