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:
This table shows the estimated 2021 tuition fees for undergraduate non-award fee paying students by study discipline and shows the rate per credit point.
|Study discipline|| Rate per credit|
Accounting, Economics, Commerce, |
|Mathematics and Statistics||$3370|
|Behavioural Sciences excl. Clinical Psychology||$3436|
|Foreign Languages, Visual and Performing Arts||$3024|
|Nursing (Clinical and Non-Clinical units)||$3294|
|Dentistry, Medicine, Veterinary Science||$7856|
Postgraduate non-award fees
The following tables detail the fees at study discipline level for postgraduate students:
This table shows the estimated 2021 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|
|Accounting, Economics, Commerce, Administration||$3859|
|Mathematics and Statistics||$3528|
|Behavioural Sciences excl. Clinical Psychology||$3425|
|Foreign Languages, Visual and Performing Arts||$2802|
|Nursing (Clinical and Non-Clinical units)||$3016|
|Dentistry, Medicine, Veterinary Science||$7933|
This table shows the estimated 2021 tuition unit fees for postgraduate non-award fee paying students.
|Unit code||Unit title||Tuition fee|
|AHL701||The Humanitarian World||$1550|
|ADH714||Gender and Development||$1550|
|ADH717||Sustainability and Development||$1550|
|EEE726||Digital Learning Design and Assessment||$2475|
|SIT752||Introduction to IT Professional Practice||$3600|
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.
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.