Australian College of Business and Technology



Tuition Fees 

Courses Sri Lankan Students International Students
Pre-university Level LKR Per unit for 2023 USD Per unit for 2023
Pre-university Level
ACBT Pre Foundation Program (PFD) 31,000/- USD 165
ACBT University Foundation Programs (UFP) 62,000/- USD 395
ECC Diploma Yr 1  62,000/- USD 395
Undergraduate Level
ACBT Diploma Programs (Degree Yr 1) 86,000/- USD 550
ECC Diploma Yr 2 (Degree Yr 1) 86,000/- USD 550


ACBT has now opened a collection account at Sampath Bank for the convenience of all the students. All Student payments should be through Sampath Bank Student Deposit slips, which are available at any Sampath Bank Branch, ACBT reception, marketing and accounts departments.

Payment Options

Payments in Installments are available for all programs. Please refer the link for full details

Other Charges

Overseas Student Health Cover annual premium fee of US$250.00* International students are required to take out Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of their stay in Sri Lanka.

Living Costs

The cost of living depends on the students' individual lifestyles. ACBT estimates that a single International student requires US$ 8,000 - US$ 11,000 per year to live.

The cost would normally cover:

  1. Accommodation

  2. Transport

  3. Entertainment

  4. Food

  5. Clothing

  6. Textbooks

It does not cover airfares or additional costs associated with an expensive lifestyle.

Refund Calculation

Refund Calculation
If a student withdraws before the commencement of the study period Full payment made for the study period will be refunded
If a student withdraws within the first two weeks after the  commencement of the study period Payment made for the study period will be refunded minus a Rs 10,000 administration fee
If a student withdraws between weeks 3-4 after the commencement of the study period Payment made for the study period will be refunded  minus a Rs 15,000 administration fee
If a students withdraws after week 4 of the commencement of the study period No refund of fees

Refund Policy for Excess Fees Paid

Course Fees will be refunded in Full Less an administrative Charge Depending on the value of the refund.

Students must produce the following documents in order to process a refund to the Finance Department.

  • Letter of Request for the refund.
  • Original copy of the payment receipts given by ACBT.
  • Copy of the Subject withdrawal form approved by the Director of Academic Affairs.
  • Excess money will only be refunded if the student is not going to continue his/her studies with ACBT or upon graduation from the Final year of study.
  • If it is a complete withdrawal letter to the fact needs to be produced.
  • All refunds will take a maximum of two weeks to process.


If there are withdrawals from semester studies there will be no refund of fees after Week 4. Any refund request made between Week 1 and Week 4 will be fully transferred to future semesters.