Postgraduate students

Reach new heights with Postgrad at Western

If you’re ready for postgraduate study, you’ll find your competitive edge at Western. Our global 5-star ratings for innovation, teaching and facilities assure you that you’ll be learning from the best at a University that ranks in the top 2% worldwide.

We partner with industry, business and government to create real world experiences and opportunities. Our flexible courses offer a range of online and on campus options, with multiple locations that put our world-class facilities at your doorstep. Reach new heights. Take your place in a new generation of global citizens, leaders and change-makers.

Study at Western. Go Further.

If you want to grow your professional skills, advance your career prospects or pursue your passion for learning, the opportunities are unlimited at Western Sydney University. Get ready. You’re about to take your ambition to the next level.

If you’re an Australian or New Zealand citizen or a permanent resident of Australia, you can apply for postgraduate coursework studies either: Directly to Western (it's free) or through the Universities Admission Centre (application fees apply).

If you’re applying for any of the following courses, applications must be made through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC):
Master of Clinical Psychology
Master of Professional Psychology
Graduate Diploma in Psychology

Domestic students

If you’re an Australian or New Zealand citizen or a permanent resident of Australia, you can apply for postgraduate coursework studies either: Directly to Western (applying is free) or through the Universities Admission Centre (there’s an application fee).

If you’re applying for any of the following courses, applications must be made through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC):

Master of Clinical Psychology
Master of Professional Psychology
Graduate Diploma in Psychology

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

If you're an International Student, you'll need to apply through our International Online Application System. You can get more information through our live chat, or by visiting our International site for more info.

The College offers internationally-acclaimed English Language Programs that are designed to give you every chance of success. Whether you want to improve your general communication skills, work in Australia or study at Western Sydney University, our teachers are dedicated to you.

Every year we welcome students from countries all over the world to come and study one of our many English language courses on offer. In addition to learning English students will have the opportunity to experience the Australian lifestyle, gain an understanding of other cultures and develop lifelong friendships that span the globe.

Start your unlimited journey today.

Course information

For a full list of courses, go to Western Sydney Postgraduate.


Postgraduate research programs

For information on how to apply for Postgraduate Research Programs, please visit the Graduate Research School.


Closing dates

Don’t miss out on your dream course. Here’s where you can find all the closing dates.


English proficiency requirements

If you have undertaken your studies in an overseas country, you may have to provide proof of proficiency in English.

Please refer to the UAC website for detailed information about Western's English language proficiency requirements.

Important Dates for 2021

Please take note of these important dates for starting your studies in 2021. For application closing dates please see Postgraduate Coursework Closing Dates.

Session Commencement Dates

11 January 2021
Quarter 1 (Q1) session starts

1 March 2021
Autumn Session starts

28 March 2021
Quarter 1 (Q1) session ends

6 April 2021
Quarter 2 (Q2) session starts

20 June 2021
Quarter 2 (Q2) session ends

27 June 2021
Autumn session ends

28 June 2021
Quarter 3 (Q3) session starts

19 July 2021
Spring session starts

12 September 2021
Quarter 3 (Q3) session ends

20 September 2021
Quarter 4 (Q4) session starts

14 November 2021
Spring session ends

5 December 2021
Quarter 4 (Q4) session ends

Got questions?

Contact our Course Information Centre on study@westernsydney.edu.au, 1300 897 669, or Live Chat.