Applicants under 16

If you are under 16 years of age on 31 December in the year before admission is sought, you can still apply if you show evidence of outstanding academic achievement, a capability for university study, and the maturity to achieve in the university environment. You will be expected to demonstrate academic ability well in excess of the minimum requirements for admission.

How to apply

To apply, see Applications for admission.

Upon submission of your application you will be required to supply specific supporting documentation, including your academic history and a confidential reference from your school principal.


If you meet the above criteria, you will be required to attend an interview, and may attend with a support person.


If you are declined admission, you may appeal in writing to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic).

Closing dates

You must apply by the closing date for your chosen programme and no later than December 8.

See, Undergraduate application closing dates  


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