Entry Requirements

ADCI offers flexible entry options and study pathways to applicants wishing to study with us. Applicants are required to provide documentary evidence which meet the entry requirements for their Course of Study. 

Please find below the documentary evidence required to meet the entry requirements depending on the country you completed your education. 

Secondary Education:

  • Completion of Year 12, achieving a minimum Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) score of 70, and;
  • A Final School Grade of C, or higher in Mathematics Methods, or; 
  • Successful Completion of the Unit of Study: MAT101 – Introduction to Mathematics

Foundation Studies

  • Successful completion of Foundation Studies at a recognised Higher Education Provider.

VET Qualification

  • Successful completion of vocation qualification (AQF Level 4) or higher, in Information and Communications Technology. 

If your country is not listed below, please refer to the following entry requirements:

International Baccalaureate Certificate

  • Minimum Score of 24

General Certificate of Education (GCE A-Levels)

  • Minimum score of 5 from either 1 Advanced Level plus 2 AS Levels subjects, or 2 Advanced Levels plus 1 AS Level subjects.

Cambridge International, Edexcel, or OxfordAQA

  • GCE A-Level (2-Passes)

Successful completion of:

  • Secondary education (General cycle), or;
  • Secondary education
    (Technical cycle)

Successful completion of Reifeprufungszeugnis (Tertiary Maturity Examination Certificate), with a grade average of 4.5 in the final year results.

Successful completion of one year of tertiary study or a recognised completed diploma from a recognised tertiary or higher education institution.

Successful completion of Higher Secondary Certificate (Year 12) or equivalent.

  • Minimum 65% results in best of four academic subjects (excluding any local languages) with overall 60% or First Division results.

Flemish speaking community:

A minimum overall grade of 13/20 or 65% or higher from one of the following:

  • Diploma van Secundair Onderwijs
  • Diploma van de Hogere Secundaire Technische School

German speaking community:

A minimum overall grade of 13/20 or 65% or higher from one of the following:

  • Abschlusszeugnis der Oberstufe des Sekundarunterrichts

French speaking community:

A minimum overall grade of 13/20 or 65% or higher from one of the following:

  • Diplôme d’Aptitude à Accéder à l’Enseignement Supérieur
  • Certificat d’Enseignement Secondaire Supérieur (Awarded after six years of study)

Bhutan Higher Secondary Education Certificate (BHSEC).

  • Minimum 65% results in best of four academic subjects (excluding any local languages) with overall 60% or First Division results.

A grade average of 70% in one of the following courses:

  • Diploma de Ensino Medio
  • Diploma de Tecnico de Nivel Medio. 

GCE A Levels or equivalent with a minimum score of 5.

Successful completion of a Botswana General Certificate of Secondary Education (BGCSE), with a credit in at least six subjects in BGCSE or equivalent. These subjects must include a minimum of Pass (D) in English.

Successful completion of one of the following with a minimum overall grade of 4.5 dobur (good): 

  • A Diploma of Completed Secondary Education (Diploma za Zavursheno Sredno Obrazovanie / Дипломи за завършено средно образование)
  • A Diploma of Completed Specialised Secondary Education (Diploma za Sredno Spetzialno Obrazovanie / Диплома за cредно специално образовaние)
  • With Professional Certificate (Svidetelstvo za Profesionalna Kvalifikacia / Свидетелство за професионална квалификация)

General High School Diploma

  • Grade average of 60% in the final year of results
  • Specific requirements may vary according to province.

Ontario:

  • Average of 4 best Academic Courses.

Successful completion of one of the following, with a minimum overall score of 65%:

  • National College Entrance Exam (Gao Kao)
  • One year of tertiary study

Successful completion of Grado de Bachiller.

Successful completion of one of the following, with a grade average of 70:

  • Bachiller
  • Bachillero
  • Bachillerato 

Successful completion of the following, with a minimum overall grade of 3 (Dobrý) or better:

  • Vysvedceni o maturitni zhousce

Successful completion of the following, with a grade average of 4.9 in the final year:

  • Studentereksamen (stx)
  • Hojere Forberedelseseksamen (hf)

Successful completion of Secondary Education

Successful completion of:

  • Fiji Year 13 Certificate Examination (previously known at Fiji 7th Form Certificate) with a grade average of 56% in the best four subjects.

Successful completion of:

  • French Baccalaureat

Successful completion of the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE), with a minimum score of 15, made up of the best 5 subjects with a minimum of 2 Core Subjects – all at Level 3 or above, and excluding any Category B Subjects.

Successful completion of:

  • Erettsegi

Successful completion of Higher Secondary Certificate (Year-12) OR equivalent, with a minimum 65% results in best of four academic subjects (excluding any local languages) with overall 60% or First Division results.

Successful completion of: 

  • High School Certificate of Graduation with a grade average of 75 in the best 5 subjects.
    (Surat Keterangan Hasil Ujian Nasional / SKHUN) (previously Surat Tanda Kelulusan / STK)

Successful completion of BOTH with a minimum GPA of 12/20:

  • High School Diploma
  • Pre-University Certificate (Peeshdaneshgahe)

Successful completion of Year 13 with an average of 70% with one of the following:

  • Diploma Liceale
  • Diploma di istruzione tecnica 
  • Diploma di istruzione professionale

Successful completion of:

  • Kenyan Certificate of Secondary Education, with completion of 7 subjects (excluding Kiswahili) in 1st division and with a minimum grade of B. 

