Change of Course

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At CQUniversity, we want you to have the flexibility to find the perfect course to suit your career goals. So, if you’ve decided that the course you’re enrolled in isn’t for you, you can change your course.

As a current student, you may be eligible to apply direct to CQU to change your course. Plus, you could earn credit or advanced standing depending on the units you’ve successfully completed.

Change of course checklist

If you’re thinking about changing your course, the following checklist will help ensure you can apply direct to change your course.

How to apply

If you’re ready to change your course, follow these steps.

Check you meet the entry and study requirements and pre-requisites for the course you would like to change to. You can view these on our course webpages.

Check the important application dates, as you will need to submit your application before the relevant deadlines.

Ensure you have your USI number to include in your application. If you do not have a USI, you can get one via the USI government website.

As a previous CQU student, you can apply directly to CQU via our online application portal.

Either log in to our online application portal, and search for the relevant course and intake you’d like to readmit to. Or, use the Apply Direct link within the How to Apply section of the relevant course web page.

Follow the prompts from there.

Credit for prior learning

You may be eligible to fast-track your studies and apply for credit or recognition of prior learning based on your previous study or work experience. For TAFE and Uni courses.