Entry requirements

English Language entry requirements

PATHWAYS Extended Foundation Program Standard Foundation Program
IELTS 5.0 overall score (no band less than 4.5) 5.5 overall score (no band less than 5.0)
TOEFL iBT 45 (writing no less than 17) 55 (writing no less than 18)
PTE 42 (writing no less than 42) 46 (writing no less than 46)
UNDERGRADUATE Degree
IELTS 6.0 overall score (no band less than 6.0)
TOEFL iBT 73 (no band less than 18)
PTE 50 (no band less than 50)
POSTGRADUATE Postgraduate Master of Education
IELTS 6.0 overall score (no band less than 6.0) 6.5 overall score (no band less than 6.0)
TOEFL iBT 73 (no band less than 18) 90 (no band less than 20)
PTE 50 (no band less than 50) 58 (no band less than 58)

Academic entry requirements

International qualifications table:

Qualification Foundation Program Undergraduate Degree
General Certificate of Education (GCE) Successful completion of GCE O level with passes in 3 academic subjects (E or better) Successful completion of GCE 'A' levels with a minimum of 6 points taken from the best 2 or 3 subjects where:
(A*=6; A=5; B=4; C=3; D=2; E=1).
AS Levels are equivalent to half points eg A=2.5; B=2, C-1.5, D=1, E=0.5)
International Baccalaureate (IB) Aggregate score of < 21 Successful completion of the International Baccalaureate (IB) with a total score of 24 points or higher
Other Successful completion of one of the following:
  • a recognised post-secondary course;
  • University preparation (foundation) studies;
  • One year of study at a recognised tertiary or higher education institution;

Country specific qualifications table:

Country Foundation Program Undergraduate Degree
Australia Successful completion of Year 11 with 4 passes OR AQF Certificate III Successful completion of Year 12 with ATAR of 70
Afghanistan Completion of Afghanistan Baccalauria Please contact the Admissions Office for further information

Argentina Completion of Argentinean Higher Secondary Schooling (Bachiller) with an average of 55% Please contact the Admissions Office for further information

Bahrain Successful completion of the General Certificate of Secondary Education (Tawjahiya or Shehadet althanawiya).with a minimum average of 60% Please contact the Admissions Office for further information

Bangladesh Successful completion of Intermediate Secondary Certificate (Year 11) with a GPA of 3.0 or above Successful completion of Higher School Certificate (Year 12) with a GPA of 4.0
Bhutan Successful completion of Bhutan Higher Secondary Education Certificate (BHSEC) with a minimum grade average of 50% in the best four subjects (excluding languages) or Class XI from CBSE or CISCE Boards with a mark of 60% or better. Successful completion of Bhutan Higher Secondary Education Certificate (BHSEC) with a grade average of 60% in the best 4 subjects (excluding local language)
Botswana Successful completion of GCE O Level with a minimum of 3 passes or Completion of COSC with 3 passes or more (8 or higher) Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Brazil Certificado de Ensino Medio with an average of 6.0 in 4 subjects Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Brunei Successful completion of GCE O Level with a minimum of 3 passes Successful completion of GCE A Levels with a minimum of 6 points taken from the best 2 or 3 subjects
Cambodia Successful completion of the Diploma of Upper Secondary Education with 50% or higher or Year 12 with a minimum C grade average Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Cameroon Successful completion of GCE O Level with a minimum of 3 passes Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Canada Successful completion of Grade 11 Successful completion of High School Graduation Diploma with an average of 65 OR Ontario Secondary School Diploma with a minimum of 30 points and an average of 65% in 6 Level 12 subjects, including English
Chile Successful completion of Licencia de Educación Media Secundaria (Certificate of Secondary Education) Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
China Successful completion of Senior Middle 2 with a minimum average of 60% Successful completion of Gao Kao with a minimum score equating to 63% of the maximum overall mark (e.g. 472.5 / 750 or 378 / 600)
Colombia Successful completion of Bachillerato or Bachillerato Tecnico with an average of 66% or below Please contact the Admissions Office for further information

