in Victoria for Full Time Graduate Employment and Median Starting Salary

(Good Universities Guide 2020)


in Australia for Teaching Quality

(Student Experience Survey 2019)

Top 500

Universities Worldwide for Education

(Academic Ranking of World Universities)

Federation University’s Tuition Fee & Additional Information

Federation University International Course Guide & International Tuition Fee

Study Areas

Business and commerce 

Education and early childhood 


Humanities and social sciences (including social work) 

Information technology 


Performing Arts, Visual Arts and Design 



Sport, Health, Physical and Outdoor Education 


English language pathways 

Rated #1 by employers^

Third oldest provider of higher education in Australia


  • Federation International Excellence Scholarship – High achieving students are awarded 16% of tuition fees in all coursework degrees commencing in 2020 at either a Ballarat, Berwick or Gippsland campus. GPA and English criteria apply. 
  • Business and IT Tuition Scholarship – All students commencing a Business or Information Technology degree by coursework will automatically receive a 16% of fees scholarship (valued up to $12,240). 
  • Engineering Tuition Scholarship – Students commencing in one of the new Engineering programs in Semester 2, 2020 may be eligible for 16% of fees scholarship (valued up to $13,824). Programs include Bachelor Engineering (Electrical and Information Engineering) Honours, Master of Engineering Project Management, Master of Engineering Technology (Mechatronic Systems Engineering) and Master of Engineering Technology (Renewable and Electrical Power Systems). 
  • Brisbane internship – Eligible students studying at the Brisbane Campus will receive a free 16-week internship program matched to participants’ professional background and career goals. Or, eligible students may prefer a $2000 scholarship towards a Professional Year program. 
  • Accommodation Scholarship – Scholarship value is $2,000 – $9,700 (full fees for one year) and open to commencing international students staying on campus in Ballarat, Berwick or Gippsland in 2020 

Terms and condition

About Federation University Australia

At Federation University Australia, you’ll enjoy all the fantastic facilities and opportunities of a world-class Australian university in a supportive and diverse community. We’re renowned for our small class sizes and high-quality personalised teaching, every student matters to us. 

Studying abroad is exciting, but can also be challenging. With the right support and guidance, there’s always a way to succeed. Our effective range of student-focused services enables international students to develop the skills, knowledge and confidence to achieve in Australian education. 

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Ballarat Technology Park 

We have the largest Technology Parks of any university in Australia, hosting more than 64 enterprises, including global companies such as IBM. Our Tech Parks foster research partnerships and give our students access to internships, industry-based learning programs and graduate employment opportunities.

Why Federation?

  • Rated #1 in Australia for Teaching Quality** 
  • Rated #1 in Victoria for Full-Time Graduate Employment^ 
  • Rated #1 in Victoria for Median Graduate Starting Salary^ 
  • Rated #1 in Victoria for Student Support^ 
  • Rated #1 in Victoria for Overall Educational Experience** 
  • High quality, personalised teaching and small class sizes 
  • Competitively priced courses and excellent scholarship opportunities
  • Quality lifestyle with campuses in regional and city locations 
  • Industry-relevant courses and innovative research centres on campus 

** Student Experience Survey (SES) 2018, Australian universities, postgraduate level, results released March 2019 

^ The Good Universities Guide 2020