Australian/New Zealand Applicant
To be eligible to apply directly to CQUniversity you must meet all of the following criteria:

  • You are an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Citizen.
  • You are not currently attending school.
  • You are not wishing to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning.
  • You are not wishing to apply for an Apprenticeship or Traineeship.

Recognition of Prior Learning
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is an assessment process of an individual’s previously obtained skills and knowledge that has been achieved outside the formal education and training system.

To be eligible to apply for RPL you will need to meet the following criteria:
  • A person needs to be currently working in the industry they are requesting RPL for, or have worked in the industry in the recent past (within the last 12 to 18 months)
  • Be prepared to discuss your experience with your assessor.
  • Provide documented evidence in support of your skills and knowledge.
  • Supply third-party information (Supervisor/employer) who will be contacted by our assessor for verification of your experience.