FAQs About University

Have questions about university? You might find some answers here. If not, use the box below to submit your own question and we’ll add the answer into this list.


Should I go to university?

If you’re thinking about university for your future move, why not have a look at What’s Uni Like? In this free, interactive, online course you will get to see what life at uni is like and decide whether it’s for you.

You’ll meet this guy – Charlie – who is exploring what uni is all about and you’ll Charlie 01 672x372hear from real university students talking honestly about uni – what they thought it would be like, what it’s really like, and the challenges they’ve faced along the way. You’ll also learn about different pathways into uni, study skills, how to manage your time and lots of other useful info. Check it out here!



How long does it take to complete a university degree?

A Bachelor Degree usually takes between 3 and 5 years depending on the degree. Check the information for the course you’re interested in to find out how long that particular course will take.

How much does uni cost?

Most Australian students will be eligible for HECS-HELP loans or discounts which mean you won’t have to pay any uni fees upfront. You can defer your fees while you’re at university and pay them off once you’re earning a certain salary. You can find some more information on uni costs and how to manage living costs while studying at uni on this page.

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