Eligibility and applications

You are eligible if you:

  • Completed an Australian Year 12 qualification or the IB in Australia, OR be an Australian citizen and have completed Australian Year 12 or the IB outside Australia in the year prior to entry* (you must either enrol immediately or be granted a deferral in the year following Year 12)
  • Satisfy undergraduate course prerequisites
  • Arts, Biomedicine, Commerce, Design, Environments^ and Science applicants: achieve an ATAR or notional ATAR of 99.90 or above
  • Music applicants: achieve an ATAR or notional ATAR of 99.85 or above and an audition score of A+
  • Indigenous applicants (all courses): achieve an ATAR or notional ATAR of 90.00 or above (and satisfy the extra requirements for Music)

How to apply

To apply for the Chancellor's Scholars Program, you should apply through VTAC using the following course codes.

Course name VTAC code for a Commonwealth supported place VTAC code for an international fee place
Bachelor of Arts
(Chancellor's Scholars Program)
3800539001 3800539003
Bachelor of Biomedicine
(Chancellor's Scholars Program)
3800539011 3800539013
Bachelor of Commerce
(Chancellor's Scholars Program)
3800539021 3800539023
Bachelor of Design
(Chancellor's Scholars Program)



Bachelor of Environments^
(Chancellor's Scholars Program)
^ No 2017 intake 
No 2017 intake No 2017 intake
Bachelor of Music
(Chancellor's Scholars Program)
3800539041 3800539043
Bachelor of Science
(Chancellor's Scholars Program)
3800539051 3800539053

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* Note that the Program had its first intake in 2012 and students who completed Year 12 before 2011 are not considered Chancellor’s Scholars (even if they may otherwise meet the eligibility criteria).

^ No 2017 intake.