Our enriching postgraduate programs are driven by the latest research. By connecting you with opportunities to network and apply your learning in industry, research and community settings, they equip you to make a difference in your life and the world around you.
Choose from over 160 postgraduate program options, delivered in various study modes, and get closer to your calling at ANU.
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If you wish to commence your study at the ANU in 2024 you can submit a direct online application.
You can list up to three preferences on your application. It is important to remember to list them in order of preference, as you will only receive one offer. This offer will be for your highest eligible preference.
Applications take 4–6 weeks to assess for the majority of programs.
If you are in your final year of your bachelor's degree, you can apply for postgraduate study for next semester or next year now.
Offers are released on a rolling basis.
If you have submitted a direct application all correspondence and application outcomes will be sent to the email account entered in your application.
Take these steps before starting your application.
We offer a range of degrees across a variety of disciplines. Find the ANU program for you and check its requirements.
You need to already hold, or be about to complete, a bachelor degree to apply for postgraduate study. Some programs also require a certain academic average, shown as an overall Grade Point Average (GPA) out 7.0. All students, whether domestic or international, must meet the minimum English language requirements for admission.
When you submit a direct application, you need to provide specific documents that are required to assess your application. Learn more about the documentation requirements on the ANU website.
Check our wide range of catered and self-catered student residences with their vibrant campus communities and learn how to apply for a room.
Apply before your program's application deadline published on the ANU Programs and Courses webpage. Application dates differ, depending on your program.