How to apply

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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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 2022

1 February 2021

31 March 2021

Doctor of Dental Medicine (90860) January 2022 1 March 2021 31 May 2021
Doctor of Education (30810) January 2022 Open now 14 January 2022
Doctor of Medicine (91850)

January 2022

1 March 2021

Domestic students apply through GEMSAS

31 May 2021

Doctor of Optometry (91590) February 2022  Open now

31 August 2021

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Clinical Neuropsychology

Semester 1 2022 1 August 2021 31 October 2021

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Clinical Psychology

Semester 1 2022 1 August 2021 31 October 2021 

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Industrial and Organisational Psychology

Semester 1 2022 1 August 2021 31 October 2021
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (90870) January 2022 8 March 2021

31 August 2021

Doctor of Podiatric Surgery (90830) February 2022 Open now 31 August 2021
Graduate Certificate in Autism Diagnosis (70230) Semester 1 2022 1 August 2021 31 October 2021

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 22 November 2021

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

Graduate Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychology (53390)

Graduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology (53370)

Semester 1 2022 1 August 2021 31 October 2021
Graduate Diploma in Infectious Diseases (51330) Semester 1 2022 TBA - coming soon  
Graduate Diploma in Mental Health and Wellbeing in Education (30380) January 2022 Open now 5 January 2022
Juris Doctor (20820) February 2022 Open now 30 November 2021
Juris Doctor - Equity and Diversity Places  February 2022 Faculty-specific information published online  
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 2022

Open now

For scholarship deadlines refer to Faculty-specific information.

12 November 2021
Master of Clinical Audiology (90540)

Semester 1 2022

1 September 2021

31 October 2021

Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology (73520)

Semester 1 2022

Semester 2 2022

1 August 2021

1 March 2022

30 November 2021

30 May 2022

Master of Clinical Pathology (92510) Semester 1 2022  1 August 2021 31 October 2021 

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

Semester 1 2022

July 2022

Open now

23 February 2022

15 July 2022

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

Semester 1 2022

July 2022

Open now

5 January 2022

15 July 2022

Master of Education (31700) Semester 1 2022 Open now 23 February 2022 
Master of Industrial and Organisational Psychology (53580) Semester 1 2022 1 August 2021 31 October 2021
Master of Infectious Diseases (52530) Semester 1 2022 TBA - coming soon  
Master of Pharmacy (51500)

January 2022

8 March 2021

31 August 2021

Master of Social Work (11550) February 2022 19 March 2021

31 August 2021

Master of Surgery (90660)

Semester 1 2022

1 July 2021

12 November 2021

Master of Teaching (Primary) (31520)

Master of Teaching (Secondary) (32550)

Master of Teaching (F-12) (32540)

February 2022 Open now 21 January 2022

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.
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 respond to your offer.

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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