Admission Requirements for Undergraduate Courses in Australia

Last Updated on April 30, 2019 by West Highlander

In the era of globalization, world economies are no more closed and thereby stand forward to enter the treaties, agreements with other countries. Australia is no different; the developed country has treaties with many developed and developing nations so as to smoothen the process of trade, maintain peace, exchange resources that are in abundance, explore different cultures, enjoy the natural beauty and benefit from the educational facilities advanced by different countries and the most important is to appear as a global power. Talking about the educational facilities in Australia, the country is counted amongst the top education providers of the world. Like all other countries, Australia also has a few entry requirements to make international students eligible to study in Australia.

Admission requirements for undergraduate courses in Australia for study abroad aspirants –

Certificate, Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas

For these courses, the international students should have completed senior secondary or as per the individual course requirements that are mentioned on the institutions website. Along with this, there is language ability requirement which requires students to have earned a minimum of 5.5 Band in IELTS exam or 55 overall score in TOEFL or 42-49 score in PTE. This test is required to be not older than two years on initiation of course of study in Australia.

Bachelor’s course

For Bachelor’s course, the international students must have completed senior secondary education from an accredited board or qualification equivalent to Australian Year 12 Certificate. To fulfil the English language ability requirement, the students are required to attain a minimum of overall 6 Band with no Band less than 6 in IELTS exam or 67 overall score in TOEFL or 50-57 score in PTE.

Some specialised courses might require some pre-requisite subjects. There might also be a demand by the institution to submit a document that specifies your intention to undertake the course, i.e. Letter of Intent.

These are the requirements for study abroad aspirants to acquire an admission into Australian institution. If you need more information regarding study in Australia or aim to further your studies from an Australian institution, feel free to contact our experts at West Highlander. We are a member of Association of Australian Education Representative in India – AAERI. Our Director is a member of Migration Agents Registration Authority (MARA), License No. 1280308.