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As an international student, when do I need to accept my offer?

There are 3 different categories of acceptance due dates: For countries listed here (Country List), acceptance due date is 7 weeks before course start date, as stated on your Offer Letter. If you have a GTE Finance or GTE Interview condition on...

What is the difference between a single and a double major?

A single major concentrates on one area of specialisation, whilst a double major focuses on two areas of specialisation. A double major will allow a student to complete study in those two separate areas under the same award. For example, someone wis...

Are there any rental or financial assistance programs for on-campus accommodation?

Visit our website for the latest information on special offers available for on-campus accommodation. Also, check out Curtin's scholarships website to see if you are eligible for any accommodation-related scholarships. ...

What is the New to Curtin Mentor Program?

The New to Curtin Mentor Program provides new students with the opportunity to connect with current students in a similar area of study to support them in their successful transition to studying at Curtin University. The program is available to all n...

What is a double degree?

A double degree comprises two individually approved courses undertaken at the same time, resulting in two awards. You will study units from both courses simultaneously, and the condensed structure means it may take only a year or two longer than a si...

Do I have access to free parking in on-campus accommodation?

At Curtin Perth, there is limited free parking available at some of the UniLodge properties. If there is no parking available at the property, you may choose to park elsewhere on-campus for a fee. For St Catherine's College and UniLodge Twin Dol...

I'm a HDR student and I'm having trouble paying my fees, who can I contact?

If you're having trouble paying your thesis fees, you may for advice. Alternatively, you may wish to speak with your thesis supervisor. ...

What support is available to International students?

Adjusting to life in a new country can be a challenge, however, Curtin provides a range of personal and academic support to all of our students. Any student who has a problem, or question, or is finding studying difficult, can contact Student Wellbei...

What subjects do I need to study at school to gain entry into Commerce?

There are no prerequisites for the Bachelor of Commerce, however you will need an English ATAR subject (or international equivalent) to meet the minimum entry requirements. We recommend choosing subjects that you enjoy, that you're good at, and that...

Is Curtin campus safe?

Your safety on campus is one of our biggest priorities. Curtin’s Safer Community Team makes sure the campus remains a safe and friendly place for all students and provides safety assistance to staff and students on campus. We work closely with our...

I am an International student and have received a scholarship as part of my offer to Curtin University Perth. If I defer, will I be able to receive my scholarship next semester?

Curtin International scholarships cannot be retained if a recipient defers their studies beyond the original start date of their course and will not be extended beyond its prescribed duration or amount unless notified otherwise by Curtin Internation...

What is undergraduate study?

Undergraduate study is also referred to as post-secondary education and is normally studied at a higher education institution, such as a university. The most common type of undergraduate study is the Bachelor's degree, which typically takes three to...

What security and after-hours support is provided in on-campus accommodation?

All of our on-campus accommodation has CCTV security and is patrolled by Curtin’s Safer Community Team who offer 24/7 assistance, every day of the year. The highly trained team are available to help with security escorts back to residence, mechanic...

Who requires an Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)?

All student visa holders are required to have an adequate health insurance throughout their stay in Australia. This means that the insurance must commence from the date on when the student arrives in Australia with their student visa and the cover m...

When do I choose my Bachelor of Commerce major?

Not sure what major or specialisation is right for you? Don't worry, we'll help you customise your degree and choose your major/specialisations during your first semester. ...