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 2016 / 2017

Programs Start Date Finish Date Start UNSW Degree Fees Calendar
Standard Program 6 April 2016 25 Nov 2016 March 2017
AUD $28,000
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28 Sept 2016 2 June 2017 July 2017 calendar-link
5 April 2017 24 Nov 2017 March 2018 AUD $29,500  
27 Sept 2017 1 June 2018 July 2018  
Standard Plus Program 20 Jan 2016 25 Nov 2016 March 2017
AUD $32,850
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13 July 2016 2 Jun 2017 July 2017 calendar-link
18 Jan 2017 24 Nov 2017 March 2018 AUD $34,500  
12 July 2017 1 June 2018 July 2018  
Transition Program 10 Feb 2016 3 Jun 2016 July 2016

AUD $18,850
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24 Aug 2016 16 Dec 2016 March 2017 calendar-link
26 Sept 2016 20 Jan 2017 March 2017 calendar-link
8 Feb 2017 2 Jun 2017 July 2017

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

Optional English Program Dates and Fees 2016 / 2017

Foundation English Entry Courses (FEEC)
for this program (optional)
(AUD $500/week for 2016 courses)
(AUD $520/week for 2017 courses)
Foundation Studies Program & English Pathways Start Date Finish Date Start UNSW Degree Fees Foundation Studies Calendar

(10 weeks) 4 Jan - 11 Mar 2016

Standard Program 6 April 2016 25 Nov 2016 March 2017
AUD $28,000
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(10 weeks) 27 Jun - 2 Sep 2016

(15 weeks) 23 May - 2 Sep 2016

(20 weeks) 18 Apr - 2 Sep 2016

28 Sept 2016 2 June 2017 July 2017 calendar-link

(10 weeks) 3 Jan - 10 Mar 2017

(15 weeks) 14 Nov - 10 Mar 2017

(20 weeks) 10 Oct - 10 Mar 2017

5 April 2017 24 Nov 2017 March 2018 AUD $29,500  

(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

(10 weeks) 12 Oct - 18 Dec 2015

Standard Plus Program 20 Jan 2016 25 Nov 2016 March 2017
AUD $32,850
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(10 weeks) 18 Apr - 24 Jun 2016

(15 weeks) 14 Mar - 24 Jun 2016

(20 weeks) 8 Feb - 24 Jun 2016

13 July 2016 2 Jun 2017 July 2017 calendar-link

(10 weeks) 10 Oct - 16 Dec 2016

(15 weeks) 5 Sep - 16 Dec 2016

(20 weeks) 1 Aug - 16 Dec 2016

18 Jan 2017 24 Nov 2017 March 2018 AUD $34,500  

(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

(10 weeks) 12 Oct - 18 Dec 2015

Transition Program 10 Feb 2016 3 Jun 2016 July 2016

AUD $18,850
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(10 weeks) 18 Apr - 24 Jun 2016

(15 weeks) 14 Mar - 24 Jun 2016

(20 weeks) 8 Feb - 24 Jun 2016

24 Aug 2016 16 Dec 2016 March 2017 calendar-link

(10 weeks) 27 Jun - 2 Sep 2016

(15 weeks) 23 May - 2 Sep 2016

(20 weeks) 18 Apr - 2 Sep 2016

26 Sept 2016 20 Jan 2017 March 2017 calendar-link

(10 weeks) 10 Oct - 16 Dec 2016

(15 weeks) 5 Sep - 16 Dec 2016

(20 weeks) 1 Aug - 16 Dec 2016

8 Feb 2017 2 Jun 2017 July 2017

AUD $19,850
 

(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

(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

Non Tuition Fees 2016 / 2017

2017 2016 Fee Payable
AUD $300 AUD $250 Enrolment Fee Payable on Acceptance of Offer
AUD $300 AUD $250 Administration Fee Payable when withdrawing, transferring and changing class more than once
AUD $150 AUD $450 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
AUD $18
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 AUD $150 Airport pick-up Fee Is payable for all students who book an airport pick-up through UNSW Global
AUD $TBC 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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