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Hello. Mid-year course entry has closed for this year. If you’re thinking about studying here, please visit our Choose ECU webpage.


Choose ECU Mid-Year

At ECU we think everyone has the potential to be whatever they want.

We go out of our way to help our students start on their journey, including different uni entry options.

Being able to start courses mid-year is one of those options.

You don't have to wait until Semester 1 each year to start university.

Let's talk about you

If you're still thinking about studying in 2015, talk to us now. Semester 2 has started, but there may still be time if you're eligible to apply for a course.

Phone 134 ECU (328)

Visit us on-campus (8.30am to 5.00pm)
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Mid-Year Courses

What can you study mid-year?

To help our students with a career direction, we group similar fields of work into 12 study areas.

Within each study area below you can choose an undergraduate or postgraduate degree. And within most degree courses, you can choose your speciality, or major subject.

Biology & Environmental Sciences


Communications & Arts

Computing & Security

Engineering & Technology

Exercise & Health Sciences

Law & Justice

Medical and Paramedical Sciences

Nursing & Midwifery

Psychology & Social Science

Teacher Education

Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts


Why Choose ECU?

ECU is one of the world's best young universities*.

We're young and we’re curious. We're constantly scanning what’s happening in the world and translating this into challenging, realistic and highly practical courses that prepare students for the future.

Our programs are developed in consultation with industry groups and we focus on our graduates' employability skills.

ECU teaching staff are some of the best in their fields, with extensive industry experience and a genuine interest in their students' learning and achievements.

*Times Higher Education 100 universities under 50 global rankings, 2015

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Fantastic facilities and programs

ECU offers a diverse range of courses, and our facilities are some of the best you'll find at any university in Australia.

We have one of Australia's fastest growing Engineering Schools, the largest Nursing program in Western Australia, and our exercise science laboratories are considered among the best in the Southern Hemisphere.

The oldest and most popular School of Education in Western Australia can be found here, along with one of the most comprehensive Communications and Arts Schools in the Southern Hemisphere.

We're also home to WAAPA, one of the world's leading performing arts academies.

We're highly rated by our graduates

In the latest Good Universities Guide*, our graduates gave us a 5-star rating for the quality of our teaching and for the starting salaries they've secured since graduating.

We've achieved consistent 5-star ratings for the past seven years, including categories such as overall graduate satisfaction and generic skills development.

No other public universities in Western Australia and very few across Australia have comparable results.

*Source: Good Universities Guide 2016.

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Pathway Wizard

Many roads lead to ECU

At ECU we attract lots of students who aren't fresh out of Year 12.

That's because we offer different options for gaining entry to our undergraduate programs.

Like our Portfolio entry or a UniPrep course.

We also consider previous studies and whether you can be awarded credits for units.

To see which road leads you to ECU, try our Pathway Wizard.

Many roads lead to ECU

What next?

Studying here...just the facts

Course entry

Minimum requirements, entry pathways, future student events and credit for previous study

Fees and scholarships

Calculate course fees and explore scholarships and student loans


Applying for courses, special application types and important dates

Uni life

Student accommodation, campus services and support, open days and orientation

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