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2. Entry requirements

UQ has high academic standards and our entry requirements reflect this, with applicants across all modes of study needing to satisfy any prerequisites to gain admission.

Course prerequisites

Entry to many UQ courses relies on you having satisfied specific prerequisites. 

Prerequisites can differ greatly from course to course and can include completion of other tertiary level studies if the course is advanced in nature.

In circumstances where you do not meet the course prerequisites, previous or alternative study may be considered. This will be assessed on a case-by-case basis by the relevant school or faculty.

Some programs also have recommended non-compulsory prerequisite study that will ensure you have a better understanding of program material.

Please see the course you are interested in studying for specific entry requirement information.

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Dictionary of UQ Terminology

What does that mean?

When you come to university you will hear a lot of new terms: here is an explanation of some of them.

Dictionary of UQ Terminology

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