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Credit and exemptions for previous study

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If you have completed previous tertiary study, you may be eligible to receive credit for – or exemption from – certain courses in a UQ program. If you're a current UQ student, more information about transferring credit is on myUQ.

I've studied at another university

You may be eligible for credit towards a UQ program if you have undertaken previous studies at another university, including Open Learning Australia. 

Search the Credit Precedents Database for a list of courses that UQ has previously assessed for credit applications. 

If you are offered a place in a UQ program, please fill out the Credit or Exemption Application form (PDF, 369KB) and submit it to the relevant faculty.

I've studied at TAFE

If you have completed a diploma or advanced diploma at TAFE, you may be eligible for credit towards a UQ program.

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I've studied an International Baccalaureate

International baccalaureate (IB) students can receive up to one semester (8 units) of credit towards a UQ program, depending on the IB courses studied, the grades you achieved, and the program's rules. 

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