300 point program
3 years full-time / part-time unavailable
Applications open: 7 AUGUST 2017
Applications close: 5pm, 31 AUGUST 2017* (Australian Eastern Standard Time)
*Please note that this is an early VTAC closing date
Selection Test available: Week of 4 SEPTEMBER
Selection Test closes: 2 OCTOBER
Applicants for the Bachelor of Fine Arts in any discipline must meet the following criteria:
- Successful completion of the VCE (or equivalent qualification);
- A study score of at least 25 in Units 3 and 4 English/English Language/Literature;
- A study score of at least 30 in Units 3 and 4 EAL.
There is no minimum ATAR requirement.
English Language Requirements
All applicants to the University of Melbourne must meet the outlined English language requirements for admission into their chosen course.
How do I apply?
There are three components to the application process. The first component must be submitted by the application closing date:
For domestic students, an application to VTAC.
For international applicants, a direct application via the University's application portal*
*International students who are completing VCE or Year 12 equivalent in Australia must also apply through VTAC.
After application closing date:
2. Selection Test
Instructions on how to complete the Selection Test are released in early September. Notifications will be sent to all applicants who have completed an online application (either via VTAC or direct University online application). Please note that applicants who have not completed an application in Step 1 will not be considered for entry.
The test assesses each applicant's creative potential and ability to express yourself clearly and distinctively. We strongly advise applicants allow at least two weeks' time to complete the Selection Test to ensure a competitive application.
If short-listed, applicants will then be required to attend an interview as the final component of the application process. For more information please visit Interviews page.
In addition to the University of Melbourne application fee, international applicants will be charged a processing fee of:
- $10USD payable via SlideRoom