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Certificate IV University Access Program

University entry pathway

Ready in one semester.

The Certificate IV in University Access Program is a one semester program designed to prepare international students for university studies.

CRICOS Course Code 0101825.

Training Accreditation Council 52835WA.


Certificate IV in University Access Program.


Entry is available in January and July each year. The standard academic program goes for 20 weeks.


Successful completion will provide a pathway to the Diploma of Commerce at Canning College or entry into some degree programs at Curtin University and Murdoch University. This qualification is equivalent to a 70 Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR).


Learning assistance in Mathematics and English Communications is available through the Canning College Learning Centre. There is usually a two-week vacation period between each 10-week tuition period, and examinations are held in the last week of each 10-week term.


Students are required to have an English standard approximately equal to IELTS 5.5 (no band less than 5.0). Students must also have satisfactory completion of Year 11 studies or equivalent.


  • February Entry 2023: AUD$14,739 plus Overseas Student Health Cover*
  • July Entry 2023: AUD$14,739 plus Overseas Student Health Cover*

* OSHC — BUPA Overseas Student Health Cover. This is a compulsory medical cover for international students, as required by the Department of Home Affairs. The price varies according to the length of the program.