Denmark Successful completion of the 12th year of schooling, equivalent to Australian Year 11 standards, with above average grades Successful completion of either Studentereksamensbevis or Hojere Forberedelseseksamen with final grade of 6
Ecuador Successful completion of Ecuadorean Bachillerato with an average score 11 for academic subjects Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Egypt Successful completion of General Certificate of Secondary Education(Thanawiyya al-A’aama) with a minimum average of 60% Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
El Salvador Successful completion of Salvadorean Bachillerato Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Fiji Successful completion of Form 6 average of 50% in best 3 subjects Successful completion of Year 13 Certificate Examination, with an average grade of 60% in the best 4 subjects
France Successful completion of the French Baccalaureate or Premiere with a minimum average of 60% Successful completion of French Baccalaureate with a grade average of 10
Germany Successful completion of the Senior High School (Abitur) Successful completion of the Arbitur with a GPA 3.5
Ghana Successful completion of GCE O Level with a minimum of 3 passes Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Greece Successful completion of the 12th year of schooling, equivalent to Australian Year 11 standards, with above average grades Successful completion of the Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate (Apolytirio Lykeio – previously Apolytirion of Eniaio Lykeio) with a grade average of 14
HongKong, SAR Successful completion of Senior Secondary 2 (Form 5) Successful completion of Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) with a combined score of 15 points from the best 6 subjects (4 core and 2 electives from Category A or C)
India Higher Secondary Cert (State Boards) Successful completion of Senior School Certificate (Class XI) with an average of 50% or above in the best 4 academic subjects Successful completion of Higher Secondary Certificate (State Boards) with a minimum average of 65% in the best 4 academic subjects
India: All India Senior School Certificate (CBSE or CISCE) Successful completion of Senior School Certificate (Class XI) with an average of 50% or above in the best 4 academic subjects Successfulccompletion of Class XII with a minimum average of 60% in the bestc4 academic subjects.
Indonesia Successful completion of SMA 2 (formerly SMU 2) with a minimum average grade of 7.0 or 70% Successful completion of Sekolah Menengah Atas (SMA) 3, with a minimum average of 75% and with Surat Keterangan Hasil Ujian Nasional(SKHUN) as proof of graduation.
Iran Successful completion of High School Diploma with a minimum average of 55% or Peeshdaneshgahe Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Iraq Completion of Iraqi Certificate of Preparatory Studies Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Israel Successful completion of Year 11 Successful completion of Bagrut Certificate with a grade average of 70.
Japan Successful completion of Kotogakko Year 2 Successful completion of the Kotogakko Sotsugyo Shosho (Upper Secondary School Certificate of Graduation) with a GPA of 3.5 out of 5.
Jordan Successful completion of Tawjihi General Certificate of Education with a minimum average of 60% average or above in academic subjects Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Kazakhstan Successful completion of Kazakhstan Certificate of Secondary Education Grade 11 Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Kenya Successful completion of KCSE with a D grade average or or GCE O Level with a minimum of 3 passes Successful completion of Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KSCE) with a grade average of B
South Korea Successful completion of Senior High School Certificate Year 2 (Year 11) with D Grade average in 4 academic subjects or CSAT 260 (overall grade is calculated from result in Korean Language, Mathematics and Foreign Language) Successful completion of the Senior High School Certificate (Immumgye Kodung Hakkyo Chorupiang) with a grade average of A
Kuwait Successful completion of Year 12 or General Secondary School Certificate (GSSC) with a grade average of 50% in academic subjects, or completion American High School Diploma Successful completion of Middle Eastern Secondary School Leaving Certificate (Shahadat-al-thanawiaal-a’ama) with a minimum grade average of 80%
Latvia Successful completion of the General Secondary Education (Certificate of Attestat Zrelosti) with a grade average of D Successful completion of the Latvian Attestation of General Secondary Education with a grade average of 7.0
Laos Successful completion of Upper Secondary School (Baccalauréat) mark below 6 Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Lebanon Successful completion of Brevet d'Etudes with 4 passes or Completion of Technical secondary school or Professional Secondary school or Baccalaureate Libanais Year 11 Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Libya Successful completion of the Libyan General Secondary School Leaving Certificate Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Macau,SAR Successful completion of Senior Middle 2 with a minimum average of 60% or Successful completion of Senior Secondary 2 (Form 5) Successful completion of Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) with a combined score of 15 points from best 6 subjects (4 core and 2 Electives from Category A or C), where (5**=6, 5*=5.5, 5=5,4=4, 3=3, 2=0, 1=0 or Category C subjects - A*=6, A=5, B=4, C=3,D=2, E=1)
Malawi Successful completion of GCE O Level with a minimum of 3 passes Successful completion of Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate with a minimum of 6 points taken from the best 2 or 3 subjects.
Malaysia Successful completion of Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) Successful completion of the Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) with a minimum of 6 points taken from the best 2 or 3 subjects OR Unified Chinese Examination (UEC) with a total of 20 or lower from the best 5 academic subjects

