The increase in the BAföG requirement rate by almost six percent and the heating cost subsidy of 230 euros should bring relief. In view of the inflation, however, the BAföG reform is not sufficient, criticized the Munich student union. An "inflation surcharge for BAföG" is needed, it is also said from Augsburg. In addition, starting this week, the Studentenwerke are calling on students to save energy in a Germany-wide campaign. "There is still room for improvement when it comes to savings," said a spokesman for the Augsburg student union.
Bavaria: Energy prices: Higher rents expected in student dormitories
Munich (dpa/lby) - The increase in energy prices will also be noticeable in the rents for student residences in the new semester.