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Important dates

This page has the important dates you should know about - like when your application is due and when orientation and semesters start.

We recommend you apply as soon as you can. It's best to receive an offer as early as possible so you can prepare for orientation and semester start.

Note: We update this page from time to time, so it's a good idea to come back to it.

University dates

Semester 1 2019
Orientation week begins 11 Feb 19
Lectures commence 25 Feb 19
Mid-semester break 22 Apr 19
Exam period begins 10 Jun 19
Semester ends 24 Jun 19
Semester 2 2019
Orientation week begins 15 Jul 19
Lectures commence 29 Jul 19
Mid-semester break 30 Sep 19
Exam period begins 11 Nov 19
Semester ends 25 Nov 19

Application dates

There may be different application opening and closing dates, depending on the course you apply for. Scroll down for details, including courses with early closing dates.

Study in Semester 1 2019

Students with an ATAR
Experience Based Entry - December round
Recommended day to submit your documents for guaranteed consideration.
07 Dec 18
Experience Based Entry - January round
Recommended day to submit your documents for guaranteed consideration.
08 Jan 19
TISC applications - December round
TISC website publishes results and ECU emails offers to you.
20 Dec 18
TISC applications - January round
TISC website publishes results and ECU emails offers to you.
21 Jan 19
Accept your offer
Last day to accept an offer (4pm)
08 Mar 19
All prospective students
Experience-based entry applications
Recommended day to submit your documents by.
18 Feb 19
Direct applications
Recommended day (midnight) to submit a completed application by (including unsubmitted documents).
06 Mar 19
Accept your offer
Last day to accept an offer (4pm)
08 Mar 19

Study in Semester 1 2019

Postgraduate by coursework
Direct applications
Recommended day (midnight) to submit a completed application by (including unsubmitted documents).
06 Mar 19
Accept your offer
Last day to accept an offer (4pm).
08 Mar 19
Postgraduate by research
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Applications can be submitted all year round.
Professional Doctorates
Recommended day to submit a completed application by.
06 Mar 19
Integrated PhD
Recommended day to submit a completed application by.
06 Mar 19
Masters by Research
Recommended day to submit a completed application by.
06 Mar 19
Accept your offer
Last day to accept an offer (4pm) - excludes PhD applicants.
08 Mar 19

Study in Semester 1 2019

Prospective students living in Australia Recommended dates
Non-student Visa holders
Submit a completed application.
06 Mar 19
Accept your offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment. 08 Mar 19
Student Visa holders
Submit a completed application.
08 Feb 19
Accept your offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment. 15 Feb 19
Prospective students living overseas Recommended dates
Supporting evidence required*
Submit a completed application.
11 Jan 19
Accept your offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment. 18 Jan 19
No supporting evidence required
Submit a completed application.
25 Jan 19
Accept your offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment. 01 Feb 19

Early application submissions

The following courses require you to submit an application earlier than other courses. We often choose to stop accepting applications for these courses by the date shown, so don’t miss out.

Course Title Date
Diploma of Musical Theatre16 Jan 2019
Diploma of Screen Performance16 Jan 2019

Talk to us

Everyone’s situation is different. Let’s talk about your options before you apply for a course.



Telephone

Telephone:
134 328 (Aus)
+61 8 6304 0000 (Int)

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