2020 RMIT Online important dates

2020 key academic dates and deadlines for students studying through RMIT Online.

Standard postgraduate program important dates

Dates apply to the following programs:

  • Graduate Certificate in Accounting Advisory and Technology
  • Graduate Certificate in Blockchain Enabled Business
  • Graduate Certificate in Customer Success Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security Governance and Risk Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security
  • Graduate Certificate in Digital Communications Strategy
  • Graduate Certificate in Digital Health
  • Graduate Certificate in Digital Transformation
  • Graduate Certificate in Emerging Technologies and Law
  • Graduate Certificate in Product Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Service Design
  • Graduate Diploma in Psychology
Event or deadline Teaching period 1 Teaching period 2 Teaching period 3 Teaching period 4
Canvas opens – O Week 2 January 2020 30 March 2020 29 June 2020 29 September 2020
Start date 6 January 2020 6 April 2020 6 July 2020 5 October 2020
Mid study break 10-16 February 2020 11-17 May 2020 10-16 August 2020 9-15 November 2020
End date 20 March 2020 19 June 2020 18 September 2020 18 December 2020
Last day to apply 16 December 2020 30 March 2020 29 June 2020 28 September 2020
Last day to accept 20 December 2019 2 April 2020 2 July 2020 1 October 2020
Last day to enrol 6 January 2020 6 April 2020 6 July 2020 5 October 2020
Census date 21 January 2020 21 April 2020 21 July 2020 20 October 2020
Fully graded date 27 March 2020 26 June 2020 25 September 2020 4 January 2021
Withdraw without academic penalty 24 February 2020 25 May 2020 24 August 2020 23 November 2020

Accelerated postgraduate program important dates

Dates apply to the following programs:

  • Graduate Certificate in Business Administration
  • Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics
  • Graduate Certificate in Data Science
  • Graduate Certificate in Digital Marketing Leadership
  • Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Marketing
  • Graduate Certificate in Project Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain and Logistics Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Workforce Transformation
  • Graduate Certificate of Commerce
  • Graduate Diploma in Project Management
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Commerce
  • Master of Data Science Strategy & Leadership
  • Master of Engineering (Management)
  • Master of Human Resource Management
  • Master of Marketing
  • Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management
Event or deadline Teaching period 1 Teaching period 2 Teaching period 3 Teaching period 4 Teaching period 5 Teaching period 6
Canvas opens – O Week 6 January 2020 3 March 2020 4 May 2020 29 June 2020 24 August 2020 19 October 2020
Last day to apply 6 January 2020 3 March 2020 4 May 2020 29 June 2020 24 August 2020 19 October 2020
Last day to accept 9 January 2020 6 March 2020 7 May 2020 2 July 2020 27 August 2020 22 October 2020
Last day to enrol in a course 13 January 2020 10 March 2020 11 May 2020 6 July 2020 31 August 2020 26 October 2020
Teaching period begins 13 January 2020 10 March 2020 11 May 2020 6 July 2020 31 August 2020 26 October 2020
Last day to apply for leave of absence 23 January 2020 21 March 2020 21 May 2020 16 July 2020 10 September 2020 5 November 2020
Census date 23 January 2020 21 March 2020 21 May 2020 16 July 2020 10 September 2020 5 November 2020
Withdraw without academic penalty 13 February 2020 14 April 2020 11 June 2020 6 August 2020 1 October 2020 26 November 2020
Mid study break   13-19 April Easter break        
End study period 28 February 2020 1 May 2020 26 June 2020 21 August 2020 16 October 2020 11 December 2020
Results released 6 March 2020 8 May 2020 3 July 2020 28 August 2020 26 October 2020 8 December 2020
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