Pathways, scholarships and prizes
By successfully completing the Diploma of Art and Design at Monash College, you could pathway into first or second year at Monash Art, Design and Architecture, depending on the course and subject entry requirements and subject prerequisites. For more information, visit monashcollege.edu.au
Special Entry Access Scheme
If there are special circumstances that may have affected your education, the Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) can help by adjusting your ATAR. For more information, visit monash.edu/study/how-to-apply/entry-schemes/special-entry-access-scheme
If you’re financially disadvantaged, live in a low socio-economic area, attend a Monash-listed under-represented school or are an Indigenous Australian, the Monash Guarantee is an alternate, lower ATAR that may be applicable to you. For more information, visit monash.edu/study/how-to-apply/entry-schemes/the-monash-guarantee
If you’re an Indigenous Australian, we have a special pathway into our Art, Design or Architecture courses. For more information, visit monash.edu/study/how-to-apply/indigenous-student-applications
1. Monash Indigenous Entry Scheme
This scheme provides an entry point for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants into a range of courses with an achieved ATAR of 50+ (higher for some courses).
|Course||VTAC Code||ATAR||English Units 3 & 4||Mathematics Units 1 & 2 (or 3 & 4)|
|Architectural Design / Architecture||2800211591||65||Y||N|
|Art History and Curating||2800211671||65||Y||N|
To be eligible for admission you must:
- be an Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
- achieve a minimum ATAR or equivalent of 50 (65 for Bachelor of Architectural Design; 65 for Bachelor of Art History and Curating)
- satisfy all prerequisites as listed in the VTAC guide
- submit a VTAC supplementary information form
- apply via VTAC.
2. Indigenous pathway programs
If you didn’t meet the entry requirements for direct entry through VTAC, you can apply for one of our specialised pathway programs.
Studying at university is an important investment in your future, and the William Cooper Institute is here to assist you, from enrolment - through to graduation. For more information, visit the William Cooper Institute website.
If you’re a Year 12 or IB student applying with an ATAR of 98.00+ (or equivalent), you may be eligible for one of our scholarships. We’ll award the top eligible commencing student in each of Art, Design and Architecture with $6000 per year for up to three years. Learn more...
If you’re experiencing financial hardship, you may be eligible for the Monash Art, Design and Architecture Equity Scholarship, which provides up to $6000 per year for up to three years. Learn more...
The Daniel Dorall Prize in Fine Art
This prize awards $3000 to the current student in a Bachelor of Fine Art specialisation who achieves the highest mark in the final studio project each year. Learn more...
Tess Hill and Bill Hawtin Fine Art Scholarship
This scholarship provides current students in a Bachelor of Fine Art specialisation with the opportunity to undertake international travel to enhance their learning experience. Several scholarships, each of varying amounts, will be awarded to a number of eligible students per year. Learn more...