2024 Tuition Fees

General EnglishN/AA$485 (per week)
English for Further StudiesN/AA$485 (per week)
Foundation Studies for Business, IT and HumanitiesN/AA$27,272
(A$3,409.00 per unit)
Foundation Studies for Health and Life SciencesN/AA$27,272
(A$3,409.00 per unit)
Foundation Studies for Engineering and Computer ScienceN/AA$27,272
(A$3,409.00 per unit)
Diploma of BusinessA$25,568
(A$3,196.00 per unit)
(A$4,341.00 per unit)
Diploma of Business AnalyticsA$25,568
(A$3,196.00 per unit)
(A$4,341.00 per unit
Diploma of CybersecurityA$25,568
(A$3,196.00 per unit)
(A$4,341.00 per unit)
Diploma of BioscienceA$28,928
(A$3,616.00 per unit)
(A$4,565.00 per unit)
Diploma of EngineeringA$28,768
(A$3,596.00 per unit)
(A$4,499.00 per unit)
Diploma of Health SciencesA$28,928
(A$3,616.00 per unit)
(A$4,199.00 per unit)
Diploma of Information TechnologyA$25,568
(A$3,196.00 per unit)
(A$4,341.00 per unit)
Diploma of Media and CommunicationsA$26,736
(A$3,342.00 per unit)
(A$4,164.00 per unit)
Diploma of PsychologyA$26,216
(A$3,277.00 per unit)
(A$4, 706.00 per unit)
Postgraduate Enabling ProgramA$14,100
(A$3,525.00 per unit)
(A$3,525.00 per unit)
Undergraduate Certificate of CybersecurityN/AA$17,364
Undergraduate Certificate of Data AnalyticsN/AA$17,364
Undergraduate Certificate of Life ScienceN/AA$18,260
Undergraduate Certificate of Psychological StudiesN/AA$18,824
Undergraduate Certificate of Information Technology in MarketingN/AA$17,364
Undergraduate Certificate of Health ServicesN/AA$16,796

FEE-HELP at La Trobe College Australia for Australian Students

La Trobe College Australia has been granted the status as a recognised Higher Education Provider (HEP), allowing eligible domestic students the opportunity to access the FEE-HELP loan scheme.

Additional Fees and Services

Enrolment and Orientation fees

Cost: A$220 (international students only)


Students wishing to use this service must complete the relevant section on the application form, and pay along with tuition and other fees. Every time you use this service to change accommodation, you will be required to pay an additional fee of A$220.

Airport Arrival Service

  • One way - A$140

Students must book airport pickup by emailing admissions@latrobemelbourne.edu.au.

Any changes or cancellations must be made at least 72 hours before your arrival time. If you book and pay but do not use the service, or fail to notify us of changes or cancellations, you will not be refunded the service fee.

Carer Fee

  • Initial 4 weeks - A$180
  • Additional weeks (per week) - A$40

The Carer Fee is a compulsory fee for students under 18 years of age, studying at the College on a student visa until they turn 18.

OSHC: Required for Student Visa

  • Individual (Approx. per month) - A$54
  • Family (Approx. per month) - A$142

Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) is a compulsory health insurance plan for international students on student visas. Allianz Global Assistance is the OSHC provider for La Trobe College Australia. Rates are calculated monthly for the duration of your enrolment and are subject to change.

ELICOS Text Books

ELICOS students will need to purchase one text book from the University book shop every 10 weeks. The approximate cost of each text book will be A$50-A$80.

Accommodation Fees

* Residential college fees are subject to change. Visit latrobe.edu.au/accommodation for the most up-to-date fee information.

Living Costs

The cost of living depends on the students' individual lifestyle. La Trobe College Australia estimates that a single International student requires A$18,610-A$20,000 per year to live.

The cost would normally cover:

  • Accommodation
  • Transport
  • Entertainment
  • Food
  • Clothing
  • Text books

It does not cover airfares or additional costs associated with an expensive lifestyle.