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Eligibility for the Graduate Portal

You must meet the residency and qualification criteria to register your interest on the Graduate Portal.

Each department will also have its own criteria you must meet for specific graduate and student opportunities.

1. Residency

You need to provide information confirming your eligibility to live and work in Australia if you are not an Australian citizen.

Permanent positions

To register for a permanent position you must be:

  • an Australian citizen, or
  • a New Zealand citizen residing in Australia, or
  • a permanent resident of Australia.

Temporary positions

To register for a temporary position you must be:

  • an Australian citizen, or
  • hold a valid residency visa which allows you to work the required hours for the length of the contract.

2. Qualifications

You need to have completed a relevant university-level associate degree, bachelor degree or postgraduate degree.

Your most recent qualification must have been completed within the past 2 to 3 years or be due to complete before the graduate program begins. Check the department's website to confirm qualification requirements.

You must submit a copy of your current academic transcript with your registration.

Overseas qualifications

You will need to be assessed by the Overseas Qualifications Unit and attach this assessment to your application if you completed your qualification overseas.

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Last updated
06 June 2016

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