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If you’re studying toward a degree, Honours, Master’s, a Certificate or Diploma, find out how to apply.

Start your application now (you can save your application and come back later)

International and PhD students

International students or those enrolling in a PhD programme have a different application process and cannot apply using this online system.

Master's programmes

You can apply online for most Master's programmes but some need paper applications. Check the application process with your Faculty office before you apply.

When to apply

Applications are open for:

  • Study in Trimester Three—apply by 1 November 2015.
  • Study in 2016—apply by 10 January 2016 (limited entry programmes by 10 December 2015).

Some limited entry, postgraduate and Teacher Education programmes may have different application dates. If you're unsure, contact your Faculty.

See all enrolment dates and deadlines.


All new applicants need to meet one of the admission types to gain entry to Victoria. For postgraduate entry (Honours, Master’s, Certificates and Diplomas) and Teacher Education programmes, you’ll also need to meet additional programme specific requirements.

You will normally need to be at least 16 years of age by the application closing date.

Steps to apply

Follow our steps to apply to help you through the application process and get prepared before you start university.

Need help?

If for any reason you can't enrol online, contact the Enrolment Office for help. If you need course advice, book a course planning session or call us on 0800 VICTORIA (842 867).

For everything to do with your enrolment, we will email the address you give when you register with the online enrolment system. If you haven't received anything, try checking your spam folder first.

What to do next

If you've applied for open-entry courses and programmes only, your Offer of Study should arrive within four weeks after you apply. See accept your Offer of Study to find out what you need to do next.