This internet browser is outdated and does not support all features of this site. Please switch or upgrade to a different browser to display this site properly.

High school student resources

What are you thinking?

“I’m not sure what I want to study”

Use the resources below to help you explore your interests and find out which courses complement your abilities and future goals.

“I’m ready to apply”

You know exactly what you want to study and Curtin’s where you want to do it. If you’re ready to study with us, follow these steps to apply.

How to apply

Don’t want to wait?
Many of our courses are available for mid-year entry. That means that you can start studying as early as this July! Just choose your preferred start date when you apply. Applications for mid-year entry close Friday 14 July.

Start studying in semester 1, 2024
You can apply from Monday 1 May to start studying with us in 2024. If you’re currently completing year 12, you may be eligible for an early offer to help you secure a place before you even receive your ATAR.

Learn how to apply

See how others got in

Students gain admission to Curtin via a range of different pathways, not just on the basis of their high school results. You may be able to get in on the basis of your study at another university or vocational institute, completing a bridging course or submitting a portfolio of your work. For a rough indication of where you stand when it comes to gaining admission, check out these reports that show how our students got in:

Exam tips and tools

Study tips

Building a consistent study routine that works for you is one of the biggest keys to success in both high school and university.

Exam tools

Tips and tools to help you ace your exams.

Subject support

Subject specific resources to help you better grasp concepts and produce stronger assignments.

Outreach events

Attend a number of outreach events and camps for high school students to get a sample of different industries and courses.

Aerial view of a female at a cafe looking at a laptop