Information for prospective students about Australian Government assistance for financing studies.

Am I eligible?

Answer the questions below to see if you are eligible for up to $99,389.00 in government tuition loan assistance.

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Government training assistance

To assess your eligibility to access government tuition loan assistance up to $99,389.00, please complete the simple assessment on the left of the screen.

Eligible Australian students have access to tuition assistance of up to $99,389.00^ via the Australian Government’s VET FEE-HELP loan scheme.

VET FEE-HELP is an Australian Government program providing loans to help eligible students enrolled in certain VET courses (Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Vocational Graduate Certificate or Vocational Graduate Diploma) pay their tuition fees.

Repayment is made through the tax system and is initiated once you are in the workforce and your income rises above the minimum repayment threshold. The threshold for the 2016-17 income year is $54,869.00.


^ For 2016, the FEE-HELP limit is $99,389.00 for students undertaking Diploma or Advanced Diploma courses and $124,238.00 for students undertaking a medicine, dentistry or veterinary science course.