Successful completion of one year of tertiary study at a recognised tertiary or higher education institution.

Japanese Upper Secondary School Certificate or Graduation, with an average score of 3.6, consisting of academic subjects including fails (excluding subjects: Health and Physical Education, Home Economics, Life and Career, and Comprehensive Education), as shown on the final transcripts. 

Successful completion of one of the following:

  • Svidetel’stvo Srednem Obrazovanii
  • Attestat ob okonchanii polnoj srednej shkoly
  • Attestat Zrelosti

GCE A levels or equivalent, with a minimum score of 5. 

Successful completion of one of the following:

  • Malaysian Matriculation Programme (MMP or Matrikulasi)
  • Unified Examination Certificate (UEC), with a minimum average of B4 from the best 5 academic subjects
  • Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM), with a minimum grade of C (2.0) in the best 5 subjects (excluding English)

GCE A levels or equivalent, with a minimum score of 5. 

Successful completion of Secondary School Leaving Certificate (Certificado de Habilitações Literarias) plus completion of a recognised foundation programme.

GCE A levels or equivalent, with a minimum score of 5. 

Succesful completion of NEB Higher Secondary School Certificate (Year-12) or equivalent, with a minimum 65% or 2.61 GPA in best of four academic subjects (excluding any local languages) with overall 60% or First Division results.

Successful completion of Higher Secondary Certificate (Year-12) OR equivalent, with a minimum 65% results in best of four academic subjects (excluding any local languages) with overall 60% or First Division results.

Successful completion of Year 11 (Secundaria / Education Secundaria), plus successful completion of a Technical Diploma, or entrance to University.

Successful completion of one year of tertiary study or a recognised completed Diploma at a recognised tertiary or higher education institution.

Successful completion of Swiadectwo Dojrzalosci Liceum Oglnoksztalcacego / Certificat of Matriculation of the General Lyceum.

Successful completion of Diplomă de Bacalaureat, with a grade average of 7/10 in final year results or higher.

Successful completion of Attestat o Srednem Polnom Obshchem Obrazovanii.

Successful completion of Singapore Cambridge GCE A-Level with a minimum score of 5.

Successful completion of Vysvedcenie o maturitnej skuske

Successful completion of Curso de Orientaion universitaria / Titulo de Bachillerato

Successful completion of South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) confirming minimum requirements for admission to a Bachelors degree, including an average of 60% in the best six subjects in final year (excluding the subject Life Orientation). 

Successful completion of one year of tertiary study or a recognised completed Diploma at a recognised tertiary or higher education institution.

Successful completion of Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate for Adult Learners (Fullstandigt Slutbetyg fran Gymnasieskola Slutbetyg Fran Komvux), with a minimum overall average of 12 for all subjects. 

 

Successful completion of one of the following:

  • Federal Maturity Certificate Maturitatszeugnis (German) 
  • Certificat de Maturite (French)
  • Baccalaureat, Attestato di Maturita (Italian)
  • Cantolan Maturity Certificate – Kantonale Maturitat (German)
  • Maturite Cantonale (French)
  • Maturita Cantonale (Italian)

Successful completion of one year of tertiary study at a recognised tertiary or higher education institution.

Upper Secondary School (Matayom 6 or Certificate in Vocational School)

Successful completion of high school diploma (título de bachiller)

Successful completion of one of the following:

  • Diploma of General Education
  • Vocational Education Graduation Diploma
  • Vocational Training Diploma

GCE A Levels: Admission is based on results in up to four Advanced Level subjects in the General Certificate of Education (GCE) comparable qualifications. OR completion of Cambridge Pre-University Diploma

Certificate of completed general secondary education (svidotstvo pro zdobuttia povnoi zagalnoi serednoi osvity)

Successful completion of one of the following:

  • High School Diploma plus ACT, with an overall score of 24, with no individual score below 20
  • USA Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations Program, with an overall minimum score of 2 AP subjects with 7 points or higher
  • High School Graduate Diploma plus SAT, with an overall minimum score of either 1500/2400 – with a minimum score of 460 in Maths, Critical Reading and Writing sections (Before March 2016), or a minimum score of 1090/1600, with a minimum score of 510 in Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, and a minimum score of 500 in Math (After March 2016)

GCE A levels or equivalent, with a minimum score of 5. 

Zimbabwe General Certificate of Education at Advanced Levels (A Levels) with an overall score of 2 passes, or an International Baccalaureate Diploma

English Proficiency Requirements

Applicants from countries where English is not their first langauge, are required to provide evidence of their English Proficiency through one of the following approved English Language Proficiency Tests.

IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

  • Minimum overall score of 6.0, with no individual band score less than 5.5.

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

  • Minimum overall score of 64 (Internet-Based), and a minimum score of 17 in each section. 

PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English)

  • Minimum overall score of 50-57 (with no individual band less than 50).

Cambridge English

  • Minimum overall score of 180, with each component score no less than 180

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