- Postgraduate Coursework Tuition Fees
- Non-award Tuition Fees
- Research Higher Degree Tuition Fees
All domestic fee-paying students are charged tuition fees based on their topic enrolments.
All topics are allocated to a tuition fee group according to subject area. A standard fee will be charged per unit based on which subject group or topic code the topic belongs to, as shown in the table below.
Tuition fees are subject to an annual increase of no less than the rate of inflation, as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), and no greater than 9%. Increased tuition fees will be effective from 1 January each year. The fees displayed below are applicable to students who commenced in 2013 or later.
Note: students who commenced prior to 1 January 2013 are charged fees based on the relevant fees for the year they commenced. Please see separate fee instructions below.
Domestic students enrolling in offshore programs:
Fees for domestic students enrolling in offshore programs will be charged according to the schedule below, regardless of the location or teaching arrangements for the program in which they are enrolled.
Postgraduate coursework tuition fees in 2016
(For students who commenced in 2013 or later)
Subject Area/Topic Code
Fee Per Unit ($)
|CULT, CUTU, ENGL, HACM, HIST, HSMT, JUSS, LANG, LEGL, LING, LLIR, PHIL, POCT, PSYC, STEP, TOUR||
|ARCH, BUSN (other than those listed below), EDUC, POAD (commenced in 2013 & 2014)||
|AMST, ARTS, ASST, AUST, CRIM, DSRS, DVST, ESOL, GLOB, HLED, HLPE, INST, INTR (other than those listed below), LAMS, POLI, PPHR, SOCI, WMST, XOTH||
|POAD (commencing from 2015 or later), SOAD, VISA||
|AGES, CHIN, COMP, COMS, CREA, DANC, DISH, DRAM, DRAP, DSGN, ENVH, FSHN, FREN, HLTH, ITAL, INDO, INTR9052, INTR9056, INTR9057, INTR9058, INTR9213, LLAW (other than those listed above and below), MATH, MGRE, MHSC, MIDW, MSKM, NURS, PALL, PHCA, PROF, REHB, REMH, SCME (other than those listed below), SCRN, SPAN, STAT||
|BUSN91xx, BUSN92xx, SCME8101, SCME8102, SCME8103, SCME8104||
|AUDI, ECOT, ENVR, ENVS, GEOG, LLAW96xx, LLAW97xx, NEUR, NUTD, OCCT, PARA, PHYT||
|BIOD, BIOL, BTEC, CHEM, CPES, CTEC, EASC, ENGR, FACH, MDSC, MMED (other than those listed below), NANO, OPTO, PHYS, SERC, SPOC, SPTH, WARM||
|MMED81xx, MMED82xx, MMED83xx, MMED84xx||1,708.00|
Example of how to work out the tuition fee for a topic
To determine the tuition fee for a topic, simply multiply the fee per unit by the number of units for the topic selected. For example NURS8730 is a 4.5 unit topic and has a tuition fee of $550.00 per unit.
NURS8730: 4.5 x $550.00 = $2,475.00
Postgraduate coursework tuition fees for students commencing prior to 2013
Students who commenced a course prior to 2013 pay coursework tuition fees for that course based on the year of admission. Select the year that you commenced your current degree below to view the fee information that is applicable to you:
- 2012 - your tuition fees will be charged at the 2012 rate
- 2011 - your tuition fees will be charged at the 2011 rate
- 2010 - your tuition fees will be charged at the 2010 rate
- 2009 - your tuition fees will be charged at the 2009 rate