Bonus points

Bonus points

No matter who you are, we have three bonus point options that can help you get into your dream degree.

Bonus points are added to your ATAR and allow you to be considered for courses above your official ATAR.

  • Bonus Points Rural Bonus Scheme

    Rural Bonus Scheme

    If you're from rural and regional Australia you can also apply for bonus points

  • Bonus Points Elite Athletes

    Athletes and performers

    Elite athletes and performers may be eligible for bonus points or scholarships

  • Big History scheme

    Big History Scheme

    If you have received the certificate of completion for the Big History: Connecting Knowledge MOOC

Combine your bonus points

You can receive a maximum of 10 bonus points combined across the three schemes, apart from the following degrees for which you can receive a maximum of six bonus points:

  • Bachelor of Actuarial Studies and its double degrees
  • Bachelor of Laws and its double degrees
  • Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) and its double degrees
  • Bachelor of Advanced Science
  • Bachelor of Clinical Science.
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