Important dates

  • For domestic undergraduate students

    Applications for Semester 1 intake (March 2014)

    • VTAC course applications open: Monday 5 August 2013
    • Access Melbourne applications open (submitted via VTAC SEAS application): Monday 5 August 2013
    • VTAC course application and supplementary application form closing date for Bachelor of Fine Arts (Animation, Dance, Film and Television and Screenwriting specialisations): Friday 30 August 2013
    • VTAC course application and supplementary application form closing date for Bachelor of Fine Arts (Contemporary Music, Music Theatre, Production, Theatre Practice and Visual Art specialisations): Friday 27 September 2013
    • VTAC course application and supplementary application form closing date for Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Music (Chancellor’s Scholars Program): Friday 27 September 2013
    • Timely application closing date – for all other courses: Friday 27 September 2013
    • Access Melbourne applications close: Tuesday 8 October 2013
    • Late application closing date – for all other courses: Friday 8 November 2013
    • VTAC course application and supplementary application form closing date for Bachelor of Arts (Extended): Friday 8 November 2013
    • VTAC Change of Preference period opens: Monday 25 November 2013
    • Very late (final) application closing date – for all courses except Bachelor of Arts (Extended), Bachelor of Fine Arts (all specialisations), Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Music (Chancellor’s Scholars Program): Friday 6 December 2013
    • Results and ATARs available online to VCE applicants: Monday 16 December 2013
    • University of Melbourne Course Information Day: Wednesday 18 December 2013
    • VTAC Change of Preference period closes for all applicants (except Year 12 WA, IB and NZ NCEA applicants): Monday 23 December 2013
    • VTAC Change of Preference period closes for Year 12 WA, IB and NZ NCEA applicants: Saturday 5 January 2014
    • Offers released (Round 1): Friday 17 January 2014
    • Offers released (Round 2): Thursday 6 February 2014
    • Applications for deferrals open: Friday 17 January 2014 (Round 1 offers); Thursday 6 February 2014 (Round 2 offers)
    • Academic Advice Day: Wednesday 22 January 2014
    • O Week - Orientation for all students: Tuesday 25 February – Friday 28 February 2014

    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.