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Fees

ACU offers Commonwealth supported and fee-paying places.

The majority of postgraduate coursework programs are offered on a fee-paying basis (a small number of Commonwealth-supported places may be available in some postgraduate courses).

Visit the International Education Office for information about international tuition fees.

Commonwealth supported places

Students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place are required by the Australian Government to pay student contributions towards the cost of their higher education.
The relevant rates for 2013 are as follows:

Discipline Cluster1

ACU Student Contribution Level per standard year2

Students enrolled 2008

Students enrolled 2009

Students enrolled 2010 - 2012

Students enrolled 2013

Law

$9,792
($1,224/unit)

$9,792
($1,224/unit)

$9,792
($1,224/unit)

$9,792
($1,224/unit)

Accounting, Commerce, Administration, Economics

$9,792
($1,224/unit)

$9,792
($1,224/unit)

$9,792
($1,224/unit)

$9,792
($1,224/unit)

Computing, Built Environment, Applied & Other Health, Engineering, Agriculture

$8,363
($1,045/unit)

$8,363
($1,045/unit)

$8,363
($1,045/unit)

$8,363
($1,045/unit)

Mathematics, Statistics, Natural & Physical Science

$8,363
($1,045/unit)

$4,696
($587/unit)

$4,696
($587/unit)

$8,363
($1,045/unit)

Humanities, Arts, Behavioural Sciences, Social Sciences, Clinical Psychology, Foreign Languages, Visual & Performing Arts

$5,868
($733/unit)

$5,868
($733/unit)

$5,868
($733/unit)

$5,868
($733/unit)

Education, Nursing

$4,696
($587/unit)

$4,696
($587/unit)

$5,868
($733/unit)

$5,868
($733/unit)


Visit Study Assist for further information on Commonwealth supported places and HECS-HELP.

2013 Domestic Tuition Fees

ACU tuition fees (per 10 credit point unit) for fee-paying students in 2013 are as follows:

Discipline

Tuition Fee

Bachelor degree and postgraduate units not specifically listed below.

$ 1,580

Undergraduate and postgraduate units in
Counselling, Visual Arts, Psychology, Science units

$ 1,860

Undergraduate units in
Nursing, Midwifery, Music, Paramedicine, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy
Postgraduate units in
Master of Psychology

$ 2,150

Postgraduate units in
Doctor of Education (per 10 cp)

$ 2,200

Postgraduate units in
Nursing, Midwifery

$ 1,750

Postgraduate units in
Educational Leadership

$ 1,680

Postgraduate units in
Educational System Leadership

$ 2,310

Postgraduate units in
Business, Commerce, Information Systems, Information Technology, Management, Marketing

$ 2,625

Undergraduate units in
Business, Commerce, Information Systems, Information Technology, Management, Marketing

Certificate units in Commerce

Postgraduate units in
Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Catholic Culture
Graduate Certificate in Philosophy (Healthcare Ethics)

$ 2,600

Non-award units

The same rate as applies to units in the relevant discipline and level

Auditing of units

$7003


Students may apply for FEE-HELP in accordance with Commonwealth government eligibility criteria.

Visit Fees and Scholarships for detailed information on the Billing Cycle for 2013.


1 This table combines units in funding clusters with the same value.
2 A standard year is calculated on 8 units or a total of 80 cp. Not all units come from the same discipline cluster for every degree.
3 Managed and charged by Schools.

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