You can start a Monash College Diploma in February, June or October – begin when it suits you.

Part 1 consists of two trimesters. Part 2 consists of two trimesters.*

Diploma dates


Enrolment and orientation


Mid trimester break


Census date

Trimester 3, 201512–16 Oct 201519 Oct – 18 Dec 201521 Dec 2015 – 1 Jan 20164 Jan – 2 Feb 201615 Nov 2015
Trimester 1, 201615–19 Feb 201622 Feb – 24 Mar 201625 – 31 Mar 20161 Apr – 20 May 201631 Mar 2016
Trimester 2, 201613–17 Jun 201620 Jun – 29 Jul 20161 – 5 Aug 20168 Aug – 16 Sep 201631 Jul 2016
Trimester 3, 201610 – 15 Oct 201617 Oct – 20 Dec 201621 Dec 2016 – 2 Jan 20173 Jan – 20 Jan 201715 Nov 2016

You can download the latest enrolment and orientation schedules from the 'Dates & Schedules' section on the New Students page.

Note: Monash College offers Diploma English language courses that start before each Diploma intake.

Diploma fees



Course code

Part 1

Part 1 (fee per unit)

Part 2

Part 2 (fee per unit)

Diploma of Arts2618A$21,250A$2,657A$23,500A$2,938
Diploma of Art & Design2613A$22,250A$2,782A$24,500A$3,063
Diploma of Business2607 or 2608A$23,750A$2,969A$26,250A$3,282
Diploma of Engineering2612 or 2636A$24,250A$3,032A$27,500A$3,438
Diploma of Science2637A$24,250A$3,032



Added or repeat units will cost an additional fee.

Additional fees

Application feeA$100
Academic transcript (per copy)A$28
Student letterA$28
Attendance letterA$28
Late enrolment fee (for 2016 enrolment period)A$316
Late Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN) disputeA$109
Reinstatement of enrolment after invalidationA$204

Find out about the cost of living in Australia and other expenses such as overseas student health cover.

Please note that additional fees apply for English language courses.

View our refund policy

You are protected

Tuition Protection Service (TPS) is organised by the Australian Government to assist international students.

If we close or are unable to deliver your course, this service provides you protection. In the unlikely event that this happens, we will either provide a different suitable course or a refund.

#Course duration of part 2 varies depending on the Diploma.

All fees listed are in Australian dollars.