Tuition Fee and Living Costs

You should carefully consider all the costs involved when applying to study in Australian. 

University or College Tuition fees are vary depends on course and Institution you choose but it is not your only expense – you may need to pay visa process fee, find accommodation, travel to and from university, buy books, pens, paper, and think about food and entertainment, such as joining clubs.

Knowing how much everything is going to cost must be fully researched. If you wish to get more information about the costs, you can get this information from our Overseas Partner Agents or email to: [email protected]

The annual cost of living depends on your lifestyle and the type of accommodation you choose, but A$250-$450 per week (A$13,000-$23,400 per year) is generally sufficient for most students to live comfortably. This does not include tuition fees, medical cover, textbooks or airfares.

The following comparative table is a guide only. It gives an indication of the type of expenses and average costs students will need to meet. Students with a family (spouse and one child) should budget a minimum of $650 per week (AUD$34,000 per year) for living expenses.

Average Living Costs (AUD$] in Australia

Cost Associated Sydney Melbourne Adelaide Perth Darwin Brisbane Gold Coast
Rent 300 290 250 260 200 250 270
Food 80 85 85 85 90 85 85
Gas & Electricity 60 55 55 55 50 50 55
Local Transport 35 25 25 25 20 25 25
Telephone 25 25 25 25 25 25 25
Other entertainments 40 40 40 40 40 40 40
Total 540+ 520+ 480+ 490 425+ 475+ 500+