Mauritius

Successful completion of GCE O Level with a minimum of 3 passes or French Baccalaureate

Successful completion of UCLES A Levels / Higher Secondary School Certificate, with a minimum of 6 points taken from 2 or 3 best subjects or French Baccalaureate with a grade average of 10
Mexico Successful completion of Bachillerato with an average below 6.0 for academic subjects Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Moldova Successful completion of Grade 11 or Moldova Diploma de Bacalaureat examination Successful completion of Moldova Diploma de Bacalaureat, with a grade average of 7
Mongolia Successful completion of the 2nd last year of the Senior Secondary Education with average 70% Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Myanmar Successful completion of Basic Education Standard X Examination or Matriculation Examination Pass Certificate Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Nepal Successful completion of the Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate (Class XI) with a minimum average of 50% Successful completion of the Higher Secondary Education Examination Certificate with a minimum grade of B (60% – 69%)
New Zealand Successful completion of the NCEA (National Certificate of Educational Achievement ) Level 2 with 140 points (including 14 credit points in Maths Level 1 or higher) or Year 12 Successful completion of the National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA) Level 3
Nigeria Successful completion of Senior Secondary School examinations (WAEC or NECO) with 5 grades at D7 level Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Norway Successful completion of the Norwegian Certificate of Completion of Upper Secondary School Examinations with an average of < 2.5 Successful completion of the Vitnemal with a grade average of 3
Oman Successful completion of General Certificate of Education with a minimum grade average of 60% or American High School Diploma Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Pakistan Successful completion of Higher Secondary School Certificate (Year 11) with an average of 50% Successful completion of the Higher Secondary School Certificate with a grade average of 65% taken from the best 4 academic subjects
Papua New Guinea Successful completion of year 11 with at least 4 passes in academic subjects. (Average C grade in academic subjects for Accelerated course) Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Paraguay Successful completion of the Paraguayan Bachillerato Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Peru Successful completion of Certificado de Educacion Secundaria with an average grade below 14 Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Philippines Successful completion of High School Diploma or NCEE National College Entrance Examination or Grade 11 with a minimum average of 80% Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Poland Successful completion of Egzamin Maturalny or Liceum Successful completion of the Certificate of Matriculation of the General Lyceum (Swiadectwo Dojrzalosci Liceum Oglnoksztalcacego) with a grade average of 4.0
Qatar Successful completion of Al-Thanawaya - Al Amah General Secondary Education Certificate : below 65% Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Russian Federation Successful completion of Certificate of Secondary Education Year 11 (Attestat o Srednem Polnom Obshchem Obrazovanii) Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Saudi Arabia Successful completion of Year 12 or General Secondary School Certificate (GSSC) with a minimum average of 60% Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Singapore Successful completion of GCE O Level with passes in 3 academic subjects Successful completion of GCE A Levels, with a minimum of 6 points taken from the best 2 or 3 subjects
Solomon Islands Successful completion of Pacific Senior Secondary Certificate (Form 6) Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
South Africa Successful completion of NSC (National Senior Certificate) or Year 11 with a minimum grade average of 60% Successful completion of the National Senior Certificate with a minimum grade average of 5 in best 6 subjects (excluding ‘life orientation’)
Spain Successful completion of Título de Bachiller Successful completion of the Tlitulo de Bachiller with an average grade of 7
Sri Lanka Successful completion of GCE O Level with a minimum of 3 passes Successful completion of GCE A Levels with a minimum of 6 points taken from the best 2 or 3 subjects
Sudan Successful completion of Sudan School Certificate grade average 50% in final year results Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Sweden Successful completion of the Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate (Slutbetyg Från Gymnasieskola) with a grade average of 10 Successful completion of the Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate (Slutbetyg Från Gymnasieskola) with a grade average of 15
Switzerland Successful completion of Swiss Cantonal Maturity Certificate, or Cantonal Commercial Maturity Certificate Successful completion of Swiss Cantonal Maturity Certificate (prior to 2008) with a grade average of 4.0 OR the Federal Maturity Certificate with a grade average of 4 (on a 6-point scale) or 3.4 (on a 5-point scale).
Taiwan Successful completion of Senior Middle 2 with a minimum average of 60% Successful completion of the Senior High School Diploma / Senior Vocational School Diploma with a minimum of 80%
Thailand Successful completion of Matayom 5 with a GPA of 2.2 Successful completion of Secondary 6 (Matayom 6) with a GPA of 3
Turkey Successful completion of Devlet Lise Diplomasi or Devlet Meslek Diplomasi Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Uganda Successful completion of GCE O Level with a minimum of 3 passes Successful completion of Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) with a minimum of 6 points taken from the best 2 or 3 subjects
Ukraine Successful completion of Ukraine Certificate of Complete General Secondary Education with a GPA of 3.0 Successful completion of the Ukraine Certificate of Complete General Secondary Education with a GPA of 6.5
United Arab Emirates Successful completion of Year 12 or General Secondary School Certificate (Tawjihiya) with a minimum average of 60% Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
United Kingdom Successful completion of GCE O Level with a minimum of 3 passes Successful completion of GCE A Levels with a minimum of 6 points taken from the best 2 or 3 subjects
United States of America Successful completion of Year 11 (1100/1600) - Successful completion of the High School Diploma with a GPA of 2.5 and a minimum of 500 in each band in the SAT. OR successful completion of a minimum of 2 AP subjects with a minimum of 7 points and final Grade 12 High School Diploma. OR successful completion of the American College Test (ACT) with a minimum score of 24 and a completed High School Diploma.
Venezuela Successful completion of the Venezuelan Bachillerato or Completion of Technical/Vocational high school Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Vietnam Successful completion of Year 11 with a minimum GPA of 6.5 Successful completion of High School Graduation Diploma (Giay Chung nhan tot ngiep Thpt) with a minimum average of 7 from the national exam, with the Giay Chung Nhan Tot Ngiep Thpt as proof of graduation.
Zambia Successful completion of Year 11 or GCE O Level with a minimum of 3 passes Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
Zimbabwe Successful completion of Year 11 or GCE O Level with a minimum of 3 passes Successful completion of the ZIMSEC A Levels with a minimum of 6 points taken from the best 2 or 3 subjects

