How to apply

The steps below outline the process of applying to study at Flinders University.

If you have any problems with your application please contact the International Centre, or an agent in your country.

Step 1

Select your course or program

Details of Flinders University undergraduate and postgraduate programs are available on our website.

Students applying for a Research Higher Degree must apply through the Research Higher Degrees section of our website.

Please note some of our undergraduate and postgraduate courses have limited places. Applications close subject to availability.

Step 2

Check entry requirements

Evidence of Academic and English language requirements must be included as part of your application. You will need to submit certified original true copies of all documents with your application.

If you do not meet our academic entry requirements you may wish to consider enroling on one of our pathway or preparatory programs.

Step 3

Check eligibility for credit

If you have previous educational qualifications you may receive advanced standing towards your Flinders University degree. Check the Search for Credit website to see if you are eligible.

Step 4

Apply Online 





Note: Students who apply directly online will be charged a AUD$60 application fee. There is no application fee if a student applies via an authorised agent.

You can also apply through an authorised agent in your country.

All applications must be submitted online unless you are one of the following groups of prospective or current students applying for:

  • A One Year Honours Program

  • A Packaged Program

  • An Internal Transfer

  • A Deferral

If you fall into one of the categories listed above you can request an application form directly from the International Centre or by emailing

If you do not fall into one of these categories and choose not to apply online there will be a non-refundable AUD$100 application fee.

Step 5

Obtain certified documents

You will need to include certified true copies of your academic and english results from school or college, and any other qualifications you have completed. Include all documents listed in the application checklist.

Step 6

Submit your application and documents

Documents can be updated in the following formats: PDF, JPEG, TIF and GIF.


Step 7

Your application is now completed

Flinders University will send you and your agent an email within 2 working days confirming that we have received your application form. The email will contain your reference number and contact details. You should take special note of the Flinders University Application Reference Number as you will need to quote this in any correspondence while the application is being assessed. All future correspondence should be uploaded via the online application.

We will inform you if your offer has been successful as soon as possible.
Please note, it may take up to 6 weeks.


Step 8

If your application to study at Flinders is successful

You will be sent an Offer of Admission for a place within your chosen degree.

You will then need to follow the instructions on how to accept your offer, obtain a student visa, payment of tuition fees, other required fees and related information.