Tuition fees per student per year*
Years K to 6
Years 7 to 10
Years 11 and 12
Intensive English Centre
*Tuition fees cover:
Other school fees
A$250 - $300
Overseas Student Health Cover **
A$600 for 12 months
*School transfer fee applies to students who request a change of school after a Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE) has been issued.
** Medibank Private is DE International’s preferred supplier for OSHC. Medibank Private updates its rates on an annual basis. The rate shown is the 2018 rate. Rates vary with duration of cover required. More information on Medibank OSHC.
Homestay accommodation fees
Parent nomination for homestay*
Airport pick-up fee
*Parent nomination for homestay must be inspected annually for the duration of the course or until the student turns 18, whichever occurs first, to ensure the home continues to meet DE International standards. The fees for these visits must be paid upfront, once DE International has confirmed the homestay meets DE International’s minimum standards.
Most temporary resident students pay the temporary resident administration fee and education fee to enrol in a NSW government school. The fees payable are calculated using the visa subclass held by the student. For details refer to the Education fee fact sheet.
If the temporary resident student has a parent or step-parent who is an Australian citizen or permanent resident, you may be eligible for a fee exemption. For details refer to the Australian citizen or permanent resident fact sheet.
Families with low incomes may submit an appeal for exemption from payment of the education fee, which is assessed by the Exemption Review Panel. For details refer to the Application for fee exemption based on low income.
Your child may be entitled to a pro-rata refund of the education fee if:
The cost of a study tour will vary based on a number of factors such as:
Study tours can only be booked through registered study tours operators. A list of operators registered with DE International can be found here.