Admission

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Postgraduate Coursework Admission

For information regarding the programs that we offer in CSE, please refer to Program Options.

Information about fees can be found here:  fees.unsw.edu.au

How to Apply

For a step-by-step guide on how to make an application for admission, please visit myUNSW How to Apply

You can apply for admission online via Apply Online.

To ensure you receive an offer for your preferred semester, the following timetable should be observed:

Applications forShould be received by
Semester 1 End of December, the year before
Semester 2 End of May, the same year


Late applications will always be considered, however places for your preferred start date may not be possible.

You should expect to hear from the University within 1-2 weeks after the submission of your application.

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Information Technology (MIT)

This is a 2 year full-time degree for graduates with a background in Science or Engineering who have limited computing experience, or graduates who have a backgorund in Computing who wish to specialise and complete in 1 year.

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***This program is no longer accepting new admissions ***  This is a 1.5 year full-time specialist degree for graduates in Computer Science and Engineering.  Students who complete the MEngSc may be eligible for the MEngSc (extension) 2 year full-time program.

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UNSW Apply Online

Please note the closing dates.

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How to Apply (PGRD)

A step by step guide on how to apply for postgraduate study at UNSW:

  • How to logdge your application
  • After your application is submitted
  • Accept your offer and enrol
  • Deferring
  • Mid-year entry

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