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Study Abroad

Choose from our full range of subjects (units or classes) available, many of which include practical field work. The popular subject areas include:

  • Business, management and marketing
  • Cultural studies
  • Tourism and event management
  • Creative arts
  • Environmental science
  • Indigenous studies

Students will be required to choose a minimum of three units and a maximum of four units per session. Check with your home institution regarding credit transfer from Southern Cross University.

Study Abroad Program 


 CRICOS: 019864G Tuition Fee
4 undergraduate units $8,400
4 undergraduate units (includes Explore Australia trip) $9,100
3 postgraduate units $8,500


2019 Key Dates

Gold Coast Session 3: 4 November
Gold Coast, Lismore, Coffs Harbour  Session 1: 2 March
Gold Coast, Lismore, Coffs Harbour  Session 2: 6 July
Gold Coast Session 3: 2 November

Career Start

Career Start (Study Abroad) is a new program that includes ten weeks of English Language Proficiency program plus four (4) units of academic study for students with English language IELTS of 5.0. Students complete the ten weeks of English language study prior to starting the teaching session of 15 weeks. The Nursing and Allied Health stream requires and IELTS of 6.0. Additional English is also available for students for students with IELTS 4.5 

2019 Tuition FeeStart for S1 2019Start for S2 2019Start for S3 2019
$12,040 26 Nov 18 01 Apr 19 5 Aug 19
2020 Tuition FeeStart for S1 2020Start for S2 2019Start for S3 2019
$12,040 18 Nov 19 30 Mar 20 3 Aug 20



Southern Cross University offers exchange opportunities to students from our Partner Institutions.

Check with your home institution and request approval to take part in the exchange program at Southern Cross University.

If you would like more information visit our contacts to choose the right option for you.

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