English Language Centre

Dates and Fees

UTASAccess Programs** Course Dates

(**includes UTASAccess- English; UTASAccess- Direct Entry; UTASAccess- Maritime English Direct Entry; UTASAccess- Foundation Studies)


Module* Dates Orientation
1 6 January - 7 February Monday 6 January
2 11 February - 14 March
(10 February is a public holiday)
Friday 7 February
3 17 March - 25 April
(Easter Break 18 - 24 April)
Friday 14 March
one week break
4 5 May - 6 June Friday 2 May
5 10 June - 11 July
(9 June is a public holiday)
Friday 6 June
one week break
6 21 July - 22 August Friday 18 July
7 25 August - 26 September Friday 22 August
one week break
8 6 October - 7 November Friday 3 October
9 10 November - 12 December Friday 7 November
three week break - classes begin Tuesday 6 January 2015

*Each Module is a 5-week study length

UTAS Degree Semester dates

The UTAS dates will help you plan your study at the ELC.

Tuition Fees

UTASAccess Programs require course books and materials which students buy on arrival. Students should allow between $100 - $250 depending on type of course and length of study.

UTASAccess Programs*

Tuition fee per module (5 weeks) $AUD: $1,800

(* includes UTASAccess-English; UTASAccess-Direct Entry; UTASAccess- Maritime English Direct Entry)

In addition to course tuition fees, all students studying at the English Language Centre are required to pay a once only, non-refundable Administration Fee of $200.00.

Medical and travel insurance

 Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) is compulsory for all international students on a student visa. The University can make arrangements for the insurance when you pay your tuition fees.

Students will be responsible for their own individual travel insurance.

Accommodation Costs

Please see the UTAS Accommodation.

Living Expenses

Please find out about estimated living expenses in Tasmania.

Refund Policy

It is important that applicants ensure they read and understand the English Language Centre Refund Policy before signing and paying tuition fees.