UNSW Foundation Studies

Academic Programs

Academic Programs

Dates and Fees

There are several start dates throughout the year for each UNSW Foundation Studies Program. These start dates have been specifically chosen to ensure a smooth transition into a degree course shortly after successfully completing the program. Use the drop down 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.

Programs Dates and Fees 2017

Programs Start Date Finish Date Start UNSW Degree Fees Calendar
Standard Program 5 April 2017 24 Nov 2017 March 2018 AUD $29,500 calendar-link
27 Sept 2017 1 June 2018 July 2018 calendar-link
Standard Plus Program 18 Jan 2017 24 Nov 2017 March 2018 AUD $34,500 calendar-link
12 July 2017 1 June 2018 July 2018 calendar-link
Transition Program 8 Feb 2017 2 Jun 2017 July 2017

AUD $19,850
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  23 Aug 2017 15 Dec 2017 March 2018 calendar-link
  25 Sept 2017 19 Jan 2018 March 2018 calendar-link

Optional English Program Dates and Fees 2017

Foundation English Entry Courses (FEEC)
for this program (optional)
(AUD $520/week for 2017 courses)
Foundation Studies Program & English Pathways Start Date Finish Date Start UNSW Degree Fees Foundation Studies Calendar

(10 weeks) 3 Jan - 10 Mar 2017

(15 weeks) 14 Nov - 10 Mar 2017

(20 weeks) 10 Oct - 10 Mar 2017

Standard Program 5 April 2017 24 Nov 2017 March 2018 AUD $29,500 calendar-link

(10 weeks) 26 Jun - 1 Sep 2017

(15 weeks) 22 May - 1 Sep 2017

(20 weeks) 18 Apr - 1 Sep 2017

27 Sept 2017 1 June 2018 July 2018 calendar-link

(10 weeks) 10 Oct - 16 Dec 2016

(15 weeks) 5 Sep - 16 Dec 2016

(20 weeks) 1 Aug - 16 Dec 2016

Standard Plus Program 18 Jan 2017 24 Nov 2017 March 2018 AUD $34,500 calendar-link

(10 weeks) 18 Apr - 23 June 2017

(15 weeks) 13 Mar - 23 June 2017

(20 weeks) 6 Feb - 23 June 2017

12 July 2017 1 June 2018 July 2018 calendar-link

(10 weeks) 10 Oct - 16 Dec 2016

(15 weeks) 5 Sep - 16 Dec 2016

(20 weeks) 1 Aug - 16 Dec 2016

Transition Program 8 Feb 2017 2 Jun 2017 July 2017

AUD $19,850
calendar-link

(10 weeks) 18 Apr - 23 Jun 2017

(15 weeks) 13 Mar - 23 Jun 2017

(20 weeks) 6 Feb - 23 Jun 2017

23 Aug 2017 15 Dec 2017 March 2018 calendar-link

(10 weeks) 26 Jun - 1 Sep 2017

(15 weeks) 22 May - 1 Sep 2017

(20 weeks) 18 Apr - 1 Sep 2017

25 Sept 2017 19 Jan 2018 March 2018 calendar-link

Non Tuition Fees 2017

2017 Fee Payable
AUD $300 Enrolment Fee Payable on Acceptance of Offer.
AUD $300 Administration Fee Payable for all withdrawals and transfers; and for change of class/stream more than once.
AUD $300 Late Payment Fee Payable when a payment is not made by its due date.
AUD $150 Care Arrangements/ Guardianship Fee Is payable by those Under 18 students seeking UNSW Global to approve their care arrangements and issue them with a CAAW Letter (confirmation of accommodation and welfare letter).
AUD $49
per week
Under 18 Monitoring Fee Is payable for students that are Under 18 years of age and have been issued a CAAW Letter by UNSW Global. The Monitoring Fee is payable for the period specified in the CAAW.
AUD $150 Airport pick-up Fee Is payable for all students who book an airport pick-up through UNSW Global.
AUD $TBC Overseas Students Health Cover (OSHC) Is payable by all overseas students on a student visa. The amount payable for OSHC is calculated by the length of your proposed enrolment period. Please contact Student Services to determine actual cost.

Please Note:

  • Tuition Fees may be paid in instalments. Instalment dates will be listed in your letter of offer received following your application.
  • Non-Tuition Fees, as set out above, are subject to change and may be updated from time to time without notice.
  • Minimum living costs in Sydney are approximately AUD $18,000 per year.

 

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