English Language Centre

Dates and Fees

UTASAccess Programs** Course Dates

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

2015

Module

Dates

Orientation

7

24 August - 25 September

Friday 21 August

One week break 28 September – 2 October

8

5 October - 6 November

Friday 2 October

9

9 November - 11 December

Friday 6 November

Three week break - Registration for Module 1, Monday 4 January 2016

2016

Module

Dates

Orientation

1

** 4 January - 5 February

Monday 4 January

2

*9 February - 11 March (Hobart)
 8 February - 11 March (Launceston) 

Friday 5 February

3

*15 March - 22 April
(Easter Break 24 March - 30 March)

Friday 11 March

One week break 25 April - 29 April

4

2 May - 3 June

Friday 29 April

5

6 June - 8 July

Friday 3 June

One week break 11 July - 15 July

6

18 July - 19 August

Friday 15 July

7

22 August - 23 September

Friday 19 August

One week break 26 September - 30 September

8

3 October - 4 November

Friday 30 September

9

 7 November - 9 December (Hobart)
*8 November - 9 December (Launceston)

Friday 4 November

Three week break - Registration for Module 1, Friday 6 January 2017

Each Module is a 5-week study length
* Indicates courses starting on a Tuesday, where Monday is a Public Holiday
** Registration; Monday 4 January due to Christmas/ New Year Break 

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*

2015 Tuition fee per module (5 weeks) AUD$1,925.

2016 Tuition fee per module (5 weeks) AUD$1,975.

(* 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 (2015) or $220.00 (2016).

  • New applications received for 2016 will be charged at the $1975 rate.
  • New applications commencing in 2015 and including 2016 study periods will be charged at the $1925 rate so long as acceptance is received by 06/11/2015.
  • New applications commencing in 2015 will be charged at the $1925 rate so long as acceptance is received by 06/11/2015.

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.