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Handbook 2013

Higher Degree by Research Important Dates

Please be aware that these dates are subject to change and may, as a result, be updated.

Event Date
University opens for 2013 Friday 4 January
Australia Day - University closed (in lier of 26 Jan)
Monday 28 January
Labour Day - University remains open Monday 11 March
Good Friday - University closed Friday 29 March
Easter Monday - University closed Monday 1 April
Easeter Tuesday - University closed Tuesday 2 April
ANZAC Day public holiday - University closed  
Tuesday 25 April
Queen's Birthday - University remains open Monday 10 June
Melbourne Cup Day - University remains open Tuesday 5 November
University holiday - University closed
Tuesday 24 December
University opens for 2014 Friday 3 January 2014

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Research Census Dates

Teaching Period   Census Date
Quarter 1 Sunday 31 March
Quarter 2 Sunday 30 June
Quarter 3 Monday 30 September
Quarter 4 Tuesday 31 December

The census date is the date which international research students must have paid their tuition fees in full by.  For further information visit the Fees and invoices website.


Scholarship application deadlines

Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and New Zealand citizens
    Applications open - 1 May 2013
    Applications close - 31 October 2013

International students
    Applications open - 1 February 2013
    Applications close - 31 July 2013

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26th November 2012