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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 possible. 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 2017
Orientation week begins 13 Feb 17
Lectures commence 27 Feb 17
Mid Semester break 10 Apr 17
Exam period begins 12 Jun 17
Semester ends 23 Jun 17
Semester 2 2017
Orientation week begins 17 July 17
Lectures commence 31 Jul 17
Mid Semester break 25 Sept 17
Exam period begins 13 Nov 17
Semester ends 24 Nov 17

Application dates

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

Study in Semester 1 2017

ATAR applicants
Portfolio - Main round
Recommended day to submit your portfolio documents by for guaranteed consideration.
27 Nov 16
Portfolio - Second round
Recommended day to submit your portfolio documents by for guaranteed consideration.
30 Dec 16
TISC applications - Main round
TISC website publishes results and ECU emails offers to you.
18 Jan 17
TISC applications - Second round
TISC website publishes results and ECU emails offers to you.
01 Feb 17
Accept your offer
Last day to accept an offer (4pm)
10 Mar 17
Other applicants
Portfolio applications
Recommended day to submit your portfolio documents by.
22 Feb 17
UniPrep applicants
Recommended day to submit a completed application or upload your documents to receive an offer before semester starts.
25 Feb 17
Accept your offer
Last day to accept an offer (4pm)
10 Mar 17

Study in Semester 2 2017

All applicants
Portfolio applications
Recommended day to submit your portfolio documents by.
23 Jul 17
Direct applications
Recommended day (midnight) to submit a completed application by (including unsubmitted documents).
09 Aug 17
Accept your offer
Last day to accept an offer (4pm)
11 Aug 17

Study in Semester 1 2017

Postgraduate by coursework
Direct applicants
Recommended day (midnight) to submit a completed application by (including unsubmitted documents).
08 Mar 17
Accept your offer
Last day to accept an offer (4pm)
10 Mar 17
Postgraduate by research
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Applications can be submitted all year round.

Professional Doctorates
Recommended day to submit a completed application by.
10 Feb 17
Integrated PhD
Recommended day to submit a completed application by.
10 Feb 17
Masters by Research
Recommended day to submit a completed application by.
10 Feb 17
Accept your offer
Last day to accept an offer (4pm) - excludes PhD applicants.
10 Mar 17

Study in Semester 2 2017

Postgraduate by coursework
Direct applications
Recommended day (midnight) to submit a completed application by (including unsubmitted documents).
09 Aug 17
Accept your offer
Last day to accept an offer (4pm)
11 Aug 17
Postgraduate by research
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Applications can be submitted all year round.

Professional Doctorates
Recommended day to submit a completed application by.
09 Aug 17
Integrated PhD
Recommended day to submit a completed application by.
09 Aug 17
Masters by Research
Recommended day to submit a completed application by.
09 Aug 17
Accept your offer
Last day to accept an offer (4pm) - excludes PhD applicants.
11 Aug 17

Study in Semester 1 2017

Onshore applicants
International Onshore
Recommended day to submit a completed application by.
10 Feb 17
International Onshore
Recommended day to accept offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment.
17 Feb 17
Offshore applicants
International Offshore (South Asia/Africa)
Recommended day to submit completed application by.
13 Jan 17
International Offshore (South Asia/Africa)
Recommended day to accept offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment.
20 Jan 17
International Offshore (excluding South Asia/Africa)
Recommended day to submit completed application by.
27 Jan 17
International Offshore (excluding South Asia/Africa)
Recommended day to accept offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment.
03 Feb 17

Study in Semester 2 2017

Onshore applicants
International Onshore
Recommended day to submit a completed application by.
14 Jul 17
International Onshore
Recommended day to accept offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment.
21 Jul 17
Offshore applicants
International Offshore (South Asia/Africa)
Recommended day to submit completed application by.
16 Jun 17
International Offshore (South Asia/Africa)
Recommended day to accept offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment.
23 Jun 17
International Offshore (excluding South Asia/Africa)
Recommended day to submit completed application by.
30 Jun 17
International Offshore (excluding South Asia/Africa)
Recommended day to accept offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment.
07 Jul 17

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



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