All Students


ALL STUDENTS NEED TO ENROL PERSONALLY BY APPOINTMENT through the YTU Office – Phone  9890 3771

All Coursework Students (except GCTRE students) need to make an appointment to see the Academic Dean.

GCTRE Students and Higher Degree by Research students need to make an appointment to see Associate Professor Michael Kelly.

Domestic Coursework student’s admission and re-enrolment dates:

  • Monday 26 November – Friday 14 December 2019
  • Monday 29 January – Wednesday 13 February 2019
  • Monday 24 June – Friday 11 July 2019
  • Monday 25 November 2019 – Friday 13 December 2019 for Enrolments For the 2020 year

Domestic Higher Degrees by Research admission deadlines:

  • 15 November 2017: for first semester 2018
  • 15 April 2018: for second semester 2018
  • 15 November 2018: for first semester 2019

International Students: Applications for international admissions (coursework) deadlines:

  • 15 November 2018: for first semester 2019
  • 15 April 2019: second semester 2019
  • 15 November 2019: for first semester 2020

International Students: (Higher Degrees by Research) admission deadline. The start date of degree will depend on the time it takes for a visa to be granted.

  • 15 November 2018:
  • 15 April 2019:
  • 15 November 2019:

NEW Students need to bring the following to the interview:

  • Academic Transcripts (VCE Certificate or equivalent and other tertiary transcripts). If the transcript is a copy it needs to be certified.
  • Proof of Australian Citizenship (Current passport OR Birth Certificate and name-change documents)
  • Tax File Number (If applying for FEE-HELP)
  • Cash, cheque, B pay or credit card if paying fees upfront rather than FEE-HELP

ALL Students must enrol by the above dates. 

Only in exceptional circumstances would a student be permitted to enrol in a unit after the first lecture in that unit.

 The College reserves the right to alter or cancel unit offerings when circumstances warrant, especially if an insufficient number is enrolled.

YTU reserves the right to use its discretion in accepting applications for enrolment and re-enrolment

Students wishing to take units at other colleges must enrol through the Academic Dean of YTU.
Any change in enrolment must be authorised, in writing, by the Academic Dean or Postgraduate Coordinator of YTU.  These changes must occur BEFORE the Census Date in each semester (normally, three weeks into the semester).

International Students


Yarra Theological Union is a College of the University of Divinity and welcomes international students who wish to enrol. We ask that you have a sponsor and also access to a support community while you are in Australia. What follows are items of information which you are well advised to read thoroughly. If you have any questions please feel free to contact YTU directly so that we can answer any queries

Your essential weblinks are:

and the following offer further advice:


International students should additionally be familiar with The National Code of Practice for Registration Authorities and Providers of Education and Training to Overseas Students (The National Code 2007) published by the Australian Federal Government.