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$23,940–26,600 total

A$23,940–26,600 total


A$25,380–26,960 total


A$25,380–26,960 total

UniLink diplomas

A$26,960 total

Study areaIndicative course fee*
Arts and Communication

A$26,960 total


A$26,960 total


A$27,960 total


A$29,960 total

Health Science

A$29,960 total

Information and communication technologies

A$27,280 total


A$29,960 total

Vocational education

Study areaCourse type

Indicative course fee*

Business and management   Certificate

A$9,970 total


A$9,970 total

Engineering  Advanced diploma

A$19,760 annual

Health and community services Certificate A$8,400 total
  Diploma A$16,800 total
Science Certificate A$17,980 annual
  Diploma A$17,980 annual


Study areaCourse typeIndicative course fee*
Arts and social sciences Bachelor degree A$28,480 annual
Aviation Bachelor degree See course search
Business and management  Bachelor degree A$31,360 annual
Design  Bachelor degree A$32,480–36,600 annual
Education Bachelor degree A$27,560–30,000 annual
Engineering Bachelor degree A$37,600 annual
Film and television Bachelor degree A$36,600 annual
Games and interactivity Bachelor degree A$32,400 annual
Health sciences and community care Bachelor degree A$32,600–35,200 annual
Information and communication technologies  Bachelor degree

A$31,600 annual

Law Bachelor degree A$28,480–37,600 annual
Media and communications Bachelor degree A$31,160 annual
Psychology Bachelor degree A$34,560–39,560 annual
Science Bachelor degree A$35,200 annual


Study areaCourse typeIndicative course fee*
Business and management    Master A$36,480–41,480 annual
  Graduate diploma A$36,480–41,480 annual
  Graduate certificate A$18,240–19,840 total
Design  Master A$36,000 annual
  Graduate diploma A$36,000 total
  Graduate certificate A$18,000 total
Engineering   Master A$37,480-41,480 annual
  Graduate diploma A$37,480 total
  Graduate certificate A$18,740 total
Health Master A$35,600–41,600 annual
Information and communication technologies    Master A$26,070–36,000 annual
  Graduate diploma A$34,760 total
  Graduate certificate A$34,760 total
Media and communications   Master A$31,600 annual
  Graduate diploma A$31,600 total
  Graduate certificate A$15,800 total
Science   Master A$37,000 annual
  Graduate diploma A$37,000 total
  Graduate certificate A$18,500 total


Study areaIndicative course fee*
Arts and social sciences A$30,800 annual
Business and management A$32,200–32,800 annual
Design A$30,800 annual
Engineering A$39,130 annual
Information and communications technology A$38,100 annual
Health A$37,900 annual
Psychology A$35,300 annual
Science A$39,130 annual

* Indicative 2020 course fee, based on a standard full-time study load per year. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.