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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:
For further details click here.
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.
Places in the program are available through competitive admission. Selection by the Course Coordinator is based on academic qualifications. Special entry applicants will also be considered by the Course Coordinator. Details as follows:
a) Bachelor of Education degree; or
b) Bachelor level degree in any other field, plus a Graduate Diploma of Education or equivalent
a) Bachelor level degree in any other field, plus extensive professional experience; or
b) Three-year trained teacher with extensive professional experience
Evidence to support the applicant's professional experience will be required when applying for special entry.
For international students, English language competency is required and can be demonstrated via:
a) Academic International English Language Testing System (IELTS): overall band minimum score of 7.0 with no individual band less than 6.5; or
b) TOEFL - paper based: Minimum score of 600 including a Test of Written English score of 5.0 or better; or
c) TOEFL - internet based: Minimum score of 95 with no individual score less than 21; or
d) Pearson English Test: 72 with no score less than 65