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Entry Requirements

Find all the information you need to know to apply as an international student.

Bachelor of Design Arts

  • Satisfactory completion of Australian Year 12, or one of the equivalent qualifications as defined under minimum academic entry requirements;
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency (IELTS overall score of 6.0, with no skills band lower than 5.5 or equivalent like TOEFL, Pearson Test of English or CAE);
  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC).

Students must be 18+ years of age at commencement of course.

Bachelor of Entrepreneurship (Creative Industries)

  • Satisfactory completion of Australian Year 12, with an ATAR score of 60 (an ATAR score of 68 or above guarantees entry), or one of the equivalent qualifications as defined under minimum academic entry requirements;
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency (IELTS overall score of 6.0, with no skills band lower than 5.5 or equivalent like TOEFL, Pearson Test of English or CAE);
  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC).

Students must be 18+ years of age at commencement of course.

 

Do you qualify as an international student?

In the Australian higher education sector, an ‘international' or 'overseas' student is a person who:

  • is not an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident who may be located in Australia or overseas; and
  • is enrolled, or will enrol, in a course of study with a higher education provider; and
  • is aged 18 and over.

An 'international' or 'overseas' student does not include:

  • a New Zealand citizen; or
  • a person entitled to stay in Australia, or to enter and stay in Australian without any limitation as to time; or
  • a diplomatic or consular representative of New Zealand, a member of the staff of such a representative or the spouse or dependent relative of such a representative.

Required Documents

Below is a outline of the documents and evidence LCI Melbourne requests from international applicants:

  • Student Visa
  • Unique Student Identifier (USI)
    • As an international student, you will need to create a Unique Student Identifier (USI) once you have arrived in Australia. If you need more information, download the Student Information Flyer.
  • Proof of English Proficiency (IELTS score of 6.0 with no skills band lower than 5.5 or equivalent like TOEFL, Pearson Test of English or CAE)
  • Evidence of Financial Capability
  • Certified copy of your Academic Transcripts, Educational Certificate (Degree, diploma etc.) or letter/statement of attainment from your overseas Educational Institute
  • Copy of your valid passport
  • Overseas Student Health Cover
  • Banking arrangements
  • Travel bookings

Admission Process Steps

You can apply at any time, for our February, June or September intake.

  1.  Complete our online application form.
  2. An Admissions Advisor will contact you following submission of your application to discuss the required steps to complete your application.
  3. If you are applying for the Bachelor of Design Arts, you will need to complete your Admission Consultation. This is a discussion on your motivations for study and your potential to benefit from your chosen course. If you are unable to attend in person, virtual consultations are available.

*please include photo I.D. and eligibility listing here*

Photo I.D.

  • Driver’s Licence
  • Passport
  • Student ID
  • Proof of Age

Evidence of Eligibility

  • Passport
  • Birth Certificate
  • Permanent Resident Visa
  • Permanent Humanitarian Visa
  • Temporary Entry Permit
  • Other equivalent documentation
  1. An Admissions Advisor will contact you following submission of your application to discuss the required steps to complete your application.
  2. If you are applying for the Bachelor of Design Arts, you will need to complete your Admission Consultation. This is a discussion on your motivations for study and your potential to benefit from your chosen course. If you are unable to attend in person, virtual consultations are available.

Applying Through an Agent


LCI Melbourne has a network of registered representatives around the world to assist you with your application. These representatives are knowledgeable about the Australian education system, LCI Melbourne and our admission process. They can assist you with course information, application queries and organising your student visa.

If you choose to apply through an agent, the application process is the same as directly applying, but your agent will complete this on your behalf.

Please note that some agents may charge a fee for these services.
Contact us for more information.

 

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