Choose your program

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 Package Fee *
3 undergraduate units $7,000
4 undergraduate units $9,200
4 undergraduate units (includes Explore Australia trip) $9,900
3 undergraduate units (includes Explore Australia trip) $7,700


2022 Key Dates

Gold Coast Session 3: 1 November

* Can include tuition & admin fees.

Session Terms Teaching Period Start Dates Campus Location
Session 1 Term 1 7 March Gold Coast, Lismore
  Term 2 2 May Gold Coast, Lismore
Session 2 Term 3 4 July Gold Coast, Lismore
  Term 4 29 August Gold Coast, Lismore
Session 3 Term 5 31 October Gold Coast
  Summer Term 10 January Gold Coast

Career Start

Career Start (Study Abroad) is a 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. Tuition fee for 2022/2023: $13,340.