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Our courses offer the right balance of practical knowledge and academic excellence and a wide range of study options.
You are viewing indicative tuition fee information for domestic students. If you are an international student click here to calculate indicative tuition fees for your course.
Postgraduate course tuition fees are generally charged at the Full Fee or Domestic Fee Paying rate. Government and University funded scholarships and financial support may be applicable for certain postgraduate courses.
Some general fee information for coursework and research study is provided below.
We recommend you visit our Fees Calculator for a more comprehensive view of the cost of postgraduate courses and units.
We provide scholarships and awards to students enrolled in an Honours program or Master by coursework.
Scholarships generally have selection criteria, which must be met, and can provide financial support to assist you with education and living expenses.
At ECU, we are committed to undertaking high quality research and offer a number of scholarships to students undertaking a Doctoral or Master by research degree.
Research scholarships support Australian and New Zealand citizens and Australian permanent residents.
The Research Training Scheme provides tuition fee funding for students in selected research courses. Whilst you remain eligible for this scheme, you will not be required to pay for your tuition fees up-front, nor will you accrue a tuition fee debt for the duration of the course.
To be eligible you must be:
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These courses are subsidised by the Australian Government. The Government contributes towards your tuition fees and you are responsible for the remaining tuition fees called your 'student contribution'. The rate of tuition fees changes annually for these courses.
To view the Postgraduate Commonwealth Government Supported Courses for the current year, please go to the Fees Calculator.
Relevant Bachelor degree or equivalent prior learning including at least five years of appropriate professional experience.
Students are required to provide:
- Current registration as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA);
- Bachelor of Nursing or equivalent and postgraduate qualification in specialty;
- Evidence of five years full-time post registration experience, of which three years must be in the chosen specialty area and one year at Advanced Practice level;
- Evidence of working a minimum of 20 hours per week in specialty;
- A letter of support from employer;
- A letter of support from a nominated Clinical Facilitator who will be a Registered Nurse Practitioner or a Registered Medical Officer with at least three years in specialty at registrar level or higher;
- Curriculum vitae;
- Evidence of professional associations' membership and on-going contribution to the profession.