UNSW Foundation Studies

Academic Programs

Academic Programs

Dates and Fees

There are several start dates throughout the year for each UNSW Foundation Program course. These start dates have been specifically chosen to ensure a smooth transition into a degree course shortly after successfully completing the Foundation course. Use the table below to match the Foundation program with the start date, the finish date and the corresponding Degree course start date. The fee for each course is also included in Australian dollars.

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Fees for UNSW Foundation Studies Programs (All fees are in Australian Dollars $AUD)

Program Fees* Start Date Finish Date Calendar Start UNSW Degree
Standard Plus AUD$29,950 16 Jul 2014 5 Jun 2015 calendar-link Jul 2015
FEEC + Transition AUD$4,700 + AUD$16,850 4 Aug 2014 23 Jan 2015 calendar-link Mar 2015
Transition AUD$16,850 27 Aug 2014 19 Dec 2014 calendar-link Mar 2015
Transition AUD$16,850 29 Sep 2014 23 Jan 2015 calendar-link Mar 2015
Standard AUD$25,850 1 Oct 2014 5 Jun 2015 calendar-link Jul 2015
FEEC + Standard Plus AUD4,700 + AUD$31,500 13 Oct 2014 27 Nov 2015 calendar-link Mar 2016
FEEC + Standard TBC**+ AUD$26,900 5 Jan 2015 27 Nov 2015 calendar-link Mar 2016
Standard Plus** AUD$31,500 21 Jan 2015 27 Nov 2015 calendar-link Mar 2016
Transition AUD$17,850 11 Feb 2015 5 Jun 2015 calendar-link Jul 2015
Standard** AUD$26,900 8 Apr 2015 27 Nov 2015 calendar-link Mar 2016
FEEC + Standard Plus Program $TBA + $31,500 20 Apr 2015 3 Jun 2016 TBA Jul 2016
FEEC + Standard Program $TBA + $26,900 29 Jun 2015 3 Jun 2016 TBA Jul 2016
Standard Plus Program $31,500 15 Jul 2015 3 Jun 2016 TBA Jul 2016
FEEC + Transition Program TBA + $17,850 3 Aug 2015 22 Jan 2016 TBA Mar 2016
Transition Program $17,850 26 Aug 2015 18 Dec 2015 TBA Mar 2016
Transition Program $17,850 28 Sep 2015 22 Jan 2016 TBA Mar 2016
Standard Program $26,900 30 Sep 2015 3 Jun 2016 TBA Jul 2016
FEEC+Standard Plus Program $TBA + $32,850 12 Oct 2015 25 Nov 2016 TBA Mar 2017

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Fees

†Fees may be paid in installments. Installment dates will be listed in your letter of offer received following your application.

Minimum living costs in Sydney are approximately $18,000 per year.

  • * No additional application, laboratory or library fees.
  • ** NB: 2015 fees to be confirmed.
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.

NB: For your convenience most books are provided by UNSW Foundation Studies at no additional cost.

  • Enrolment fee (payable on Acceptance of Offer) - AUD$250
  • Overseas Students Health Cover (OSHC) - the length of OSHC will be calculated and advised depending on your proposed enrolment period
  • Care Arrangements/Guardianship Fee - AUD$450 initial fee and AUD$18 per week until the student is 18 (if required). This applies only if a student is under 18 years of age.
  • Airport Pickup: AUD$150 (if required)