Get an idea of how much it costs to study at Swinburne.

Find exact course fees for your course of interest by searching on Course Search.

Foundation Year

Study areaIndicative course fee*
Arts/Social Sciences A$21,330–23,700 total
Business A$21,330–23,700 total
Design A$22,770–25,300 total
Science/Engineering A$22,770–25,300 total

UniLink diplomas

Study areaIndicative course fee*
Arts and Communication A$24,240–27,270 total
Business A$24,560–27,630 total
Design A$25,670–28,980 total
Engineering A$27,440–30,870 total
Health Science A$27,440–30,870 total
Information and communication technologies A$24,560–27,630 total
Science A$27,440–30,870 total

Vocational education

Study areaCourse typeFee range*
Business and management   Certificate A$9,170 total
  Diploma A$9,170 total
  Advanced diploma A$9,170 total
Engineering  Advanced diploma A$18,010 annual
Health and community services Certificate A$7,690 total
  Diploma A$15,380 total
Science Diploma A$16,550 annual


Study areaCourse typeIndicative course fee*
Arts and social sciences Bachelor degree A$24,800–35,230 annual
Aviation Bachelor degree See course search
Business and management  Bachelor degree A$26,900 annual
Design  Bachelor degree A$29,530–31,770 annual
Education   A$24,550–26,970 annual
Engineering Bachelor degree A$31,220–28,360 annual
Film and television Bachelor degree A$31,770 annual
Games and interactivity Bachelor degree A$28,070–28,380 annual
Health sciences and community care Bachelor degree A$28,890–31,350 annual
Information and communication technologies  Bachelor degree A$28,380-33,280 annual
Law Bachelor degree A$26,480–31,220 annual
Media and communications Bachelor degree A$23,400–30,680 annual
Psychology Bachelor degree A$29,930–35,230 annual
Science Bachelor degree A$31,350 annual


Study areaCourse typeIndicative course fee*
Business and management    Master A$29,500–36,180 annual
  Graduate diploma A$29,500–32,500 total
  Graduate certificate A$14,750–16,250 total
Design  Master A$29,520 annual
  Graduate diploma A$29,520 total
  Graduate certificate A$14,760 total
Engineering   Master A$34,010 annual
  Graduate diploma A$34,010 total
  Graduate certificate A$17,005 total
Health Master A$31,690-34,000 annual
Information and communication technologies    Master A$24,000–32,000 annual
  Graduate diploma A$32,000 total
  Graduate certificate A$32,000 total
Media and communications   Master A$27,400 annual
  Graduate diploma A$27,400 total
  Graduate certificate A$13,700 total
Science   Master A$32,110 annual
  Graduate diploma A$32,110 total
  Graduate certificate A$16,055 total


Study areaIndicative course fee*
Arts and social sciences A$27,930 annual
Business and management A$29,170 annual
Design A$27,980 annual
Engineering A$35,500 annual
Information and communications technology A$34,520 annual
Health A$34,350 annual
Psychology A$32,020 annual
Science A$35,500 annual

*Indicative 2018 course fee, based on a standard full-time study load per year. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.