If you have completed previous study at tertiary level, you may be eligible to receive advanced standing (credit points) towards your current degree. Credit/advanced standing is assessed in accordance with the University of Melbourne:
- Melbourne Policy Library: Credit, advanced standing and accelerated entry policy (MPF1037)
- Melbourne Policy Library: Advanced standing procedure (MPF1240)
Advanced standing (also known as credit) refers to points granted towards the requirements of a degree based on studies completed outside of that degree. These studies are judged to be academically equivalent to subjects offered at the University of Melbourne. Students requesting credit must complete the online application within five working days of receiving an offer. Applications must be timely so they can be processed in due time (before the commencement of semester) please ensure that your application includes academic transcripts as required.