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


Notre Dame offers International Undergraduate Merit Scholarships for high achieving students from selected countries. The Scholarship waives 20% of the annual tuition fees for a maximum of three years for programs in the Schools of Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Philosophy & Theology, Health Sciences and Law.

High achieving students who are citizens of the following countries are eligible to be considered.
No scholarship application form is required, as eligible students are automatically nominated for consideration by the selection committee.

  • Eligible countries

    • Azerbaijan
    • Bahrain
    • Bangladesh
    • Bhutan
    • Bosnia and Herzegovina
    • Cambodia
    • China (inclusive of Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan)
    • Egypt
    • India
    • Indonesia
    • Jordan
    • Kazakhstan
    • Kuwait
    • Lebanon
    • Macedonia
    • Malaysia
    • Mauritis
    • Mongolia
    • Myanmar
    • Nepal
    • New Caledonia
    • Oman
    • Pakistan
    • Peru
    • Phillipines
    • Romania
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Singapore
    • Sri Lanka
    • Taiwan
    • Thailand
    • Turkey
    • UAE
    • Vietnam

For further details and for eligibility requirements, please contact the International Office.

Monday to Friday 8:30am-5:00pm
Telephone: +61 08 9433 0844
Email: international@nd.edu.au