In Australia there are 43 universities, 6 of which are among the top 100 in the world (Source: Times Higher Education, London UK). Australian universities offer a wide range of courses – from science to management and commerce, humanities to engineering, and law to health sciences.

There are three main types of higher education, which lead to Bachelor, Master and Doctoral Degrees.

It is quite common for students in Australia to enroll in a double or combined Bachelor Degree program which leads to the award of two Bachelor Degrees. This is most common in the fields of arts, commerce, law and science.

General requirements for entry

Universities intake

Most degree programs have two intakes per year:
  • Autumn Session: February to June (16 Weeks)
  • Spring Session: July to November (16 Weeks)
Some universities offer 3 intakes per year: January; May; August