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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

Tuesday 1 February 2022

Thursday 31 March 2022

Doctor of Dental Medicine (91860)

January 2023

Domestic school leaver applications are now open via TISC.

International school leaver applications for 2023 commencement are now open.

Domestic school leaver applications will close on 30 September 2022.

International school leaver applications will close on 31 July 2022.

Doctor of Education (30810)

Not available in 2022.

TBA

TBA

Doctor of Medicine (91850)

January 2023

Domestic school leaver applications are now open.

International school leaver applications for 2023 commencement are now open.

Graduate applications for domestic students will open early May 2022.

Graduate applications for international students are now open.

Domestic school leaver applications will close on 30 September 2022.

International school leaver applications will close on 31 July 2022.

Graduate applications for domestic students will close 31 May 2022 in line with GEMSAS application timetable.

Graduate applications for international students will close 1 July 2022. International early round applications will close on 3 May 2022.

Doctor of Optometry (91590)

January 2023

Tuesday 1 March 2022

31 August 2022 for domestic and international students.

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Clinical Neuropsychology (01890)

Semester 1, 2023

For Semester 1, 2023 entry, applications open Monday 1 August 2022.

For Semester 1, 2023 entry, applications close Monday 31 October 2022.

Domestic scholarship applications close on 31 October 2022.

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Clinical Psychology (01870)

Semester 1, 2023

For Semester 1, 2023 entry, applications open Monday 1 August 2022.

For Semester 1, 2023 entry, applications close Monday 31 October 2022.

Domestic scholarship applications close on 31 October 2022.

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Industrial and Organisational Psychology (01880)

Semester 1, 2023

For Semester 1, 2023 entry, applications open Monday 1 August 2022.

For Semester 1, 2023 entry, applications close Monday 31 October 2022.

Domestic scholarship applications close on 31 October 2022.

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (91870)

January 2023

1 March 2022. Visit our Admissions Page for information on to apply for the DPM.

Wednesday 31 August 2022 for domestic and international students.

Doctor of Podiatric Surgery (91830)

Feburary 2023

Monday 1 August 2022

Monday 31 October 2022

Graduate Certificate in Autism Diagnosis (70230)

Semester 1, 2023

Monday 1 August 2022

Monday 31 October 2022

Graduate Certificate in Business (41210)

Trimester 1 2022

Trimester 2 2022

Trimester 3 2022

T1: Open now

T2: Open now

T3: Open now

T1: Sunday 2 January 2022

T2: Thursday 14 April 2022

T3: Sunday 7 August 2022

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)

Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching (30250)

Throughout the year

Open now for 2022 and 2023 commencement.

Monday 21 November 2022

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

Semester 1, 2023

Open now

Monday 31 October 2022

Graduate Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychology (53390)

Semester 1, 2023

1 August 2022

Monday 31 October 2022

Graduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology (53370)

Not available in 2022. TBA for 2023.

TBA for application for entry in 2023.

TBA for application for entry in 2023.

Graduate Diploma in Infectious Diseases (51330)

Semester 1, 2023

TBA for application for entry in 2023.

TBA for application for entry in 2023.

Graduate Diploma in Mental Health and Wellbeing in Education (30380)

January 2023

Sunday 31 July 2022

Wednesday 4 January 2023

Juris Doctor (20820)

Semester 1, 2023

Wednesday 1 June 2022

Visit the Juris Doctor course page for information on Equity and Diversity Pathways.

Sunday 15 January 2023

Equity and Diversity Pathways close Monday 2 January 2023.

Master of Business Administration (Flexible) (42520)

Trimester 1 2022

Trimester 2 2022

Trimester 3 2022

T1: Open now

T2: Open now

T3: Open now

T1: Sunday 2 January 2022

T2: Thursday 14 April 2022

T3: Sunday 7 August 2022

Master of Business Administration (Intensive) (43520)

January 2023

Open now

Viist the MBA (Intensive) course page for more information on scholarships.

Sunday 4 December 2022

Master of Clinical Audiology (90540)

Semester 1, 2023

Thursday 1 September 2022

Monday 31 October 2022

Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology (73520)

Semester 2, 2022

Tuesday 1 March 2022

Monday 30 May 2022

Master of Clinical Pathology (92510)

Semester 1, 2023

Monday 1 August 2022

Monday 31 October 2022

Master of Education (30580)

Semester 1, 2023

Semester 2, 2023

Open now

Applications for entry to Semester 1, 2023 close on 22 February 2023.

Applications for entry to Semester 1, 2023 close on 14 July 2023.

Master of Education (31700)

Semester 1, 2023

Semester 2, 2023

Open now

Applications for entry to Semester 1, 2023 close on 22 February 2023.

Applications for entry to Semester 1, 2023 close on 14 July 2023.

Master of Industrial and Organisational Psychology (53580)

Semester 1, 2023

1 August 2022

Monday 31 October 2022

Master of Infectious Diseases (54540)

Semester 1, 2023

1 August 2022

Monday 31 October 2022

Master of Pharmacy (51500)

Semester 1, 2023

Tuesday 1 March 2022

Wednesday 31 August 2022

Master of Social Work (11550)

Semester 1, 2023

Applications for domestic students open Monday 1 August 2022.

Applications for international students open Tuesday 1 March 2022.

Applications for domestic students close Wednesday 30 November 2022.

Applications for international students open Wednesday 31 August 2022.

Master of Teaching (Primary) (31520)

Semester 1, 2023

Open now

Friday 20 January 2023

Master of Teaching (Secondary) (32550)

Master of Teaching (F-12) (32540)

Not available in 2022. TBA for 2023.

TBA for application for entry in 2023.

TBA for application for entry in 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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