Architectural Studies

How to Apply - Architectural Studies

Domestic students:

If you are an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or New Zealand citizen, you apply online through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).

Find out more about applying for a bachelor degree at UNSW.

HSC Plus

HSC Plus is a bonus points system that rewards performance in Year 12 courses relevant to UNSW undergraduate programs. Applicants to UNSW BE degrees may receive a maximum of five bonus points and you will be automatically assessed for HSC Plus eligibility according to your UAC preferences. Find out more

International students:

If you are an international student, and you’re completing an Australian Year 12, the NZ NCEA Level 3 qualification, or the International Baccalaureate (IB) in Australia or overseas, you apply online through UAC International.

All other international students apply directly to UNSW.

Transferring students:

Transferring within UNSW

You can apply to transfer between UNSW degrees after completing a minimum of 6 courses (36 UOC) through UNSW Internal Program Transfer .

Assessment is based on the achievement of a pre-determined average grade.

Alternatively, you can apply for transfer between UNSW degrees through UAC (domestic students) or directly with UNSW (international students) after completing a minimum of 6 courses (36 UOC). Assessment is based on your ATAR (or equivalent) and/or studies at UNSW.

Transferring from outside UNSW

You can apply for transfer into a UNSW degree after completing not less than one full time year (0.75FTE) of study at a different University. Assessment is based on your ATAR and/or results from university studies. Apply online through UAC (domestic students) or directly with UNSW (international students).

You may be eligible for transfer credits for courses successfully completed at another university. Credit transfer is not determined until an offer of study is made.

Note: Certificate IV and Diplomas (from TAFE or private providers) are only considered if they are AQF accredited and completed.

Find out more about credit transfer at UNSW.

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Page Last Updated: 12 Sep 2013