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Degree notes

In order to enter some degree programs at UNSW Sydney you must meet certain conditions see programs that have conditions below.

To find out more about certain degrees please visit the degree finder

Please also note that Degree programs may not be available for all terms and you should check the degree finder to find out which term each program is offered in.

DegreeNotes
  • 3436 Music
  • 3458 Music/Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours)
  • 3452 Music/Bachelor of Arts 3460 Music/Bachelor of Commerce
  • 3446 Music/Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • 3464 Music/Bachelor of Media (Screen and Sound Production)
  • 3457 Music/Bachelor of Science
  • 3766 Music/Engineering (Honours)
  • 3583 Music/Media (Communication and Journalism)
  • 3578 Music/Media (Public Relations and Advertising)
  • 4774 Music/Bachelor of Laws
Applicants must complete an audition to gain entry to the Bachelor of Music program. Audition information and the online application form can be found at arts.unsw.edu.au/study-us/undergraduate/bachelor-degrees/bachelor-music/bachelor-music-auditions
  • 3409 Arts
  • 4053 Arts/Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
Students commencing in Term 2 (June) and Term 3 (September) may not be able to take introductory language study in their first Term.
  • 3635 Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering with Architecture
  • 3856 Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine/Bachelor of Arts
  • 3805 Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine
Quotas apply
  • 4058 Economics/Bachelor of Education (Secondary),
  • 3460 Music/Bachelor of Commerce,
  • 4737 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Laws,
  • 4733 Commerce (All Majors)/Bachelor of Laws,
  • 4744 Economics/Bachelor of Laws,
  • 4788 International Studies/Bachelor of Laws,
  • 3949 Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)/Bachelor of Arts,
  • 3956 Science (Advanced Mathematics)(Honours),
  • 3586 Actuarial Studies,
  • 3155 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Commerce,
  • 3588 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Economics,
  • 3671 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Information Systems,
  • 3589 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours),
  • 3674 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Science (Computer Science),
  • 3502 Commerce (All specialisations),
  • 3558 Commerce (International)
  • 3573 Commerce/Bachelor of Arts
  • 3575 Commerce/Bachelor of Design,
  • 3521 Commerce/Bachelor of Economics,
  • 3572 Commerce/Bachelor of Fine Arts,
  • 3584 Commerce/Bachelor of Information Systems,
  • 3596 Commerce/Bachelor of Media in Public Relations and Advertising
  • 3529 Commerce/Bachelor of Science
  • 3523 Commerce/Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)
  • 3543 Economics (All Majors)
  • 3564 Economics /Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)
  • 3574 Economics/Bachelor of Arts
  • 3563 Economics/Bachelor of Science
  • 3979 Information systems
Assumed knowledge in Mathematics. Please refer to the UNSW website for more information futurestudents.unsw.edu.au/assumed-knowledge
  • 3961Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Arts
  • 3785Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Computer Science
  • 3773Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Engineering Science
  • 3776Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Surveying
  • 3764Engineering (Honours)/Commerce
  • 3736Engineering (Honours)/Master of Engineering (Electrical Engineering)
  • 3762Advanced Science (Honours)/Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • 3957Advanced Science (Honours)/Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • 3782Advanced Science (Honours)/Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
  • 3958Science/Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • 3593Commerce /Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours)
Assumed knowledge in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. Please refer to the UNSW website for more information futurestudents.unsw.edu.au/assumed-knowledge
  • 3980Aviation (Flying)
Interview. Please refer to the School of Aviation website for more details: aviation.unsw.edu.au/future
  • 3856Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine/Bachelor of Arts
  • 3805Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine
International students applying for UNSW Medicine are required to attend an interview and sit for an ISAT test isat.acer.edu.au. Australian Permanent Residents and Citizens applying for UNSW Medicine are required to attend an interview and sit for a UCAT ANZ test ucat.edu.au. For further information see med.unsw.edu.au
  • 3871Exercise Physiology
Assumed knowledge in Chemistry and Mathematics. Please refer to the UNSW website for more information futurestudents.unsw.edu.au/assumed-knowledge
  • 3458Music/Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours)
  • 3457Music/Bachelor of Science
  • 4076Science/Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • 3061Food Science (Honours)
  • 3778 Science - Computer Science
  • 3783Science (Computer Science) / Bachelor of Arts
  • 3791Science (Computer Science)/Bachelor of Media Arts
  • 3789Science/Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
