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Admissions information for domestic students
Master in Counselling


Entry requirements

Minimum entrance requirements

An approved three-year bachelors degree with a credit average in the final year or have qualifications or experience that the faculty considers to be equivalent to, or a satisfactory substitute for, the above.

Advanced standing:

Credit may be granted for the first two units of this program whereby students may achieve the master's degree by completing four units in one year. Students applying for advanced standing must demonstrate the equivalent of an approved 4th year qualification completed at Monash University or at another tertiary Institution, including overseas universities.

Advanced standing may also be granted for nonacademic work. Applicants who meet the minimum entry requirements and who can provide evidence of a minimum of two years full-time relevant work experience will be granted credit for the first two units.

Applicants should also meet the faculty's English Language Requirements.

Extra requirements

All applicants must submit a Master in Counselling Professional Referee Report Form. For more information please visit the How to apply for a Postgraduate course webpage.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.


Semester one (March)

Apply directly to Monash

Semester two (July)

This course is not available for Second Semester (July) entry.