Domestic student non-award tuition fees

Deakin charges full fees for single-unit/non-award enrolments. The cost of each unit depends on the government-classified area of study to which the unit belongs.

The University does not receive any government funding and students enrolled in these units contribute the full cost of their unit. The tables listed below are for domestic students only.

Undergraduate non-award fees

The following tables detail the fees at study discipline level for undergraduate students:

2020 Undergraduate non-award fees - study discipline

This table shows the estimated 2020 tuition fees for undergraduate non-award fee paying students by study discipline and shows the rate per credit point.

Study discipline Rate per credit
point
Law $3783
Accounting, Economics, Commerce,
Administration
$3316
Public Relations $2877
Humanities $2777
Mathematics and Statistics $3240
Computing $3361
Built Environment $3476
Other Health $3295
Social Studies $2660
Behavioural Sciences excl. Clinical Psychology $3303
Education $2789
Clinical Psychology $3459
Foreign Languages, Visual and Performing Arts $3024
Allied Health $3631
Nursing (Clinical and Non-Clinical units) $3294
Engineering, Surveying $4079
Science $4079
Dentistry, Medicine, Veterinary Science $7627
Agriculture $4858

Postgraduate non-award fees

The following tables detail the fees at study discipline level for postgraduate students:

2020 Postgraduate non-award fees - study discipline

This table shows the estimated 2020 tuition fees for postgraduate non-award fee paying students by study discipline and shows the rate per credit point.

Study Discipline Rate per credit point
Law $3937
Accounting, Economics, Commerce, Administration $3710
Public Relations $2675
Humanities $2401
Mathematics and Statistics $3392
Computing $3475
Built Environment $3304
Other Health $3200
Social Studies $2625
Behavioural Sciences excl. Clinical Psychology $3325
Education $2550
Clinical Psychology $3502
Foreign Languages, Visual and Performing Arts $2802
Allied Health $3575
Nursing (Clinical and Non-Clinical units) $2900
Engineering, Surveying $3749
Science $4120
Dentistry, Medicine, Veterinary Science $7627
Agriculture $4813

2020 Postgraduate non-award fees - special unit fees

This table shows the estimated 2020 tuition unit fees for postgraduate non-award fee paying students.

Unit code Unit title Tuition fee
ADH701 The Humanitarian World $1500
ADH714 Gender and Development $1500
ADH717 Sustainability and Development $1500
EEE726 Digital Learning Design and Assessment $2450
HME707 Hospital Operations $2000
SIT752 Introduction to IT Professional Practice $3475

Estimate your tuition fees

While the tables above provide a guide, you can also search for an individual units tuition fee through our Fee Estimator.

Financial Assistance

Single-unit students aren't eligible for university loans, financial assistance from Centrelink, grants, HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP (except bridging training for overseas trained professionals who may be eligible for HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP).

You'll be expected to meet all costs associated with the fees for single units.

Seek faculty advice

We recommend you get faculty advice about unit planning before applying. Faculty course advisers can guide you on subject choices and provide details on unit load and sequencing.

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