Australian/NZ Students Application due dates

Application due dates

See Important Dates to download the 2020 teaching and study period calendars.

For answers to frequently asked questions about applying to JCU, see QTAC FAQs

Courses marked with an * require applicants to apply directly to JCU.

For studies commencing in Teaching Period 1, 2021

30 September 2020

Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery

Bachelor of Dental Surgery

Bachelor of Veterinary Science

30 September 2020

Master of Psychology (Clinical) *

31 October 2020

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) *

Graduate Diploma of Psychology *

11 December 2020

Bachelor of Nursing/Midwifery

15 December 2020

Master of Teaching and Learning (Primary)

Master of Teaching and Learning (Secondary)

Applicants with a current Blue Card have until 1 February 2021 to apply.

29 December 2020

Graduate Diploma of Medical Science *

Master of Medical Science *

24 January 2021

Graduate Diploma of Midwifery *

9 February 2021

Tertiary Access Course *

9 February 2021

Diploma of Higher Education (except Business major)

21 February 2021

All remaining courses
JCU will consider applications received after this date on an individual basis at our discretion

22 February 2021

Teaching Period 1 start date

28 February 2021

Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) Online

Bachelor of Education (Primary) Online

Commences in Study Period 82 – 8 March 2021

23 April 2021

Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Education *

Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Studies *

(commencing in Study Period 83 - 2 May 2021) *

For studies commencing in Teaching Period 2, 2021

31 May 2021

Graduate Diploma of Medical Science *

Master of Medical Science *

25 June 2021

Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Studies (only SP83)

(commencing in Study Period 84 - 5 July 2021)

30 June 2021

Graduate Diploma of Orthodontics *

9 July 2021

Tertiary Access Course (direct JCU app)
Diploma of Higher Education (except Business major)

23 July 2021

All remaining courses

26 July 2021Teaching Period 2 start date
20 August 2021

Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) External
Bachelor of Education (Primary) External

(commencing in Study Period 85 - 30 August 2021)