Australian Domestic Students

Nan Tien Institute (NTI) welcomes students from all over Australia. This unique education, with its strong foundation on multicultural and practical life applications, is ideal for students from all backgrounds.


Innovative and distinctive subjects and courses are designed to enhance and enrich lives, and students are empowered with an education that is mobile, crosses geographic precincts and cultural, digital and educational borders, and has numerous transferable and adaptable applications.


You are classed as an Australian Domestic Student if you are any one of the following:

  • Australian citizen
  • Permanent resident
  • New Zealand Citizen
  • Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander

If you do not meet one of these criteria, you are an International Student.

Fees for Domestic Students


2019 Fees


Number of subjects to be completed Subject cost Total Cost of Qualification
  Master of Arts
(Applied Buddhist Studies or Health and Social Wellbeing)
(11 if Research Project subject is undertaken)
$1,650.00 $19,800
  Graduate Diploma
(Applied Buddhist Studies or Health and Social Wellbeing)
8 $1,650.00 $13,200
  Graduate Certificate
(Applied Buddhist Studies or Health and Social Wellbeing)
4 $1,650.00 $6,600
  Graduate Certificate
(Humanistic Buddhism)
4 $1,250.00 $5,000
Single Subject 1 $1,650 N/A


  • All prices listed in Australian Dollars (AUD)
  • Costs are subject to change annually. Enquire at NTI to find out about future costs.
  • Costs are for tuition only. They do not cover accommodation, meals or incidentals associated with your studies at NTI.