Applying for postgraduate study
Read this before you apply
The application processing charge is $68. It is not refundable under any circumstances except as required by law.
Make sure the name you enter on your application matches the name on your official ID.
Ensure your email address is correct and check your email regularly for updates on your application.
Everything you need to know about your application
You can apply for postgraduate study, or log in to your application, between 7.30am and midnight (Sydney time) seven days a week.
When you apply you'll be given a 2017–18 UAC application number. You cannot use an application number from a previous year.
To complete an application you've already started, log in to your application and pick up where you left off. You'll need your UAC application number and PIN to log in. These are emailed to you when you begin your application.
- After you apply
- Choosing courses and institutions
- How and when to apply
- Your UAC PIN and application number
- Paying for your application
- Selecting and changing course preferences
- Authorising someone to act on your behalf
- Providing documents
- Quick reference: Applying FAQ
Changed your mind?
If you apply and then change your mind about what you want to study, don't submit a new application; simply log in to your application and change your preferences.
To cancel your application, write to or email UAC and include your UAC application number. Note that UAC will not refund charges or fees paid to UAC under any circumstances, except as required by law.
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