Our Melbourne campus is in Melbourne’s Central Business District (CBD) Waterfront extension at Docklands, situated within walking distance (or a short tram ride) from Melbourne’s city centre. With many food and outlet shopping options, world-class entertainment venues and a colourful variety of events and attractions all year round, we’re certain that you’ll love what KBS Melbourne has to offer.
Melbourne is known for its distinctive qualities, one being its unique structural design. An interesting blend of historic buildings and modern architecture make for a vibrant and memorable city, with its famous intertwining alleyways and rooftop bars offering an unusual and animated social scene. You’ll be spoilt for choice as there are lots of things to see and do!
Referred to as the shopping and sports capital of Australia, Melbourne always has an array of events, attractions and adventures all year round. Its well-developed economy means the education and facilities offered here are of world-class standard.
Melbourne enjoys warm summers (Dec-Feb), glorious springs (Sep- Nov), mild autumns (Mar-May) and crisp winters (Jun-Aug).
Aside from the financial requirements you need to satisfy to qualify for a Student Visa as detailed on www.immi.gov.au, there are also other costs involved when living in one of our campus’s cities.
Your day-to-day living expenses will vary heavily depending on your individual lifestyle and requirements, however for a rough indication of the average cost of living in Melbourne, please refer to the table.
Use the calculator provided by Insider Guides for a more personalised estimate of your cost of living. You can also visit the Study Australia website to find more comprehensive information about living in Australia as provided by the Australian government.
Rent — $215
Transport — $30
Food — $150
Personal — $40
Clothing — $40
Entertainment — $40
Weekly — $515
Annual — $26,780
Cost per week in Australian Dollar. Source: Insider Guides (2017).