Course transfer

To be eligible for a course transfer you must meet all of the following criteria

  • Be a current student who will be continuing their program of study (in other words, you have not completed your current degree)
  • Have completed a minimum of 12 credit points of study at Monash - in general, the Faculty of Engineering requires successful completion of two semesters of full-time study (48 credit points)
  • Have met the VCE, IB or equivalent prerequisites for the course to which you wish to transfer. Prerequisites for engineering degrees are listed on Study at Monash.

Selection for Course transfer is a competitive process and approval is subject to the availability of places in each degree.

Minimum averages required to be considered for an offer

Courses Minimum average required
Double degrees with
Architectural Design
Design (Industrial)
≥65.00%
Biomedical Science
Commerce
Commerce Specialist
≥70.00%
Single engineering and all other engineering double degrees ≥65.00%

Application process

When you apply for course transfer you must continue with the requirements of your current degree - this includes enrolling in units for your current degree during the re-enrolment period.

Applications will be assessed for credit transfer as part of the selection process.

Semester 1 intake

Applications open in mid-September and close on 31 October 2017.

Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application in December. Students must re-enrol into their current course as notification of the application outcome will not be available until after the closing date for re-enrolment.

Semester 2 intake

Applications will open in mid-May and close on 16 June.

Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application as soon as possible after the results release date for semester 1.

Application Process

Semester 1
Courses available
Semester 2
Courses available
Submit your application to
Engineering single degree Engineering single degree Engineering
Engineering double degree withEngineering double degree with 
Architectural Design
Design (Industrial)
Arts
Biomedical science
Commerce
Commerce Specialist
Computer Science
Information Technology
Pharmaceutical science
Science
Arts
Commerce
Commerce Specialist
Computer Science
Information Technology
Engineering
Law  Law

Scholarship holders

If you're on a scholarship, you should first check with the Scholarships Unit whether a transfer will affect your eligibility.

Additional information

Some applicants will be made an offer into relevant 2015 course offerings or 2016 course versions depending on the amount of credit transfer granted. Students will be provided with information on how to enrol.

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