Living & Study Costs



Study costs in Australia

There is no doubt that Australia is the perfect place to enjoy a quality education and outstanding quality of life. What makes it even better is that Australia offers excellent value for money, with living expenses and tuition costs comparable to the United Kingdom and Unites States. Australians enjoy one of the highest standards of living in the world - without the expensive price tag. An average international student in Australia will spend about A$360 a week on accommodation, food, clothing, entertainment, transport and telephone. Remember, though, that this figure depends on your location, lifestyle and even your course. You should seek further information on living costs from your institution.



Graduate Certificates
Graduate Diplomas
A$15,000 to 36,000 a year
Doctoral Degree
A$15,000 to 36,000 a year
Foundation Studies A$9,000 to 14,000 a year
such as university entrance, preparatory and bridging courses
Bachelor Degree A$14,000 to 35,000 a year
such as courses in arts, business, economics and law
Laboratory-based Bachelor Degree A$14,000 to 35,000 a year
such as science and engineering courses
Vocational education and training
Certificates I - IV
Advanced Diploma
A$5,000 to 20,000 a year
Secondary school A$6,000 to 30,000 a year
Primary and junior secondary school A$6,000 to 30,000 a year
English language training
varies significantly depending on the course duration or institution A$12,000 to 19,000