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

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Foundation Year

Study areaIndicative course fee*
Arts/Social Sciences A$19,564–21,750 total
Business A$19,560–21,750 total
Design A$20,928–23,256 total
Science/Engineering A$20,928–23,256 total

UniLink diplomas

Study areaIndicative course fee*
Arts and Communication A$22,264–25,048 total
Business A$22,512–25,326 total
Design A$23,600–26,550 total
Engineering A$25,176–28,324 total
Health Science A$25,176–28,324 total
Information and communication technologies A$22,512–25,326 total
Science A$25,176–28,324 total

Vocational education

Study areaCourse typeFee range*
Business and management   Certificate A$8,650 total
  Diploma A$8,650 total
  Advanced diploma A$8,650 total
Engineering  Advanced diploma A$16,990 annual
Health and community services Certificate A$7,250 total
  Diploma A$14,500 total
Design Diploma A$17,770 annual
Science Diploma A$15,615 annual


Study areaCourse typeIndicative course fee*
Arts and social sciences Bachelor degree A$23,400–30,680 annual
Aviation Bachelor degree A$32,280 annual
Business and management  Associate degree A$22,630 annual
  Bachelor degree A$24,680 annual
Design  Bachelor degree A$27,090–29,150 annual
Engineering Bachelor degree A$31,220–38,360 annual
Film and television Bachelor degree A$29,150 annual
Games and animation Bachelor degree A$26,480–33,280 annual
Health sciences and community care Bachelor degree A$26,500–33,280 annual
Information and communication technologies  Bachelor degree A$25,816–33,280 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$28,240–33,240 annual
Science Bachelor degree A$28,760–35,880 annual


Study areaCourse typeIndicative course fee*
Business and management    Master A$26,480–29,900 annual
  Graduate diploma A$26,480–27,700 total
  Graduate certificate A$13,240–14,400 total
Design  Master A$27,080 annual
  Graduate diploma A$27,080 total
  Graduate certificate A$13,540 total
Engineering   Master A$31,200 annual
  Graduate diploma A$31,200 total
  Graduate certificate A$15,600 total
Health Master A$29,900 annual
Information and communication technologies    Master A$22,020–29,360 annual
  Graduate diploma A$28,500–29,360 total
  Graduate certificate A$14,250–29,360 total
Media and communications   Master A$24,480–27,080 annual
  Graduate diploma A$24,480–27,080 total
  Graduate certificate A$12,240–13,540 total
Psychology   Doctor of Philosophy A$29,376 annual
  Doctor of Psychology A$29,376 annual
Science   Master A$29,460 annual
  Graduate diploma A$29,460 total
  Graduate certificate A$14,370 total

#Indicative 2017 course fee, based on a standard full-time study load per year. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.


Study areaIndicative course fee*
Arts and social sciences A$25,625 annual
Business and management A$26,765 annual
Design A$26,395 annual
Engineering A$32,570 annual
Information and communications technology A$32,570 annual
Health A$32,410 annual
Psychology A$29,376 annual
Science A$32,570 annual

*Indicative 2017 course fee, based on a standard full-time study load per year. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.