Postgraduate application closing dates

Find out the closing dates for submitting a postgraduate application.

Semester One, Two and Late Year (December research masters intake) applications

Applications submitted after the closing date will be considered if places are available.

Doctoral applications

Doctoral applications may be submitted at any time of the year (excluding Doctor of Clinical Psychology and Doctor of Education).

International applications

International students should start the application process as early as possible to allow sufficient time to apply for a visa.

Semester Two 2017

Programme of study Application closing date
Postgraduate Programmes not otherwise specified* 4 July 2017
Creative Arts and Industries  
Bachelor of Music (Honours)* 1 May 2017
Master of Music* 1 May 2017
Postgraduate Diploma of Music* 1 May 2017
Education and Social Work  
Doctor of Education 31 May 2017
Master of Teaching (Secondary) 31 May 2017

Late Year (December) 2017

Programme of study Application closing date
Research masters*** Check with faculty

Graduate School of Management 2017

Quarter Four

Programme of study Application closing date
Master of International Business 1 July 2017 (International applicants) 
1 August 2017 (Domestic applicants)
Master of Management 1 July 2017 (International applicants) 
1 August 2017 (Domestic applicants) 
Master of Marketing 1 July 2017 (International applicants) 
1 August 2017 (Domestic applicants)
Master of Professional Accounting 1 July 2017 (International applicants) 
1 August 2017 (Domestic applicants)

Semester One 2018

Programme of study Application closing date
Postgraduate programmes not otherwise specified* 8 December 2017
Arts  
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Psychology)** 1 December 2017
Master of Arts (Psychology) 1 December 2017
Master of Creative Writing 1 November 2017
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Psychology) 1 December 2017
Education and Social Work  
Master of Counselling 1 November 2017
Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling Theory  1 November 2017
Medical and Health Sciences  
Bachelor of Medical Science (Honours) 1 November 2017
Master of Audiology 1 November 2017
Master of Health Science in Nutrition and Dietetics 1 October 2017
Master of Health Psychology 1 December 2017
Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology 1 November 2017
Science  
Bachelor of Science (Honours) (Psychology)** 1 December 2017
Doctor of Clinical Psychology 1 November 2017
Master of Science (Forensic Science) 1 November 2017
Master of Science (Psychology) 1 December 2017
Master of Speech Language Therapy Practice 1 November 2017
Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology 1 November 2017
Postgraduate Diploma in Forensic Science 1 November 2017
Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Psychology) 1 December 2017

Semester Two 2018

Programme of study Application closing date
Postgraduate programmes not otherwise specified* 4 July 2018
Creative Arts and Industries  
Bachelor of Music (Honours)* 1 May 2018
Master of Music* 1 May 2018
Postgraduate Diploma in Music 1 May 2018
Education and Social Work   
Doctor of Education 31 May 2018
Master of Teaching (Secondary) 31 May 2018

Late Year (December) 2018

Programme of study Application closing date
Research Masters*** Check with faculty

*Subject to places being available. Check with your faculty to confirm closing dates for the programme. 
**The corresponding date for this programme applies to students applying for the Clinical Psychology specialisation only. All other students should contact the School of Psychology for application admission dates. 
***December start is available for some 120-point research masters, subject to supervisor availability. Please check with your faculty for further information. 
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Graduate School of Management 2018

Quarter One 2018

Programme of study Application closing date
Master of Business Administration 1 November 2017
Master of Commercialisation and Entrepreneurship 1 November 2017
Postgraduate Certificate in Commercialisation and Entrepreneurship 1 November 2017
Postgraduate Diploma in Business 1 November 2017

Quarter Two 2018

Programme of study Application closing date
Master of International Business 1 February 2018 (International applicants)
1 March 2018 (Domestic applicants)
Master of Management 1 February 2018 (International applicants)
1 March 2018 (Domestic applicants)
Master of Marketing 1 February 2018 (International applicants)
1 March 2018 (Domestic applicants)
Master of Professional Accounting 1 February 2018 (International applicants)
1 March 2018 (Domestic applicants)

Quarter Three 2018

Programme of study Application closing date
Postgraduate Diploma in Business 1 May 2018

Quarter Four 2018

Programme of study Application closing date
Master of International Business 1 July 2018 (International applicants)
1 August 2018 (Domestic applicants)
Master of Management 1 July 2018 (International applicants)
1 August 2018 (Domestic applicants)
Master of Marketing 1 July 2018 (International applicants)
1 August 2018 (Domestic applicants)
Master of Professional Accounting 1 July 2018 (International applicants)
1 August 2018 (Domestic applicants)

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