Foundation programmes

Ara's foundation programmes are the stepping stones to further study or to a new career. They can provide entry level qualifications for more advanced study or can help you to learn something new - just because you want to.


Type Title Duration Commences Tuition Fees
Certificate of Proficiency (Foundation) L1-5

Full time - 6 months, part time available

February, July

International:$9,500

Domestic: $2,600 - $3,100 per semester (depends on courses selected)

Certificate in Foundation Studies L1-5

Full time - 1 year

February, July

International:$19,000

Domestic: $5,800 - $6,400

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Certificate in Japanese (Foundation)

Full time - 6 months

February

International:$9,815

Domestic: $2,850 - $3,450

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See the full list of our foundation programmes. Please enquire with our admissions team if you wish to study a foundation programme not listed above.