It is recommended that students have at least AUD$2,000 on arrival in Melbourne to cover the cost of temporary accommodation, purchase of extra clothing and the setting up costs of permanent accommodation. These costs may include one month's rent, bond, household goods, furniture, service connection fees, books and equipment.
Additional meals, refreshments, transport, personal needs and entertainment may cost up to AUD$120 per week.
It is recommended that students budget for living costs to a total of AUD$18,000 above their tuition fees.
School Age Dependents:
If you have dependent school age children they will be required to pay full fees at any government or non-government school they attend in Australia.
All tuition fees are payable one month before the commencement of each semester. Each semester's fees are to be paid in full in advance.
NMIT will arrange free airport pick up and provide free assistance in finding the right accommodation for you. Click for further information on student accommodation options.