How to apply

Applying for courses can be daunting, so we've streamlined the application process to get you started and finished as quickly as possible.

Select your student type below and follow our step-by-step guides to apply for your chosen program. The time of your life is just moments away.

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Undergraduate

First time at university? Access our undergraduate guide to apply for a bachelor or associate degree.

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Postgraduate

Take your interests further with a graduate certificate, graduate diploma or masters by coursework.

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International

Study an undergraduate, postgraduate or research degree, or enrol in our English language courses.

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Research

Conduct original research with a masters by research or doctorate and make a valuable contribution to society.

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July School

Join our July School for an intensive hands-on course during your July vacation. Get a headstart on your studies and experience life in Australia.

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Vocational education and training

Study TAFE, VET and workplace training courses through ACU College. Gain a qualification that can lead to entry into a more advanced degree. We'll take you further, no matter your background or experience.

Other study options

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Executive Education

Redefine what it means to lead. Pair business acumen with compassion and a values-based approach to professional development with our postgraduate award programs and leadership-focused short courses.

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Single units

Grow your knowledge and build your skills in a flexible learning environment. Learn more about our range of standalone units.

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Cross-institutional study

We can be your uni away from uni. Study one or more units at ACU and gain credit towards your degree at your home university. 

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Admission pathways

Didn’t meet our entry requirements? Don’t worry, there are many ways to study with us.

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Current students and alumni

Studied with us before? You might be able to apply for readmission, transfer your course or campus, or take advantage of the alumni discount.

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Additional requirements 

If you’re applying for a course in teaching, higher education, clinical exercise physiology or high performance sport, we’ll require extra information.

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Inherent requirements

To successfully complete a course, you must meet the inherent requirements. It is important to understand these benchmarks.

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Upcoming census dates

Make sure you’re aware of the census date, which is your last day for changing your enrolment.

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Fees and scholarships

Discover how much your course will cost, learn about options for financing your studies and find out which scholarships you may be eligible for.

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