Course entry is competitive if listed Diploma or Advanced Diploma is completed at TAFE NSW in the last 5 years and proof of completion is provided. However campus offered may vary to that applied for if demand exceeds places at the desired campus. In this case, applicants will ranked according to the information provided in their study results, resume/CV and/or personal statement.
All Deakin University applicants, including those applying for guaranteed entry courses, must meet the English language criteria, minimum admission criteria and readmission clauses to be considered for entry as outlined at deakin.edu.au/admission-procedure. RPL will be assessed separately from entry. All applicants will be considered by selections officers on the basis for their ability to meet the educational demands of the course and their likelihood of success. Selection officers may consider, among other factors, your complete academic record including any studies completed before, during and after the listed TAFE qualification. If they feel that you will not be successful in the course, Deakin University may reject your application.
The outlined study pathways from TAFE NSW to Deakin University are available for the stated eligible Diploma and/or Advanced Diploma qualifications only. Applicants with other TAFE qualifications should refer to individual course entry requirements at deakin.edu.au/find-a-course to check eligibility for application. Always check the current availability of courses at TAFE NSW at tafensw.edu.au.
All international students should apply at deakin.edu.au/apply. Course entry is competitive, not guaranteed for international students. Applicants are advised to support their application with their study results, a resume/CV, personal statement and/or any other supporting documentation including portfolios and tests when relevant. International students must hold a valid Australian visa throughout their enrolment at Deakin, unless they are enrolled in Cloud Campus.