  • 3997 Advanced Science (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4755Medicinal Chemistry (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4722Psychological Science/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4721Psychology (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3998Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3786Science (Computer Science)/ Bachelor of Laws
  • 4772Science and Business/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4770Science/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3856Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine/Bachelor of Arts
  • 3805Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine
  • 3962Advanced Science (Honours)
  • 3948Advanced Science (Honours)/Bachelor of Arts
  • 3938Advanced Science (Honours)/Bachelor of Social Research and Policy
  • 3980Aviation (Flying)
  • 3981Aviation (Management)
  • 3053Biotechnology (Honours)
  • 3965Environmental Management
  • 3955Environmental Management/ Bachelor of Arts
  • 3991Medical Science
  • 3999Medicinal Chemistry (Honours)
  • 3435Psychological Science
  • 3632Psychology (Honours)
  • 3970Science
  • 3987Science (International)
  • 3925Science and Business
  • 3947Science/ Bachelor of Arts
  • 3154Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Science
  • 3674Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
  • 3835Commerce/Bachelor of Aviation (Management)
  • 3529Commerce/Bachelor of Science
  • 3784Commerce/Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
  • 3673Economics/Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
Assumed knowledge in Mathematics and Science. Please refer to the UNSW website for more information futurestudents.unsw.edu.au/assumed-knowledge
  • 4737Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3997Advanced Science (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4783Arts and Business/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4782Arts/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4706City Planning (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4733Commerce (All Majors)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4763Criminology and Criminal Justice/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4795Data Science and Decisions/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4744 Economics/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3765 Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4759 Fine Arts/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4788 International Studies/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4792 Media (Communication and Journalism)/Bachelor of Law
  • 4789 Media (Public Relations and Advertising)/Bachelor of Law
  • 4752 Media (Screen and Sound Production)/Bachelor of Law
  • 4755 Medicinal Chemistry (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4774 Music/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4797 Politics, Philosophy and Economics/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4722 Psychological Science/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4721 Psychology (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3998 Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3786 Science (Computer Science)/ Bachelor of Laws
  • 4772 Science and Business/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4770 Science/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4771 Social Research and Policy/ Bachelor of Laws
  • 4787 Social Work (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
Certain restrictions apply. Undergraduate Law programs are not available in Term 3 (except Law programs combined with Actuarial Studies, Commerce and Economic).
  • 3457 Music/Bachelor of Science
  • 3962 Advanced Science (Honours)
  • 3948 Advanced Science (Honours)/Bachelor of Arts
  • 3938 Advanced Science (Honours)/Bachelor of Social Research and Policy
  • 3053 Biotechnology (Honours)
  • 3134 Engineering (Honours) (Materials Science & Engineering)/Bachelor of Commerce
  • 3131 Engineering (Honours) in Materials Science and Engineering
  • 3132 Engineering (Honours) in Materials Science and Engineering/Bachelor of Engineering Science
  • 3133 Engineering (Honours) in Materials Science and Engineering/Master of Biomedical Engineering
  • 3956 Science (Advanced Mathematics)(Honours)
  • 3566 Economics /Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours)
Students commencing Term 2 (June) and Term 3 (September) may need to take compulsory summer session studies.
  • 3457 Music/Bachelor of Science
  • 3962 Advanced Science (Honours)
  • 3948 Advanced Science (Honours)/Bachelor of Arts
  • 3938 Advanced Science (Honours)/Bachelor of Social Research and Policy
  • 3053 Biotechnology (Honours)
  • 3970 Science
  • 3956 Science (Advanced Mathematics)(Honours)
  • 3987 Science (International)
  • 3589 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)
  • 3564 Economics /Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)
Mid-year entry into this program may mean that the degree program may take longer than the minimum time.
  • 3261 Architectural Studies
Students must complete the two-year Master of Architecture degree (M.Arch, program code 8143) to be a professional Architect (subject to UNSW admission criteria.)
  • 3856 Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine/Bachelor of Arts
  • 3805 Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine
No set GPA is applicable to this program due to the quotas and/or other requirements
