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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 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
Semester 1 2018
Orientation week begins 12 Feb 18
Lectures commence 26 Feb 18
Mid Semester break 16 Apr 18
Exam period begins 11 Jun 18
Semester ends 22 Jun 18

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 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 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 2 2017

Apply by the date below to ensure you’re considered for course commencement in the first week of Semester 2, 2017. Dates apply to most, but not all of our courses.

Applicants living in Australia Recommended dates
Non-student visa holders
Submit a completed application.
23 Jul 17
Accept your offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment. 11 Aug 17
Student Visa holders
Submit a completed application.
14 Jul 17
Accept your offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment. 21 Jul 17
Applicants living overseas Recommended dates
Supporting evidence required*
Submit a completed application.
16 Jun 17
Accept your offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment. 23 Jun 17
No supporting evidence required
Submit a completed application.
30 Jun 17
Accept your offer and provide documentation on student financial declaration and evidence of payment. 07 Jul 17

*Before visa lodgement, please use the document checklist tool on the DIBP website to check if you’re required to provide evidence of English and financial capacity, based on your country of passport and education provider.

Scholarship applications

To apply for a scholarship before you apply for a course, check your eligibility on our scholarships page at least one week beforehand.

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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