Cost of Living

From 1 October 2023, student visa applicants will need to show they have a minimum of AU$24,505 in savings to cover annual living costs in order to get a student visa.

Visit the Department of Home Affairs website for more information on what is required for your visa application.
Knowing the average living costs is an important part of preparing for your studies.

For an estimate of day-to-day living costs in Australia, use the Study Australia Cost of Living Calculator.


Cost of Living Calculator