Fees

Notre Dame’s tuition costs depend upon a student’s study load and discipline of the courses being studied. An average full time study load is eight courses per year, or four courses per semester with some Schools requiring completion of more courses as the standard full time load.

Please note, tuition fees are subject to change each year.

  • Indicative fees for international students

  • Fee payment

    Cheque / Money Order / EFTPOS
    Internet Bank Transfer / Credit Card

    Fees are payable each semester, at least four weeks prior to the commencement date of the student’s program. Fees can be paid by cheque, Money Order, EFTPOS, Internet Bank Transfer or Credit Card.

  • Additional study costs

    The additional costs of study will vary from student to student. These include textbooks, uniforms (for example Nursing or Physiotherapy programs), photocopying and stationery. These costs are in addition to tuition fees.

  • Refund policy

    The Refund Policy applies to all commencing and continuing international students, including Study Abroad and Exchange students.

    The Refund Policy is subject to change. The most up‑to‑date information is available here: > Policy: Refunds for Overseas Students

    If you have any enquiries please contact our fees office:

    Fremantle Campus – fremantle.fees@nd.edu.au
    Sydney Campus – sydney.fees@nd.edu.au

Scholarships

  • Notre Dame Scholarships

    The University of Notre Dame Australia offers International Students an affordable, private Catholic education. While students must pay your tuition fees in advance, most International students are able to work for up to 40 hours per fortnight on a student visa and full-time during University breaks

    Please visit studyinaustralia.gov.au for further information.

  • The Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID)

    The purpose of this Scholarship is for international students coming to Australian universities to acquire knowledge and skills to aid the development of their home country.

    For further information and for application details please visit the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade website or contact AusAID by phone (02) 6206 4057 or email australianscholarships@ausaid.gov.au.

  • The Bupa International Student Award

    Value: $1,000 (Up to 3 Awards)

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to assist and encourage international students, enrolled at The University of Notre Dame Australia, to be involved in the life and culture of the University and the broader community.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship applicants must:

    a. Be enrolled as an international student at The University of Notre Dame Australia, in an undergraduate or postgraduate award course;
    b. Be a student of good academic standing;
    c. Demonstrate the promotion of the international student culture on the student campus of enrolment; and
    d. Demonstrate community involvement and dedication to their studies.

    Applications are now closed.

    For further information, please call the Development Manager on (08) 9433 0692 or email scholarships@nd.edu.au.

    Scholarship Conditions

  • International Undergraduate Academic Merit Scholarship

    The University of Notre Dame Australia offers multiple International Undergraduate Academic Merit Scholarships to provide tuition assistance to high achieving international students enrolling in undergraduate programs at Notre Dame.

    The value of the Scholarship is 20 percent (20%) of annual tuition fees for up to a maximum of the approved standard course duration.

    The Scholarship is awarded as a partial tuition fee waiver and does not cover costs such as living expenses, accommodation, transport, overseas student health cover or any other costs associated with study.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship, students must be international full fee-paying students commencing an undergraduate program (excluding the Bachelor of Physiotherapy or Bachelor of Physiotherapy/Bachelor of Exercise & Sports Science) for the first time at The University of Notre Dame Australia in the relevant semester.

    No scholarship application form is required, as all undergraduate applicants who submit a complete application to Notre Dame are automatically nominated for consideration by the selection committee.

    To view Terms and Conditions, please click here.

  • International Early Offer Scholarship

    The University of Notre Dame Australia offers multiple International Early Offer Scholarships to provide tuition assistance to high achieving international students enrolling in undergraduate programs.

    The value of the Scholarship is 25 percent (25%) of annual tuition fees for up to a maximum of one (1) year or two (2) consecutive semesters.

    The Scholarship is awarded as a partial tuition fee waiver and does not cover costs such as living expenses, accommodation, transport, overseas student health cover or any other costs associated with study.

    No scholarship application form is required, as eligible Early Offer applicants are automatically nominated for consideration by the selection committee.

    For more information on the Early Offer program, please click here.

    To view Terms and Conditions, please click here.

  • The University of Notre Dame Australia AUSMAT Scholarship

    The University of Notre Dame Australia offers multiple AUSMAT Scholarships to provide tuition assistance to international students currently studying the Australian Matriculation (AUSMAT) program and enrolling in undergraduate programs at Notre Dame.

    The value of the Scholarship is 25 percent (25%) of annual tuition fees for up to a maximum of one (1) year or two (2) consecutive semesters.

    The Scholarship is awarded as a partial tuition fee waiver and does not cover costs such as living expenses, accommodation, transport, overseas student health cover or any other costs associated with study.

    No scholarship application form is required, as eligible AUSMAT applicants are automatically nominated for consideration by the selection committee.

    To view Terms and Conditions, please click here.