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.
||Semester 1 2021||open now||8 February 2021|
||Semester 1 2021||open now||27 December 2020|
Semester 2 2021
8 February 2021
12 July 2021
|Psychology||Semester 1 2021
||1 September 2020||30 November 2020|
|Biomedical Sciences (Medical Research)||
Semester 1 2021
19 February 2021
|Biomedical Sciences (Population Health)||Semester 1 2021||open now||22 January 2021|
- Who are the Honours Coordinators in my faculty?
- To locate the correct honours coordinator for your specialisation or faculty, visit our askUWA page.
- When will I hear about my application?
- This depends on your chosen honours course. You may hear within the standard assessment time, but some courses require the ranking of all applications against one another, so your outcome may be held until the closing date. Rest assured, we'll advise you of your outcome via email.
- What happens if my application is successful?
Congratulations on getting an offer! We can’t wait to welcome you to UWA. Your offer letter will contain your new student number and important course details like course code, study mode and more. It will also explain your next steps such as how to. It will also explain your next steps such as how to respond to your offer.
- 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.
- How do I enrol in my honours course?
- Not sure of your next steps? Read more about enrolling in honours on our askUWA page.
- How do I make the switch to UWA?
- We offer numerous ways for you to make the move to UWA.