Learn the key dates for submitting your direct application to RMIT.
Each year, there are two intakes for which you can submit a direct application to RMIT.
Semester 1 intake
If you apply for Semester 1 2017 and are successful you will start your program from February or March 2017.
- Semester 1 intake opens from Open Day on 14 August 2016.
- The deadlines* for timely applications are:
- 10 November 2016 for postgraduate and honours programs (1-2 years duration).
- 1 December 2016 for VCE, undergraduate, vocational education and honours programs (4-5 years duration).
*Please note that applications will continue to be accepted for programs that still have places available.
Semester 2 (midyear) intake
Search for programs and courses to discover which programs accept midyear applications.
Midyear intake opens from 1 May each year.
- The deadline for timely applications is 31 May but applications will continue to be accepted for programs that still have places available.
- Successful applicants will start their program from July.
Postgraduate research programs
Please refer to important dates and information for all postgraduate research related information.