Tuition fees

Exchange

Exchange students do not pay tuition fees to the University of Melbourne, as this is covered by the exchange agreement between your home institution and the University of Melbourne.

To administer your enrolment you will be studying in one of the following courses:

Exchange Program CRICOS* code
Undergraduate 041631G
Graduate 041630G
Research 094127G

Study Abroad

Study abroad students pay a set fee per semester, which allows you to enrol in three or four subjects. Fee are charged at the published rate for that semester and are charged for each semester you are enrolled.

These fees are shown in the table below.

If you enrol in three or more graduate level subjects, you will be enrolled as a graduate student and charged graduate study abroad fees. Graduate Study Abroad students will be enrolled in either graduate band 1, 2 or 3 depending on the discipline areas for the majority of your subjects.

Study Abroad course Discipline Area CRICOS* code
Undergraduate All discipline areas 045532M
Graduate - Band 1 Arts; Built Environment; Commerce; Education; Music, Visual and Performing Arts - for students in all areas except Film and Television, and Opera Performance; Nursing; Social Work; 045530B
Graduate - Band 2 Agriculture; Behavioural Science; Dentistry; Engineering; Health Sciences; Law; Medicine; Music, Visual and Performing Arts - for studies Film and Television, and Opera Performance; Physiotherapy; Science 045531A
Graduate - Band 3 Veterinary Science 085608J
Research - Band 1 Arts; Built Environment; Commerce; Education; Music, Visual and Performing Arts - for students in all areas except Film and Television, and Opera Performance; Nursing; Social Work; 094124K
Research - Band 2 Agriculture; Behavioural Science; Dentistry; Engineering; Health Sciences; Law; Medicine; Music, Visual and Performing Arts - for studies Film and Television, and Opera Performance; Physiotherapy; Science 094125J
Research - Band 3 Veterinary Science 094126G

Study Abroad tuition fees 2019 and 2020

(all prices shown are in Australian dollars):

Study Abroad courseCost for one semesterCost for one yearCost for one semester
2019 fee per semesterSem 1 2019 + Sem 2 2019Sem 2 2019 + Sem 1 20202020 fee per semester
Undergraduate$14,733$29,466$30,055$15,322
Graduate - Band 1$16,613$33,226$33,891$17,278
Graduate - Band 2$20,534$41,068$41,992$21,458
Graduate - Band 3$23,322$46,644$47,577$24,255

Note: Semester 1 covers the period January to June; Semester 2, July to December.

Study Abroad Research

Students who have the agreement of an academic at the University of Melbourne for them to come and complete some research towards their home degree as a study abroad student may be subject to fees. The fees charged will depend on the duration of your Study Abroad Research enrolment and the discipline area for the majority of your research. Speak to your potential supervisor about these fees.

2019 Fees

 2019 Study Abroad fee for Study Abroad Research
  3 months4.5 months 6 months7.5 months9 months10.5 months12 months

Graduate - Band 1

$8,307

$12,460

$16,613

$20,767

$24,920

$29,074

$33,226

Graduate - Band 2

$10,267

$15,401

$20,534

$25,668

$30,801

$35,935

$41,068

Graduate - Band 3

$11,661

$17,492

$23,322

$29,153

$34,983

$40,814

$46,644

2020 Fees

 2020 Study Abroad fee for Study Abroad Research*
  3 months 4.5 months 6 months 7.5 months 9 months 10.5 months 12 months

Graduate - Band 1

$8,639

$12,959

$17,278

$21,598

$25,917

$30,237

$34,556

Graduate - Band 2

$10,729

$16,094

$21,458

$26,823

$32,187

$37,552

$42,916

Graduate - Band 3

$12,278

$18,191

$24,255

$30,469

$36,533

$42,446

$48,510

* for Study Abroad Research increments commenced in 2019. The 2020 Study Abroad fee for Study Abroad Research will be charged for Study Abroad Research increments commenced in 2020.

For currency conversion see XE Currency Converter.

If you are commencing studies with us in 2019
Make sure you read our Terms and Conditions for International Students (326 KB pdf) before completing your administrative enrolment. Once you enrol, you will be bound by this fee policy and are agreeing to pay tuition fees for every semester in which you are enrolled. For students commencing in other years, detailed fee information, including the fee policy covering your enrolment, will be provided when you are offered a place at the University.

*All courses available to international students must be registered on the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) and have a CRICOS code.