Postgraduate academic entry requirements

Postgraduate Qualification Course Code Academic Entry Requirements

Graduate Certificate in Business Administration

C1106

Successful completion of a recognised Bachelor’s degree or higher, or satisfactory preparation for the course through previous study or professional experience.

Graduate Certificate in Business Studies

C1144

Successful completion of a non-Australian higher education qualification assessed as less than Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level 7. Admission is conditional on students demonstrating a minimum GPA of 2.5 in prior studies.

Graduate Certificate in Health Care Management

C1116

Successful completion of a recognised Bachelor's degree (AQF) Level 7 or equivalent in a health discipline. Preparation for the course through previous study or professional experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Master of Business Administration

M1256

Successful completion of a recognised Bachelor's degree or higher and evidence of two year’s work experience; or satisfactory preparation for the course through previous study or professional experience.

Master of Education (Coursework)

M1208

Successful completion of a recognised Bachelor's degree or higher, OR equivalent training, and a graduate-entry course in Education requiring at least a half year of full-time study, or part-time equivalent OR three-year Bachelor of Arts in Education OR individual applications to be considered on a case by case basis. Applicants will need to demonstrate that experience gained in any studies and or professional experience has provided them with the knowledge and skills to undertake the Master of Education.

Master of Health Care Management

M1217

Successful completion of a recognised Bachelor's degree (AQF) Level 7 or equivalent in a health discipline. Preparation for the course through previous study or professional experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis.