ELICOS commission calculation

English program commission calculation and payment

Following information outlines the process concerning the calculation and partial payment of commissions for English language programs (ELICOS) at RMIT University.

English program commission calculation & payment RMIT University, CRICOS provider code: 00122A ELICOS total commission amount(s) are calculated against the total number of weeks offered to an applicant by RMIT per their issued offer letter.

Commission payment(s) are paid per the total number of ELICOS weeks that an applicant has an enrolled in, at the time of ELICOS commission payment.

Commissions shall be paid in a monthly cycle, each payment cycle shall be for the prior ELICOS intake, ie April intake shall be paid in May.

The following example highlights how ELICOS commissions are calculated;

Applicant A is offered 40 weeks of ELICOS commencing in April 2015.

  • Total ELICOS program cost = AU$ 16,400*
  • Commission (%) = 10%**
  • Total commission owed = $AU 1,640,



Payment cycle

Scenario A

Applicant A enrols in 20 weeks, commencing in April 2015.

AU$ 820 (20 weeks)

May payment cycle

Scenario B

Applicant A enrols in 20 weeks, commencing in August 2015.

AU$ 820 (20 weeks)

September payment cycle