School of Public Health and Community Medicine

Domestic applicants

Domestic Applicants

See UAC codes

 

 

For Australian citizens, permanent residents and New Zealand citizens, applications for postgraduate coursework programs at the School of Public Health and Community Medicine are online through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) Postgraduate.

Supporting Documentation for applications

The following supporting documentation should be submitted online to support your UAC application:

  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Originals or certified copies of your academic record and proof of completion of previous degrees where required.
  • Complete the employment question in your UAC application giving details of roles performed in your current and previous health-related employment.

Main closing date for applications

  • Summer 2016/2017 – 30 September 2016
  • Semester 1 – 31 October 2016
  • Semester 2 – 31 May 2017

Late closing date for applications

  • Summer 2016/2017 – 31 October 2016
  • Semester 1 – 31 January 2017
  • Semester 2 –30 June 2017

Important Notes for Applicants

  1. The School offers Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP) and Full Fee (FEE) places in all its postgraduate degrees. If you wish to be considered for a CSP and a FEE place you must list both UAC course codes in your list of preferences.
  2. Applications after the main closing date may be considered subject to the availability of places. This includes Commonwealth Supported Places which may be all taken by the time of the late closing date. We encourage all applicants to apply as soon as possible.
  3. In exceptional circumstances, applicants who do not hold any formal academic qualifications may be considered if they have extensive professional health or public health experience (eg hospital trained nurses, paramedics). In such cases the applicant must submit a personal statement and CV directly to the Postgraduate Medicine Student Services Manager via
    postgrad-sphcm@unsw.edu.au, quoting their UAC application number, no later than 16 October 2016 for Summer, 31 January 2017 for Semester 1 and 30 June 2017 for Semester 2.
  4. All programs can be completed via external study without the need to attend any classes in Sydney. Internal / external options are chosen when you enrol in your courses after you have accepted your offer.

Fees are charged per semester based on current enrolment at the time. For additional information about tuition fees, HECS-Help, Fee-Help and Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP) see 'Related Links' at the top of the page.

Selection for admission

Selection for admission to all postgraduate programs is based on the information supplied in your application. All applications will be acknowledged and assessed by the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC). Please note applicants who do not submit the requested supporting documentation will not be assessed for admission.

Offers

Once your application has been received you will be sent an acknowledgement email from the School. UAC will advise you of any outstanding information or documentation and provide instructions on how to provide this. Once your application is complete and all required supporting documentation has been attached, UAC will send your application to the school to be assessed. Offers are then made on a rolling basis every two weeks from mid-October. Please note that some applications can take slightly longer. We encourage applicants to follow the instructions from UAC and upload their documentation as soon as possible.

Accept your offer and enrol in courses 

Once you receive your UNSW Offer - you can accept your offer online at the UNSW Getting Started website and enrol in your courses. For further details see Postgraduate Coursework Enrolment for New Students.

UAC codes

UNSW Program and Program Code UAC code for CSP* UAC code for FEE**
Master of Public Health (9045) 910800 910801
Master of Public Health (Extension) (9046) 910808 910809
Graduate Diploma in Public Health (5507) 910803 910804
Graduate Certificate in Public Health (7368) 910806 910807
Master of International Public Health (9048) 910810 910811
Master of International Public Health (Extension) (9051) 910818 910819
Graduate Diploma in International Public Health (5567) 910813 910814
Graduate Certificate in International Public Health (7367) 910816 910817
Master of Health Management (8901) 910820 910821
Master of Health Management (Extension) (8902) 910828 910829
Graduate Diploma in Health Management (5509) 910823 910824
Graduate Certificate in Health Management (7360) 910826 910827
Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence (8362) 910850 910851
Graduate Diploma in Infectious Diseases Intelligence (5362) 910854 910855
Graduate Certificate in Infectious Diseases Intelligence (7362) 910852 910853
Master of Public Health/Master of Health Management (9047)   910830 910831
Master of International Public Health / Master of Public Health (9043) 910833 910834
Master of International Public Health / Master of Health Management (9044) 910836 910837
Master of International Public Health (Extension) / Master of Public Health (9052) 910833 910834
Master of International Public Health / Master of Public Health (Extension) (9054) 910833 910834
Master of Public Health (Extension) / Master of Health Management (9056) 910830 910831
Master of Public Health / Master of Health Management (Extension) (9057) 910830 910831
Master of International Public Health / Master of Health Management (Extension) (9058) 910836 910837
Master of International Public Health (Extension) / Master of Health Management (9053) 910836 910837

*CSP - Commonwealth Supported Place
**FEE - Tuition Fee Place