  • 4737 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3154 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Science
  • 3589 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)
  • 3674 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
Students wishing to take actuarial studies must complete Mathematics Science in the UNSW Foundation Studies Program
  • 3998 Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3949 Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)/Bachelor of Arts
  • 3761 Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)/Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • 3781 Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)/Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
  • 3956 Science (Advanced Mathematics)(Honours)
  • 3589 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)
  • 3523 Commerce/Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)
  • 3564 Economics /Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)
A very high grade in Mathematics for Science is necessary to cope with the Mathematics course required in the Advanced Mathematics Program.
  • 3980 Aviation (Flying)
Medical examination: Students will need to obtain an Aviation Reference number (ARN) from the Civil Aviation Safety Authority and undertake an Australian class 1 Medical Examination. Students can either do this before or after enrolling in their UNSW degree Program.
  • 4737 Actuarial Studies/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3997 Advanced Science (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4783 Arts and Business/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4782 Arts/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4706 City Planning (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4733 Commerce (All Majors)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4763 Criminology and Criminal Justice/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4795 Data Science and Decisions/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4744 Economics/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3765 Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4759 Fine Arts/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4788 International Studies/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4792 Media (Communication and Journalism)/Bachelor of Law
  • 4789 Media (Public Relations and Advertising)/Bachelor of Law
  • 4752 Media (Screen and Sound Production)/Bachelor of Law
  • 4755 Medicinal Chemistry (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4774 Music/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4797 Politics, Philosophy and Economics/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4722 Psychological Science/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4721 Psychology (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3998 Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
  • 3786 Science (Computer Science)/ Bachelor of Laws
  • 4772 Science and Business/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4770 Science/Bachelor of Laws
  • 4771 Social Research and Policy/ Bachelor of Laws
  • 4787 Social Work (Honours)/Bachelor of Laws
Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents who wish to undertake a Law degree will need to sit for the Law Admissions Test (LAT). See law.unsw.edu.au/LAT for more details.
  • 4822 Design
  • 4813 Media Arts
  • 4821 Fine Arts
  • 3409 Arts
  • 3422 Criminology & Criminal Justice
  • 3447 International Studies
  • 3436 Music
  • 3420 Social Research & Policy
  • 4033 Social Work (Honours)
  • 3261 Architectural studies
  • 3362 City Planning (Honours)
  • 3707 Engineering (Honours)
  • 3763 Engineering (Honours)
  • 3768 Engineering (Honours)
  • 3778 Science – Computer Science
  • 3962 Advanced Science (Honours)
  • 3131 Engineering (Honours) in Materials Science and Engineering
  • 3962 Advanced Science (Honours)
  • 3131 Engineering (Honours) in Materials Science and Engineering
  • 3965 Environmental Management
  • 3970 Science
  • 3956 Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)
  • 3586 Actuarial studies
  • 3502 Commerce (All specialisations)
  • 3543 Economics (All Majors)
This degree can be combined with other degrees. Refer to the UNSW Degree Finder for double degree combinations. Admission is determined at the higher entry requirement of the two programs.
  • 3707 Engineering (Honours)
  • 3778 Science – Computer Science
Applicants who are required to apply through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) and are applying for admission to Engineering may be eligible for the Faculty of Engineering Admissions Scheme. For more information see eng.unsw.edu.au/feas
  • 4822 Design
  • 4813 Media Arts
  • 4821 Fine Arts
Portfolio Entry Scheme: Students with an entry rank just below the cut-off may be considered for admission based on a successful creative portfolio. Further details are available at artdesign.unsw.edu.au/international-portfolio-entry
  • 3381 Landscape Architecture (Honours)
  • 3261 Architectural Studies
  • 3268 Computational Design
  • 3387 Industrial Design
  • 3256 Interior Architecture (Honours)
Portfolio Entry Scheme: Students with an entry rank just below the cut-off may be considered for admission based on a successful creative portfolio. Further details are available at be.unsw.edu.au/students/future-students/be-portfolio-entry

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