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 and 2018

Programs Start Date Finish Date Start UNSW Degree Fees Calendar
Standard Program 27 Sept 2017 1 June 2018 July 2018 AUD $29,500 calendar-link
4 April 2018 23 Nov 2018 Feb 2019 AUD $30,980  
14 Nov 2018 19 July 2019 Sept 2019  
3 April 2019 22 Nov 2019 Feb 2020  
Standard Plus Program 12 July 2017 1 June 2018 July 2018 AUD $34,500 calendar-link
17 Jan 2018 23 Nov 2018 Feb 2019 AUD $36,800  
29 Aug 2018 19 July 2019 Sept 2019  
16 Jan 2019 22 Nov 2019 Feb 2020  
Transition Program 23 Aug 2017 15 Dec 2017 March 2018 AUD $19,850 calendar-link
25 Sept 2017 19 Jan 2018 March 2018 calendar-link
7 Feb 2018 1 June 2018 July 2018 AUD $20,980  
22 Aug 2018 14 Dec 2018 Feb 2019  
24 Sept 2018 18 Jan 2019 Feb 2019  
27 March 2019 19 July 2019 Sept 2019  

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) 26 Jun - 1 Sep 2017

(15 weeks) 22 May - 1 Sep 2017

(20 weeks) 18 Apr - 1 Sep 2017

Standard Program 27 Sept 2017 1 June 2018 July 2018 AUD $29,500 calendar-link

(10 weeks) 18 Apr - 23 June 2017

(15 weeks) 13 Mar - 23 June 2017

(20 weeks) 6 Feb - 23 June 2017

Standard Plus Program 12 July 2017 1 June 2018 July 2018 AUD $34,500 calendar-link

(10 weeks) 18 Apr - 23 Jun 2017

(15 weeks) 13 Mar - 23 Jun 2017

(20 weeks) 6 Feb - 23 Jun 2017

Transition Program 23 Aug 2017 15 Dec 2017 March 2018 AUD $19,850 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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