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Table 3 One year public and private universities’ cost of college.

From: Return to education and financial value of investment in higher education in Indonesia

Special ‘one-time’ or ‘up-front’ feesPublic colleges (in Rupiah)Private colleges (in Rupiah)
LowHighLowHigh
2004–20052014–20152004–20052014–20152014–20152004–20052014–2015
Instructional expenses
 Tuition300,000980,0001,000,00013,620,4454,339,3004,000,00043,393,000
 Books and other educational expenses900,0001,688,2981,350,0002,532,4472,110,3732,250,0004,220,745
 Subtotal instructional expenses1,200,0002,668,2982,350,00016,152,8926,449,6736,250,00047,613,745
Student living expenses
 Lodging900,0001,661,2749,000,00016,612,7449,137,00910,800,00019,935,293
 Food3,600,0009,984,7566,300,00017,473,32413,729,0408,100,00022,465,702
 Transportation315,000540,618450,000772,312656,4652,250,0003,861,560
 Other personal Expenses800,0001,652,3552,700,0005,576,6973,614,5263,600,0007,435,596
 Subtotal expenses of student living5,615,00013,839,00418,450,00040,435,07727,137,04024,750,00053,698,151
Total cost to parent and student6,815,00016,507,30220,800,00056,587,96933,586,71331,000,000101,311,896