How to apply – international students

Applying to Monash is easy.

You can package your foundation year or diploma course with your Monash University undergraduate degree. This means you don't have to re-apply to the University when you finish at Monash College.

Here's how to apply

You must meet the age, academic and English language requirements to start your course.

Foundation yearAge and academic entry requirementsEnglish language requirements
DiplomasAge and academic entry requirementsEnglish language requirements

If you need help meeting the English language requirements, you can study one of our English language courses.

You can apply directly or through a Monash-approved agent.

Apply directly

  1. Foundation year and diplomas students: complete the International application form and attach all required documents.
  2. English language students: complete the Monash English application form and attach all required documents.
  3. Send your completed application form and all documents to:

    Central Admissions
    Monash Connect, Clayton Campus
    21 Chancellors Walk, Campus Centre
    Monash University
    VIC 3800, Australia.

Apply through an agent

Find a Monash-approved agent.

If your application is successful, you will receive a packaged offer. Packaging your Monash College course with your undergraduate degree means you only need to apply for one student visa.

If you're under 18, we'll send you a welfare and accommodation form (PDF, 0.2 MB). To complete the form, you'll need to decide:

1. Who will be your guardian?

A parent/relative or a Monash College guardian. If you choose to live with a parent or relative, you will need to download form 157N from border.gov.au and submit to the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.

2. Where will you live?

  • Off-campus student accommodation
  • Homestay
  • On-campus at Clayon

To accept your offer to Monash College you need to:

Under 18?

If you're under 18, you'll also need to pay the deposits for guardianship and accommodation. We'll also send you a Confirmation of Appropriate Accommodation and Welfare.

Apply for your visa

You must have accepted your offer and received your Electronic Confirmation of Enrolment before you can apply for your student visa.

If you are applying through a Monash-approved agent, your agent can assist you with your visa application.

If you want to apply for your visa directly, you can find out about the process at Study in Australia and the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.

You can also find out more about Monash's streamlined visa processing.

Pack your bags!

Congratulations! You're heading to one of the world's best universities. You need to prepare to arrive, so you know what to expect when you get here.

We're looking forward to meeting you!