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The university has a long history of accepting students from Australia on to a range of courses.

Students who join Northumbria University will enjoy teaching that is both research informed and practice led, with strong links to industry and professional bodies. Many of our programmes are professionally accredited and give students opportunities to directly engage with real world projects and challenges. Our campuses are designed to provide you with a vibrant and friendly environment in which to study and live so that you have the support you need in order to make the most of your time with us.

Entry Requirements and Scholarship Information

For details on our English Language Requirements and Pre-Sessional Courses visit our English Language Centre pages.

Although some courses have specific requirements for entry, Northumbria will consider any qualification for entry to its courses.

For Entry to: You will need: Grade required:

Grade Required for £2500 Scholarship

IFP Good grades in Year 12 examinations and proof of entitlement to enter the Australian University system. May be considered if entry requirements for target course are not met. Applications will be evaluated on a case by case basis  
1st Year Undergraduate Good grades in Year 12 examinations and proof of entitlement to enter the Australian University system. Min 85 ATAR / Min 7 OP (Queensland)  95 or 2-3
Postgraduate Programmes 3 year Bachelor Degree from a G8 University 70% or 2/4 GPA for courses requiring a UK 2:2

80% or 3/4 GPA for courses requiring a UK 2:1 equivalent
 85% or 3.5/4 GPA
3 year Bachelor Degree from RMIT 70% or 2/4 GPA for courses requiring a UK 2:2

80% or 3/4 GPA for courses requiring a UK 2:1 equivalent
 85% or 3.5/4 GPA
4-year Honours Degree 2.1 / 70 % 75%
Graduate Certificate 3 year Bachelor Degree from a G8 University 50% or above  
3 year Bachelor Degree from RMIT 1.5/4 GPA  
4-year Honours Degree 3rd/ 50 %  

Please note these are general entry guidelines. Actual requirements may vary depending on your chosen course of study and certain courses may have specific or additional entry requirements, full details can be found on our course directory. Decisions for entry will also be based on personal statements, previous study information and not just your final course grading.

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