Undergraduate courses and fees.

We have an outstanding reputation as an institution that provides students with a quality education and recognised academic standing within an engaging and caring environment. We are committed to excellence in teaching and research within an international context and Murdoch provides the ideal place to take the next step on a path of lifelong learning.

So that you feel confident in your studies, we structure the first year of our Bachelor degrees to teach and improve the skills you will use to succeed. This foundation will give you confidence in any further study you choose to undertake and future-proof your employment prospects.

We offer over 80 degree courses - all taught by enthusiastic and well-qualified academic staff. Our degree courses are flexible, so you can broaden your qualifications (and your choice of careers) by taking a double – or even a triple - major. In most cases, a double major takes no more than three years to complete.

Select a course from the list below to find out more.


Please note that tuition fees listed are based on a standard enrolment of 24 points per year.

Course name (A-Z)

2014 tuition fees (AUD)

Accounting $24,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Animal Science $26,400 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Asian Studies $23,300 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Australian Indigenous Studies $22,600 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Banking $24,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Biological Sciences $26,400 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Biomedical Science $27,000 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Biotechnology $26,800 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Business Information Systems $24,700 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Business Law $24,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering $27,000 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Chemistry $26,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Chiropractic Science $27,100 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Cognitive Neuroscience and Health Psychology $26,300 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Communication and Media Studies $24,400 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Community Development $22,700 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Computer Science $24,700 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Conservation and Wildlife Biology $27,100 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Criminology $24,100 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Cyber Forensics Information Security and Management $24,700 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Early Childhood and Primary Education $23,400 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Economics $24,600 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Primary Education $23,700 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Education Undergraduate $23,400 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Electrical Power Engineering $26,800 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Engineering $26,800 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Engineering Technology $26,200 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Environmental Engineering $26,800 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Environmental Management $25,800 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Environmental Science $26,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Exercise Physiology $26,300 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Finance $24,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Forensic Biology and Toxicology $27,300 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Games Art and Design $24,700 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Games Software Design and Production $24,700 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Games Technology $24,700 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
History $22,600 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Hospitality and Tourism Management Commerce $24,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Human Resource Management $24,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Industrial Computer Systems Engineering $26,800 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Instrumentation and Control Engineering $26,800 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Interactive Digital Design $24,700 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
International Aid and Development $23,200 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
International Business $24,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Internet Software Development $24,700 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Internetworking and Security $24,700 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Journalism $24,400 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Law $24,000 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Legal Studies $23,600 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Management $24,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Marine Science $26,800 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Marketing $24,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Mathematics and Statistics $24,700 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Mineral Science $27,300 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Molecular Biology $28,000 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Movement Science $26,300 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Nursing $26,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Philosophy $22,800 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Physics and Nanotechnology $26,200 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Politics and International Studies $22,600 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Psychology
Public Relations $24,400 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Renewable Energy Engineering $26,800 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Screen Production $24,500 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Security Terrorism and Counterterrorism $23,200 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Social and Developmental Psychology $26,300 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Sociology $22,600 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Sport and Health Science $26,300 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Sustainable Development $22,800 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Tourism and Events Management $24,200 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
Veterinary Science $40,600 (indicative first year tuition fee for 2014 in AUD - 24 pts)
  • The tuition fee quoted is an indicative fee only. It is important to understand that your final tuition costs for the year may be slightly higher or lower than the fee quoted, depending on your choice of units and/or number of credit points undertaken.
  • The fees quoted are the fees you will pay in 2014 and are subject to annual increases. If you start later than 2014, you will pay the fees that apply for that year.