How to apply

You must meet eligibility and entry requirements for your application to be considered.


Eligibility for degree courses

To be eligible for admission into an undergraduate degree program, you must hold as a minimum, one of the following:

  • NSW HSC (Higher School Certificate) or equivalent; OR
  • Recognised Tertiary Preparation Certificate; OR
  • Certificate IV level or higher vocational qualification; OR
  • Completion of at least one year full-time study or equivalent in a degree course at a higher education institution.

If you do not satisfy any of the above four minimum eligibility requirements you may seek entry into a course under special admission provisions including disadvantage or mature age.

You will be required to submit supporting documentation to support your application for special admission.

For post graduate admission requirements, refer to the entry requirements for that program.

Refer to the TAFE NSW Higher Education Student Selection and Admissions policy for full details of course entry and selection requirements.


Entry requirements

Each course of study may set its own specific entry requirements in addition to the minimum eligibility requirements. For example, students may need to successfully complete a test and/or interview or submit a portfolio of evidence.


Selection criteria

Your application will be assessed against a range of selection criteria relevant to the course or discipline for which you are applying.


Application closing dates

Applications for Semester 1, 2015 are open. Note the application closing date for each course, however applications may be accepted after the advertised closing date subject to places still being available in the course. For more information, please contact us.

Course code Award First round applications close Application forms
20501 Bachelor of Design (Interior Design) 24 October 2014 Download
20502 Associate Degree of Applied Engineering (Renewable Energy Technologies) 5 December 2014 Download
20504 Graduate Diploma of Leadership (VET Sector) 5 December 2014 Download
20506 Bachelor of Fashion Design 24 October 2014 Download
20510 Bachelor of Early Childhood Education and Care (Birth-5) 5 December 2014 Download
20520 Bachelor of 3D Art and Animation 24 October 2014 Download
20521 Bachelor of Applied Finance (Financial Planning) 5 December 2014 Download
20522 Associate Degree of Accounting 5 December 2014 Download
20524 Bachelor of Information Technology (Network Security) 5 December 2014 Download

If your application is successful

If your application is successful, the campus will send you an offer letter. To accept the offer of a place, you must complete and return the Acceptance form that is attached to your offer letter by the date specified in the offer letter.

A fee invoice will be issued to you upon receipt of your Acceptance Form.

If you do not accept the offer by the date indicated, your offer will be withdrawn and your place in the course will be offered to another applicant.


International students

Different application processes and forms apply to international students.