Undergraduate programs are typically the first degree taken at university (includes bachelor degrees, diplomas and associate degree programs). School leavers will need to apply for an undergraduate program.
An honours year allows students to develop in depth knowledge in their area of research. Most disciplines will involve advanced coursework and a significant written component.
» To apply for an honours program, refer to the honours information from the relevant ANU College
Graduate coursework programs are normally undertaken by someone who has completed an undergraduate degree or obtained significant relevant professional experience (includes graduate certificate, graduate diploma, master and Graduate Studies Select programs).
Graduate or Higher Degree Research (HDR)
Graduate research/HDR is a research-focused degree usually undertaken by someone who has completed a previous degree with a significant research component (includes Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and professional doctorates).
Global mobility programs
Inbound exchange students can combine academic study and a wealth of social and cultural opportunities over a period of one to two semesters. The University’s mix of outstanding resources, excellent support services and distinguished academic staff encourages academic success in a city ideally suited for visiting students.
Refer to programs and courses if you are unsure of the type of program you want to study.