Application and Key Dates

Apply To Study with
Sydney Business School

How to Apply

Application Process Takes 3 Steps 

  1. Find a Course 
  2. Make sure you satisfy the entry requirements
  3. Apply Online or by filling out the Application Form and sending it back to UniAdvice.

 

Trimester Key Dates  

Trimester 1 – 2017

TRIMESTER DATES (INCLUSIVE OF EXAMINATION WEEK)

6 February - 28 April

ORIENTATION & ENROLMENT

31 January and 1 February 2017 (Sydney Campus)
2 and 3 February 2017 (Wollongong Campus) 

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

27 January 2017. Late applications may be considered where there are places available.

Trimester 2 - 2017

TRIMESTER DATES (INCLUSIVE OF EXAMINATION WEEK)

15 May - 4 August

ORIENTATION & ENROLMENT

9 and 10 May 2017 (Sydney Campus)
11 and 12 May 2017 (Wollongong Campus)

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

1 May 2017. Late applications may be considered where there are places available.

Trimester 3 - 2017

TRIMESTER DATES (INCLUSIVE OF EXAMINATION WEEK) 

21 August - 16 November

ORIENTATION & ENROLMENT

15 and 16 August 2017 (Sydney Campus)
17 and 18 August 2017 (Wollongong Campus)

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

7 August 2017. Late applications may be considered where there are places available.

Supporting Documentation  

You will be required to submit the below supporting documentation with your Postgraduate application:

  • Resume: outlining professional work experience and responsibilities
  • Proof of citizenship: Certified evidence of Australian/New Zealand citizenship/Permanent Residency required before enrolment e.g. current passport or birth certificate.
  • Original or certified copies of academic records, mark sheets or transcripts for studies previously undertaken must be provided at the time of application. Certified English translations are also required for documents in another language. The transcript must show all subjects undertaken, grades and stages reached or qualifications gained.

Other documents may be requested on a case-by-case basis, such as evidence of meeting English language requirement or certified evidence of name change.

Master of Business Administration & Master of Business Administration (Executive)

When you submitting an application for the MBA or Executive MBA you will be required to submit the below supporting documentation:

  • Proof of citizenship: Certified evidence of Australian/New Zealand citizenship/Permanent Residency required before enrolment e.g. current passport or birth certificate.
  • Statement of motivation, 1 page explaining why you want to undertake the MBA (MBA only)
  • Original or certified copies of academic records, mark sheets or transcripts for studies previously undertaken must be provided at the time of application
  • A detailed resume including details of previous positions held including a general description of duties and responsibilities, key achievements within the role, the number of persons who report(ed) to you and the number of hours worked (if employed on a part-time basis).

AND one item from the below list that supports the last 3 years of work experience:

  • A letter from employer(s) on company letterhead confirming employment duration, and the position details. The letter must include the position title, telephone number and email address for a contact at the company.
  • A letter from your current employer confirming employment duration and position details on company letterhead
  • Payslip from current employer with reference of job title and duration of employment
  • Official Tax Office documentation such as a Group Certificate or Payment Summary
  • Official current employer documentation confirming your employment (Annual Reports, Company overviews, external publications etc)
  • Other proof of employment may be considered by Faculty on a case by case basis

If you are self-employed, the documents submitted as proofs could include:

  • Articles of incorporation (or other evidence of business ownership)
  • Evidence of self-employment income
  • Documentation from third-party individuals indicating the service provided along with payment details

If you are apply for the Master of Business Administration (Executive) you will also be required to attend a interview with the Master of Business Administration (Executive) Course Director.

Master of Business Coaching
  • Proof of citizenship: Certified evidence of Australian/New Zealand citizenship/Permanent Residency required before enrolment e.g. current passport or birth certificate.
  • Original or certified copies of academic records, mark sheets or transcripts for studies previously undertaken must be provided at the time of application. Certified English translations are also required for documents in another language. The transcript must show all subjects undertaken, grades and stages reached or qualifications gained.
  • All students you will also be required to attend an interview with the Master of Business Coaching Course Director.
Doctor of Business Administration
  • DBA applicants must provide a summary of professional experience and demonstrate their ability to access appropriate industry sectors to meet research requirements. Applicants will also be required to attend an interview and submit a 2000-word research proposal.

Important Things to Remember 

  1. Change of name: If you have changed your name or any of your documents show a name that is different from the one that you have used in your application, you must present certified evidence of the change (marriage certificate, deed poll, statutory declaration).
  2. Special needs: If you have a disability and require advice or assistance with your studies, please get in touch with our Disability Liaison Officers.
  3. Accommodation: The cost of accommodation is not included in the tuition fees. See UOW Living for accommodation options on or near campus.
  4. English language proficiency: If you are a domestic student and English is not your first language, you’ll have to provide evidence of satisfying the University's English language requirements.
  5. Tuition fees: We have many financial assistance options available to students.
  6. Cancellations and refunds: See UOW’s Tuition Fees and Refund Policy.
  7. Declaration and signature: All application forms must be signed. Proof of citizenship: Certified evidence of Australian/New Zealand citizenship/Permanent Residency required before enrolment e.g. current passport or birth certificate.
  8. Certification of Documents: Original or certified copies of academic records, mark sheets or transcripts for studies previously undertaken must be provided at the time of application. Certified English translations are also required for documents in another language. The transcript must show all subjects undertaken, grades and stages reached or qualifications gained.

 

Last reviewed: 28 November, 2016