Graduate applications

Steps on how to apply for the Elite Athletes and Artistic Performers Entry Scheme.

  1. Apply for graduate degrees

    You need to apply for a Melbourne Graduate coursework degree before you can apply for the Elite Athletes and Artistic Performers Entry Scheme.

    Apply for Graduate courses

  2. Submit an online application

    Once you've submitted your course application, you can apply online for the Elite Athletes and Artistic Performers Entry Scheme. It needs to be submitted by the same deadline as your course application.

    You'll need to provide a verification letter from a State or National Sporting Organisation, Professional or National League team or Professional Player’s association.

    If you need to edit your application or update your verification letter then please email national-admissions@unimelb.edu.au

    Apply online now

  3. For athletes – how to apply for a MU sports scholarship

    Eligible athletes can also apply to Melbourne’s Elite Athlete Program for sports scholarships and support.

    Apply for MU Sports scholarship

  4. Be assessed and wait for offers

    If you qualify, you will be considered for special entry when your application is assessed.

    If successful, you'll receive a Melbourne offer with instructions on how to accept. If your application is not successful, you'll receive an email explaining the reasons why.

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