If you think you can’t afford to study, you may not know there are options available to help you start studying now and pay for your course later.
There are a couple of ways you can pay for different types of courses offered through Swinburne Online.
HECS-HELP courses are also government-subsidised.
This means the cost you pay for the course is much cheaper – the Australian Government pays the university part of the course fee.
Your studies may be tax-deductible
If you study a course related to your work, you may be able to claim the cost of your course on your tax return.
If you’re eligible, you can also claim the cost of study equipment and student services fees.
See courses in your field of work by selecting your industry.
Speak to a finance professional for advice on tax deductions that may be available to you.