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My second degree

Interested in furthering your knowledge, skills and experience? You're at the right place.


Whether you've come straight from your undergraduate degree or are returning to study after time in the workplace, a UWA postgrad degree will help you take your career to new heights.


Applications open up to two years in advance. Explore all our postgrad courses here.

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Did you know!

We have a wide range of postgraduate scholarships up for grabs.

Find out if you're eligible

Important dates

Applications open up to two years in advance.

Some postgraduate courses run on different timelines. Check if yours is listed below.
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Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (90840)

January 2023

1 February 2022

31 March 2022

Doctor of Dental Medicine (91860) January 2023

International: 1 January 2022

Domestic: 1 March 2022

1 July 2022

31 May 2022

Doctor of Education (30810) January 2023 1 April 2022 (Open now)
13 January 2023
Doctor of Medicine (91850)

January 2023

International early round applications: 1 January 2022

International main round applications: 30 April 2022

Domestic students apply through GEMSAS

29 April 2022

1 July 2022

Doctor of Optometry (91590) February 2023 1 March 2022 (Open now)
31 August 2022

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Clinical Neuropsychology

Semester 1 2023 1 August 2022 31 October 2022

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Clinical Psychology

Semester 1 2023 1 August 2022 31 October 2022

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Industrial and Organisational Psychology

Semester 1 2023 1 August 2022 31 October 2022
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (91870) January 2023 1 March 2022

31 August 2022

Doctor of Podiatric Surgery (91830) February 2023 1 August 2022
31 October 2022
Graduate Certificate in Autism Diagnosis (70230) Semester 1 2023 1 August 2022 31 October 2022

Graduate Certificate in Business (41210)

Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Innovation (41230)

Graduate Certificate in Health Leadership and Management (42200)

Graduate Certificate in Leadership (41220)

Graduate Certificate in Minerals and Energy Management (43200)

Graduate Certificate in Social Impact (40260)

Trimester 1 2022

Trimester 2 2022

Trimester 3 2022

Open now

T1: 2 January 2022

T2: 14 April 2022

T3: 7 August 2022

Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching (30250) Throughout the year Open now for 2022 and 2023 commencement

21 November 2022

20 November 2023

Graduate Certificate in the Diagnosis and Assessment of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)  (73260)

Semester 1 2023 Open now
31 October 2022

Graduate Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychology (53390)

Graduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology (53370) - not available in 2022. TBA for 2023.

Semester 1 2023 1 August 2022 31 October 2022
Graduate Diploma in Infectious Diseases (51330) Semester 1 2023 1 August 2022
31 October 2022
Graduate Diploma in Mental Health and Wellbeing in Education (30380) January 2023 31 July 2022
30 November 2022
Juris Doctor (20820)

February 2023

1 June 2022 - Open now

15 January 2023

Juris Doctor (20820) - Equity and Diversity Places (Visit course page for information)

February 2023

1 June 2022 - Open now

2 January 2023

Master of Business Administration (Flexible) (42520)

Trimester 1 2022

Trimester 2 2022

Trimester 3 2022

Open now

T1: 2 January 2022

T2: 14 April 2022

T3: 7 August 2022

Master of Business Administration (Intensive) (43520) January 2023

Open now

For scholarship deadlines refer to Faculty-specific information.

4 December 2022
Master of Clinical Audiology (90540)

Semester 1 2023

1 September 2022

31 October 2022

Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology (73520)

Semester 2 2022

1 March 2022

 

30 May 2022

Master of Clinical Pathology (92510) Semester 1 2023
1 August 2022 31 October 2022

Master of Education (30580) - Educational Leadership specialisation / Learning and Teaching specialisation

July 2022

Semester 1 2023

July 2023

Open now

15 July 2022

22 February 2023

14 July 2023

Master of Education (30580) - Mental Health and Wellbeing specialisation

July 2022

Semester 1 2023

July 2023

Open now

15 July 2022

22 February 2023

14 July 2023

Master of Education (31700)

July 2022

Semester 1 2023

July 2023

Open now

15 July 2022

22 February 2023

14 July 2023

Master of Industrial and Organisational Psychology (53580) Semester 1 2023 1 August 2022 31 October 2022
Master of Infectious Diseases (54540) Semester 1 2023 1 August 2022
31 October 2022
Master of Pharmacy (51500)

January 2023

1 March 2022

31 August 2022

Master of Social Work (11550) February 2023

Domestic: 1 August 2022

International: 1 March 2022

Domestic: 30 November 2022

International: 31 August 2022

Master of Teaching (Primary) (31520)

Master of Teaching (Secondary) (32550)

Master of Teaching (F-12) (32540) (not available in 2022)

February 2023

 

Open now

 

20 January 2023



Frequently asked questions

I'm an international student, how much does it cost to apply?
As an international student, there is an application fee of $100 for postgraduate coursework study. This fee is subject to change without notice and is only payable via credit card. Cash or telegraphic transfers are not accepted.
What's the deadline for submitting my application?

This will depend on the course you select and how you apply. See ‘Important dates’ above for more information.

When will I hear about my application?
Please allow 10 business days for us to process your application.
How do I respond to my offer?
Congratulations on getting an offer! We hope you'll join us soon. To read up on responding to your offer, visit our askUWA page.
When do I have to accept my offer by?
This date depends on your course, so read your offer letter carefully and take action as soon as you can. If you log in, you will see your offer response deadline on your dashboard.
I’ve received an offer to study at UWA, what’s next?

Congratulations on your UWA offer! We can’t wait to welcome you on campus. Your offer letter will contain your new student number and important course details like course code, study mode and more.

Your next steps are:

  1. Accept your offer 
  2. Activate your Pheme Account 
  3. Use your Pheme login details to access your Careers and Employability Package
What if my application is declined?

You’ll be notified of your application outcome via email. If there are other entry pathways available to you, these will be detailed in your email.

How do I make the switch to UWA?
We offer numerous ways for you to make the move to UWA

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