Course application closing dates vary according to the course/faculty for which you are applying. See below for a list of upcoming dates.

Scholarships application dates: Please note that applicants will be considered automatically for Graduate Research Scholarships for which they are eligible. Applications are required for other scholarships.

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FacultyClosing Dates
Architecture Building & Planning Applications are reviewed regularly
2017: 11 August; 22 September; 20 October; 10 November
Arts 30 October 2017
Faculty of Business & Economics
  • Accounting*
  • Actuarial studies#
  • Decision Risk and Financial Services
  • Economics#
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing
*GMAT, #GRE, GMAT or GRE required.
Please take this into account when applying.

31 August 2017

Applications considered anytime

31 March 2018

31 October 2017

31 March 2018

30 September 2017

30 September 2017

Melbourne Graduate School of Education

PhD, MPhil, MEd

DEd and MEdPsych/PhD

PhD , MPhil, MEd

16 October 2017

31 August 2017

18 April 2018

Engineering and IT Applications considered at any time.
Law 25 August 2017
31 October 2017
Medicine Dentistry & Health Sciences 31 October for commencement the following year
Science International students: 30 September
Domestic students: 31 October
Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences Applications considered at any time
Faculty of Fine Arts and Music Masters: 30 September for commencement the following year
PhD: 31 October for commencement the following year

*Start date subject to supervisor and faculty agreement.

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