To be eligible to apply for a course you must:
- meet the admission requirements of the institution offering the course, and
- meet the entrance requirements of the course – some courses have course prerequisites or additional selection criteria. Check the course descriptions available through the course search for individual course details.
Admission requirements may include the qualifications, studies or experience listed below. Read about those that are applicable to you:
- your results in your secondary studies in Australia or overseas, including the International Baccalaureate
- your results in your tertiary studies in Australia or overseas
- Course prerequisites, assumed knowledge and subject bonus FAQ for interstate students
- alternative entry pathways such as tertiary preparation courses for applicants without formal qualifications
- pathway courses for applicants who don't meet the entry requirements for their degree course
- your employment experience
- for some courses there may be tests you have to take before you are eligible to apply or special requirements you need to fulfil
- each institution sets its own admission requirements so be sure to read the individual institution entries for details.
You may also need to demonstrate your English language proficiency if you do not have an assessable qualification, undertaken in English, from a nominated country.
Remember that being eligible doesn't guarantee you a place in a course. You'll have to compete with other eligible applicants – read the selection process for more information.