Admissions to Coursework Programs Policy


This Policy sets out the University of Adelaide's approach to the selection of applicants for admission to coursework programs. It reflects the University's commitment to the highest academic standards by only selecting applicants who are likely to succeed in the University's programs, and by encouraging broad access to those programs.


The Provost may exercise some of the Vice-Chancellor's authorities in this policy - see D2024/647279.

  • Related Procedures, Forms

  • Administration, Approval and Review

    RMO File No. 2022/4091
    Policy custodian Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic)
    Responsible policy officer Pro Vice-Chancellor (Student Learning)
    Endorsed by Academic Board on 3 May 2023
    Approved by Vice-Chancellor and President on 5 May 2023
    Related legislation Higher Education Standards Framework (Threshold Standards) 2021 Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 National Code of Practice for Providers of Education and Training to Overseas Students 2018
    Superceded Policies Admissions to Coursework Programs Policy Admissions Policy
    Policy for Admission to Coursework Programs and Enabling Courses Disability Entry Guidelines
    Effective from 5 May 2023
    Review Date 4 May 2026
    Contact for queries about the policy Educational Policy & Compliance:

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