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How to apply to study at UNSW

The application process is easy! Just follow these simple steps:

1. Choose the program that suits your skills and career goals

Visit the UNSW Online Handbook for program details.

2. Check your eligibility

Check the entry requirements for your chosen undergraduate or postgraduate program online.
You can also check the English language requirements policy online – requirements vary for certain programs.
If your qualifications are not listed or you need help, please contact the UNSW Admissions Office.

3. Apply online

Visit www.apply.unsw.edu.au to lodge your application

Application fees:
Online application – A$50
Paper-based application – A$250

Application deadlines:
30 November 2013 – Semester 1 2014 (3 March to 30 June 2014)
30 May 2014 – Semester 2 2014 (28 July to 25 November 2014)

4. Provide the required documentation

You will need to post the certified copies of the required documents to UNSW’s Admissions Office. Unfortunately, documents cannot be submitted by email or uploaded in your online application.

You must submit the following documents:

• certified copies of academic transcripts and testamurs (if not in English a translation must be provided)
• certified copies of IELTS or TOEFL (or equivalent) test scores
• details of work experience, if applicable.

Some programs will require you to submit additional documents, such as a résumé or portfolio. You can find this information in the entry requirements of your program.

Find more information about translated and certified documents that UNSW accepts here.

Where possible, do not send original copies – keep in mind that any documents submitted with your application will not be returned to you.

Address (Post):
Admissions Office
The University of New South Wales
Sydney NSW 2052, Australia

Address (Courier):Admissions Office
The University of New South Wales
Lower Ground Floor, Chancellery Building
Gate 8 or 9 High Street,
Kensington NSW 2052, Australia

If you are missing any of these documents, you can still apply and a conditional letter of offer may be issued.

5. We will send your letter of offer

You and your UNSW representative will be advised of the outcome of your application via email.

6. Accept your offer

To do this, go to my.unsw.edu.au and follow the instructions in
your offer letter. Once we receive your acceptance, you will be sent your electronic confirmation of enrolment (eCoE).

7. Enrol online

Once you have accepted your offer you must enrol online at
my.unsw.edu.au to secure your place in your program of choice.