Tuition fees

Exchange

Exchange students do not pay tuition fees to the University of Melbourne, as th 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 2018 and 2019

(all prices shown are in Australian dollars):

Study Abroad courseCost for one semesterCost for one yearCost for one semester
2018 fee per semesterSem 2 2018 + Sem 1 2019Sem 1 2019 + Sem 2 20192019 fee per semester
Undergraduate $14,166 $28,899 $29,466 $14,733
Graduate - Band 1 $15,974 $32,587 $33,226 $16,613
Graduate - Band 2 $19,640 $40,174 $41,068 $20,534
Graduate - Band 3 $22,425 $45,747 $46,644 $23,322

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.

2018 Fees

 2018 Study Abroad fee for Research program*
  3 months4.5 months 6 months7.5 months9 months10.5 months12 months
Graduate - Band 1 $7,987 $11,981 $15,974 $19,968 $23,961 $27,955 $31,948
Graduate - Band 2 $9,820 $14,730 $19,640 $24,550 $29,460 $34,370 $39,280
Graduate - Band 3 $11,213 $16,819 $22,425 $28,032 $33,638 $39,245 $44,850

*For commencements in the calendar year 2018.

If you’re commencing studies with us
Make sure you read our Terms and Conditions for International Students before completing your 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’re 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.

2019 Fees

 2019 Study Abroad fee for Research program
  3 months 4.5 months 6 months 7.5 months 9 months 10.5 months 12 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

* for Study Abroad Research increments commenced in 2018. The 2019 Study Abroad fee for Study Abroad Research will be charged for Study Abroad Research increments commenced in 2019.

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