Direct admission applications

If you are applying directly to the University of Newcastle, please adhere to the application closing dates listed below. All required supporting documents must be received by these dates. Applications received after these dates will be considered for the next available intake:

Semesters 2021
Semester 1 - 14 February 2021*
Semester 2 - 4 July 2021
Trimesters 2021
Trimester 1 - 17 January 2021
Trimester 2 - 2 May 2021
Trimester 3 - 8 August 2021
Winter 2021
Winter Term - 6 June 2021

NOTE: Programs are available for admission in either Semesters OR Trimesters. Please review the detailed program information and key dates to see which applies to your program of choice.

*Please note that the Graduate Diploma in Psychological Science has a strict Semester 1 2021 application closing date of Sunday 24 January 2021. No late applications will be accepted. Please refer to How do I apply for Postgraduate Psychology? for further information.

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