No-Cook Cheap Breakfast Ideas for Students to Prepare in 5 Minutes!

Ankita Kamat

Wondering what are cheap no cook breakfast ideas for students which taste delicious? Want to try varieties of mouth-watering no-cook breakfast quickly without cooking?

In my current blog, I’m sharing a no fire breakfast for students that saves not only time on cooking but also helps in saving money on food.

13 Cheap No Cook Breakfast Ideas for Students to Prepare Quickly on Budget

Try these cheap breakfast for students that you can prepare less than 5 minutes without a stove-


Cheap No-Cook Strawberry-Banana Smoothie for Students that Tastes Delicious

Price: Between 0.50 and 1 USD for one serving.

For making cheap smoothie you just need 1 banana which costs around 15 cents. Also, you will get 150 grams of strawberries between 45 and 90 cents. Half cup milk costs anywhere between 12 and 25 cents. 

Blend all the three low-budget ingredients to get a perfect smoothie for a breakfast as a student. You can quickly make this no-cook breakfast.


| Cheapest Ingredients to Use in Breakfast |


Cheapest Green Peas and Peanuts Salad to Have at Breakfast as a Student without Cooking

Price: Between 0.80 and 2 USD for 3 servings.

Preparing crunchy salad as a student requires 200 grams of canned peas which costs less than 50 cents. You will easily get a handful of peanuts in your kitchen.

Just mix green peas, peanuts, chopped onion, salt and ground pepper. Start your day with a healthy and budget-friendly salad for breakfast.


For Students Carrot Apple Smoothie is Cost-Effective to Have for Breakfast without Cooking

Price: Between 1.5 and 2.5 USD for 2 servings.

Take one large apple which costs between 0.40 and 1 USD. You also need a ripe banana which costs around 15 cents and two large carrots which are usually priced around 50 cents.

Add a cup of coconut milk and 2 teaspoons of ginger. Blend all the ingredients and make it smooth. Have a healthy and delicious smoothie for breakfast on your budget. 


Budget-Friendly Bagel Sandwiches with Peanut Butter for Students for Breakfast

Price: Between 2.5 and 3.5 USD for 3 servings.

A pack of bagels costs around 2 USD which contains 6 pieces. Take 2 bananas which cost around 30 cents.

Split the bagels and make it 2 halves. Spread peanut butter and keep banana slices and make a bagel sandwich. This is a quick and budget-friendly breakfast.


No-Cook Peanut Milk is Budget-Friendly and Delicious to Consume for Breakfast

Price: Between 0.20 and 0.50 USD for 4 servings.

Peanut milk is my personal favourite no-cook recipe which I prefer often. You can take 1 cup of overnight soaked peanuts which costs between 20 and 50 cents.

Blend peanuts by adding 4 cups of water. Budget-friendly peanut milk is ready for breakfast. You can add jaggery or dates while blending for sweetness. You can prepare this milk within 5 minutes without cooking.


Budget-Friendly 2-Ingredient Cookies of Peanut Butter and Banana for Students

Price: Between 0.65 and 0.80 USD for 10 cookies.

Make delicious, budget-friendly cookies as a student. You can easily grab one ripe banana which hardly costs around 15 cents. Have half cup (128 grams) natural peanut butter which will cost about 50 cents.

Mash a banana and stir it by adding peanut butter. You can prepare 10 cookies with this dough. Bake the budget-friendly cookies and have for breakfast. 


Budget-Friendly Cantaloupe Breakfast Bowl is a Perfect No-Cook Recipe for Students

Price: Between 2 and 5 USD for 2 servings.

Take a cantaloupe which costs anywhere between 2 and 5 USD. In addition, take some fresh budget-friendly seasonal fruits and nuts of your choice.

Make 2 pieces of a cantaloupe. Add Greek yogurt, seasonal fruits and nuts in the middle of cantaloupe. Tasty no-cook breakfast bowl is ready on your budget.


Quick Green Gram Sprouts Salad for Breakfast on Budget for Students

Price: Between 2 and 3.5 USD for 2 servings.

Preparing a budget-friendly salad needs 200 grams of green gram sprouts which costs between 1.5 and 3 USD. In addition, use cost-effective ingredients such as a chopped tomato and onion.

Mix sprouts with all the ingredients by adding salt, lemon juice, and ground pepper. Now you can eat healthy green gram salad for breakfast without cooking as a student.


Overnight Oats and Cheap Berries Bowl to have for Breakfast as a Student

Price: Between 0.20 and 0.80 USD for 1 serving.

Take a cup of rolled oats which will cost between 0.10 and 0.40 USD. Make use of your favourite budget-friendly berries like strawberries or blackberries.

So, soak rolled oats overnight. Then, add fresh berries and yogurt in the morning and have it for breakfast. This is a creamy and budget-friendly breakfast for students to make quickly without cooking.


No-Cook Overnight Quinoa with Strawberry is a Perfect Budget-Friendly Dish for Students 

Price: Between 1.5 and 2.5 USD for 2 servings.

Half a cup of quinoa (85 grams) costs around 65 cents. You need 100 ml coconut milk which costs around 60 cents. 

Just put the overnight quinoa, coconut milk and a few chopped strawberries in a jar. Delicious and cheapest breakfast is ready to enjoy. You will love this no-cook breakfast as a student.


Easy No Cook Chocolate-Banana Smoothie Bowls for Students on Budget

Price: Between 1.5 and 3 USD for 3 servings.

For preparing a no-cook breakfast, take 3 frozen bananas which cost around 50 cents. You will need 3 tablespoons of peanut butter which will cost you around 40 cents. Half cup milk costs anywhere between 12 and 25 cents.

Blend milk, bananas, peanut butter by adding 2 teaspoons of cocoa powder. Your cheapest breakfast smoothie is read to eat. You can add seasonal budget-friendly fruits for toppings. Enjoy tasty, cheap breakfast as a student.


Low-Cost Orange Carrot Smoothie for is a No-Cook Breakfast for Students

Price: Between 1.5 and 3.5 USD for 4 servings.

Making smoothies is budget-friendly and consumes less time without cooking. You need 1 orange which costs between 25 and 50 cents. Also, take one large carrot which costs around 25 cents and a banana priced about 15 cents.

Add half a cup of water along with a ginger, 2 tablespoons flax seeds and lemon juice. Also, add ¼ teaspoon of turmeric. Blend all the ingredients and enjoy a cheap smoothie for your breakfast.


Cost-Effective Banana Raw Egg Smoothie for Breakfast for Students 

Price: Between 0.50 and 1 USD for 1 serving.

As a student you can make no-cook breakfast on your budget. Take one cup of milk which costs between 0.25 and 0.50 USD. It also requires 1 banana which costs around 0.15 USD and 1 egg which costs anywhere from 0.08  to 0.38 USD.

Blend banana, egg, milk, one teaspoon vanilla extract and sugar for taste. Sprinkle a pinch of ground cinnamon and enjoy a budget-friendly egg smoothie for breakfast.

I hope you are going to try these cheap raw breakfast for students. Let me know which one you will try first? Also, share if you know any different cheap no-cook breakfast ideas for students 🙂

Ankita Kamat

I'm Ankita Kamat, the creator of Frugal Beat, a blog dedicated to frugal living. Join me in exploring practical ways to save money, reduce waste and live a purposeful life. Let's embrace frugality as a lifestyle together.