Entry Requirements

Entry requirements

To apply for the Master of Health & Human Services, you are required to have:

  • An undergraduate qualification related to a health or human services field; and
  • At least two years of documented, relevant work experience; and
  • A 500 word personal statement outlining your motivations for undertaking the course.

Meeting these requirements makes you eligible for selection but does not guarantee selection.

In ranking applications, the Selection Committee will consider:

  • Prior academic performance
  • Professional work experience; and
  • The personal statement.

The Selection Committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in accordance with the Student Application and Selection Procedure.

Applicants are required to satisfy the University’s English language requirements for postgraduate  courses. For those applicants seeking to meet these requirements by one of the standard tests approved by the Academic Board, performance band 7 is required.

Students taking the course from overseas are not required to have an international student visa.

Most courses have multiple intakes per year. Check the dates of upcoming terms.

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Discuss your eligibility

    Speak with a dedicated online student support consultant to clarify any questions about entry requirements, including prior academic performance and professional experience.

    Phone: + 61 3 8344 0149
    Email: continuing-education@unimelb.edu.au
    Opening hours: Monday to Friday 8am to 9pm AEST/AEDT
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