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 forms and closing dates

Some courses accept applications for Semester 2 intake. Applications for Semester 2, 2014 open 28 April 2014.

Course code Award First round applications close Application forms
20522 Associate Degree of Accounting 27 June 2014 Download
20502 Associate Degree of Applied Engineering (Renewable Energy Technologies) 27 June 2014 Download
20521 Bachelor of Applied Finance (Financial Planning) 27 June 2014 Download
20510 Bachelor of Early Childhood Education and Care (Birth-5) 27 June 2014 Download
20524 Bachelor of Information Technology (Network Security) 27 June 2014 Download
20504 Graduate Diploma of Leadership (VET Sector) 27 June 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.