Recognised overseas qualifications

The University of Melbourne recognises the following overseas qualifications. To find out entry scores by overseas qualification, see indicative entry scores.

If your qualification is not listed below, you may need to complete a foundation studies program as a pathway to study at the University of Melbourne. The University has guaranteed pathways from foundation studies programs offered at Trinity College. These programs will develop your essential knowledge in your chosen stream to provide the foundation to meet academic and English language requirements, and subject prerequisites for your chosen undergraduate course.

There are multiple intakes throughout the year and programs vary in duration.

  • Australian Year 12
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma
  • GCE A levels
  • Australian Foundation Programs
  • Canada and China: British Columbia Graduation Certificate
  • Canada: Ontario School Certificate/Pre-University
  • Finland: Ylioppilastutkinto
  • France: General Baccalaureat
  • Germany: Abitur
  • Hong Kong: Diploma of Secondary Education
  • India: All India Senior School Certificate (CBSE) and Indian School Certificate (ISC)
  • India: State Board Matriculation Examination
  • Ireland: Leaving Certificate
  • Israel: Bagrut
  • Italy: Diploma di Esame di Stato
  • Korea: College Scholastic Administrative Test (CSAT)
  • Malaysia: STPM Cumulative Grade Point Average
  • Malaysia: Taylors University Foundation in Science
  • Malaysia: Unified Examination of the Chinese High Schools in Malaysia (UEC)
  • New Zealand: National Certificate in Educational Achievement (NCEA)
  • New Zealand: Taylors Auckland Foundation Year and University of Auckland Foundation
  • Norway: Norwegian Upper Secondary College (Vitnemal)
  • Scotland: Certificate of Education
  • Singapore: Polytechnic Diplomas
  • South Africa: National Senior Certificate
  • Sri Lanka: A-Levels
  • Sweden: Secondary Certificate (Slutbetyg)
  • United States: High School Diploma and SAT/ACT
  • Vietnam: High School Graduation Certificate (Bang Tot Ngiep Trung hoc Pho thong)