Important dates

  • For domestic undergraduate students

    Applications for Semester 1 intake (March 2015)

    2014
    VTAC course applications open Monday 4 August
    Access Melbourne applications open (submitted via VTAC SEAS application) Monday 4 August
    Final application closing date for Fine Arts (Animation, Film and Television and Screenwriting) Friday 29 August
    Timely application closing date (for all courses unless specified elsewhere) Tuesday 30 September
    Access Melbourne application closing date Tuesday 7 October
    Late application closing date (for all courses unless specified elsewhere) Friday 7 November
    Final application closing date for:
    • Arts (Extended)
    • Science (Extended)
    • Fine Arts (Dance, Contemporary Music, Music Theatre, Production, Theatre Practice and Visual Art
    • Music
    • Music (Chancellor’s Scholars Program)
    Friday 7 November
    Very late (final) application closing date (for all courses unless specified elsewhere) Friday 5 December
    Results and ATARs available online to VCE applicants Monday 15 December
    University of Melbourne Course Information Day Wednesday 17 December
    VTAC Change of Preference period closes for all applicants (except Year 12 QLD, WA, IB and NZ NCEA applicants) Monday 22 December
    2015
    VTAC Change of Preference period closes for Year 12 QLD, WA, IB and NZ NCEA applicants Monday 5 January
    Offers released (Round 1) Monday 19 January
    Offers released (Round 2) Thursday 5 February
    Applications for deferrals open Late January (Round 1 offers); early February (Round 2 offers)
    Academic Advice Day Late January
    O Week - Orientation for all students Tuesday 24 – Friday 27 February

    Scholarships

    Closing dates for scholarships vary depending on the course and scholarship. You should confirm the course application closing date with the relevant faculty.

    For detailed scholarship closing date information, see the Scholarships website.

    Semester, exam and holiday dates

    View the complete academic calendar.

    Events for future students

    View our calendar of events for future students.

  • For international undergraduate students

    Application closing dates*

    • Semester 1: late December
    • Semester 2: 31 May

    * Note: International students who are currently studying an Australian Year 12 or the IB in Australia and current students wishing to transfer to another University of Melbourne course should apply through the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC) (see closing dates for Australian undergraduate students above).

    Scholarships

    As an international applicant, you are strongly encouraged to submit your application, including all of the required documents, by the application closing dates. This will enable the application to be considered for a greater range and number of scholarships. Closing dates may vary according to the course for which the applicant is applying. You should confirm the course application closing date with the relevant faculty.

    For detailed scholarship closing date information, see Scholarships website.

    Semester, exam and holiday dates

    Access the complete academic calendar.

    Enrolment and Orientation

    Access the critical dates for your enrolment.

  • For domestic graduate students

    Application closing dates

    Timely applications

    • Semester 1 (February) entry: 30 November*
    • Semester 2 (July) entry: 31 May

    *For most courses. Some Graduate Schools will accept applications for Semester 1, 2014 from July 2013. Individual courses that accept early applications will provide rolling offers. Each eligible course will list closing dates and approximate processing times. Confirm closing dates with your graduate school.

    Applications for some courses offered by the graduate schools and departments listed below have different application closing dates:

    Late applications

    Applications submitted after these dates will be accepted for most courses, depending on the availability of places.

    Commonwealth supported places (where available) may not be available if you submit a late application.

    Please confirm application closing dates with admissions staff in the relevant graduate school.

    Scholarships

    Closing dates for scholarships vary depending on the course and scholarship. You should confirm the course application closing date with the relevant faculty.

    For detailed scholarship closing date information, see the Scholarships website.

  • For international graduate students

    Application closing dates

    • Semester 1 entry: 31 October (for commencement in February of the following year)
    • Semester 2 entry: 30 April (for commencement in July)

    Before submitting applications for the following courses please confirm the closing date with the relevant faculty or graduate school.

    Late applications may be accepted in special circumstances, however students are advised to apply as early as possible to avoid visa delays.

    Scholarships

    As an international applicant, you are strongly encouraged to submit your application, including all of the required documents, by the application closing dates. This will enable the application to be considered for a greater range and number of scholarships. Closing dates may vary according to the course for which the applicant is applying. You should confirm the course application closing date with the relevant faculty.

    For detailed scholarship closing date information, see the Scholarships website.

    Semester, exam and holiday dates

    View the complete academic calendar.

    Enrolment and Orientation

    Access the critical dates for your enrolment.

  • For graduate research students

    Scholarship application closing dates

    Local students

    • 31 October is the closing date for all local scholarship applications, except for the Melbourne Research Scholarship (MRS). MRS applications are accepted at any time, but applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application prior to 31 October.

    For further information on the scholarships available for local applicants, please refer to the Scholarships website.

    International students

    The following deadlines apply for International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS), Melbourne International Research Scholarships (MIFRS) and Melbourne International Fee Remission Scholarships (MIFRS) applications:

    • Applicants who submit their application for admission and scholarship by 31 October 2013 will receive an outcome by 15 February 2014.
    • Applicants who submit their application for admission and scholarship by 31 May 2014 will receive an outcome by 31 July 2014.

    Closing dates may vary according to the course for which you are applying. You should confirm the course application closing date with the relevant faculty.

    For detailed scholarship closing date information, see the Scholarships website.

    Semester, exam and holiday dates

    View the University academic calendar.

    Events for future students

    View our calendar of events for future students.