Diploma of Tertiary Studies

Monash University

This program is an alternative entry pathway for students who don't meet the requirements for direct entry into a range of Monash bachelor degrees. It is equivalent to first year of a university undergraduate degree. Upon successful completion of the Diploma, students can enter directly into second year of a range of Monash destination courses. They will have the option to choose a stream from Business, Education or Nursing. It is this stream that determines which subjects are studied during the Diploma and in turn determines which Monash course students can pathway into.

Course Fee:

Australian: $7,850

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; Minimum ATAR of 50.00. Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or at least 25 in English other than EAL


This program consists of 2 core units plus 6 elective units chosen from the first year of the destination degree in Business Administration, Business, Education or Nursing.

Subjects you can Study:

Business administration; Business; Education; Nursing; Tertiary studies

Study Pathways:

This course pathways students into second year of their chosen destination degree in Business Administration, Business, Education or Nursing.

Further information:

All applicants must complete a VTAC personal statement.

Related Careers:

University Lecturer,
Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Peninsula 50.05 No Full time 1 year

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