How to apply


Honours is a rewarding final year of undergraduate study. You'll extend your knowledge through higher-level coursework subjects and an independent research thesis as well as strengthen your research, time management, problem solving and communication skills.

Your entry requirements

To be eligible to apply for honours, you need to:

  • successfully complete a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) from a recognised university, demonstrating a strong academic performance in the final-year units of the major you intend to study
  • confirm and meet the entry requirements of your chosen honours specialisation

You do not need to confirm a supervisor or topic prior to applying, but if you have this information you can indicate it on your application.

Important dates

Honours applications open two years in advance.

Some honours specialisations run on different timelines. Check if your area is listed below.
Course Intake period Open Close
  • Accounting
  • Business Law
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management
  • Marketing
Semester 1 2021 open now 8 February 2021
  • Finance
  • Economics
Semester 1 2021 open now 27 December 2020
Arts specialisations

Semester1 2021

Semester 2 2021

open now

8 February 2021

12 July 2021

Psychology Semester 1 2021
1 September 2020 30 November 2020
Biomedical Sciences (Medical Research)

Semester 1 2021 

open now

19 February 2021 

Biomedical Sciences (Population Health)  Semester 1 2021   open now  22 January 2021

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