Future students

Explore our range of events and resources and discover how you can join Murdoch's extraordinary community of free-thinking students and academics.

If you're considering your first degree as a high school leaver or mature age student, you will be applying for an undergraduate degree (also known as a bachelor's degree). We offer a range of events and resources to help you understand how to get into Murdoch and what courses we offer.

We also offer events for parents and family members and teachers and career advisors to help you guide students through the transition to university.

Explore all our events for future students at murdoch.edu.au/events.


  • Open Nights

    Whether you've always known what you'd like to do, or still not sure, don't worry. Our Open Nights will help you to find the best course and career pathway for you. This is your chance to talk to industry-leading academics and meet current and past Murdoch students while taking in the campus atmosphere and enjoying refreshments on us. The more you learn about uni now, the more options you'll have when it comes to making your decision later.

    Learn more about Open Nights and all other future student events at murdoch.edu.au/events.

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  • Admission Events

    Attend one of our free admission events and no matter what your circumstances are, you'll find a pathway to study at Murdoch.

    Learn more about admission events and all other future student events at murdoch.edu.au/events.

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  • A Day in the Life

    Experience life as a Murdoch student through our popular A Day in The Life series. Pick classes for the day and attend workshops, lectures and labs with potential new classmates. You will experience a taste of everything Murdoch has to offer, from our world class facilities to our green and vibrant campus.

    A Day in the Life runs in the April school holidays for Year 11 and 12 students and the September school holidays for Year 9 and 10 students. It's free, but places are limited, so please register early to secure your place.

    Learn more about A Day in the Life and all other future student events at murdoch.edu.au/events.

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  • Open Day

    Come along to our annual Open Day to explore where your thinking can take you. Choose from hundreds of activities to find out more about studying at Murdoch. Get advice from our friendly students and staff, attend course talks, take tours, watch performances, and soak up the campus atmosphere with free entertainment.

    Find out more about Open Day

  • Campus tours and appointments

    Take a tour of campus, or get advice on careers and our admission process by booking a one-on-one appointment with a future students' specialist. 

    Email us or phone 1300 687 3624 to make an appointment.

    Please include the following information in your request:

    • Your citizenship status 
    • Your preferred dates and times of appointment 
    • Your telephone number and email address
    • A brief overview of your previous studies and interest areas
  • Horizons Summer School

    If you're starting Year 12 next year, our three-week Horizons Summer School will help you maximise your Year 12 results and kick-start your university degree. As part of the program, you'll participate in lectures, workshops and labs, giving you the unique opportunity to experience university life while still at school. You'll work in small groups to address real-world problems under the guidance of internationally renowned lecturers and academics, together with mentoring from experienced Murdoch students.

    On completion of Murdoch Horizons Summer School, you'll receive a certificate and three points of credit towards a Murdoch degree, which is the equivalent of one subject or unit.

    Save the dates: 6 - 24 January, 2020. Full details for Horizons Summer School 2020 will be available here later in the year.

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Discover our resources to help you navigate the university admissions process and find the right course.

Mini Guide to Murdoch

This is a printed quick reference guide that lists our courses along with their respective Selection Rank admission pathway entry requirements. Download the PDF or email us for a printed copy.



If you would like to explore our range of scholarships visit our undergraduate scholarships page.

International students

If you are an international student looking to study in Australia at our university visit our section for international students and explore your options, understand how to apply, and discover what courses we offer.

Explore our international students section