Application and Enrolment Process

The application process at SAE is simple and easy.

How to Apply and Enrol


To apply for any course at SAE, all you need to do is fill out our online application form. If you need assistance or are unsure of which course or study pathway is right for you fill out our enquiry form and we’ll get in touch. For information on our entry requirements please click here.

Australian Applicants

To get started on your application, follow the link below.



All Applicants

Queensland Applicants - Australian and New Zealand citizens or those with a current permanent resident visa, who wish to apply for the February, May and September intakes for a Bachelor Degree or Diploma at the Brisbane Campus- may apply through QTAC.

Victoria Applicants - Domestic and International applicants wishing to apply for the May or September intakes in a Bachelor Degree, Associate Degree or Diploma at the Melbourne Campus, please apply through directly to SAE via Apply Now

Domestic and International applicants wishing to apply for the February intake who are currently completing year 12, or applicants who do not have a Certificate IV qualification or above, are required to apply via VTAC. All other applicants may apply directly to SAE via Apply Now

New South Wales Applicants - Applicants wishing to apply for Bachelor Degree or Diploma for the February, May and September intakes at either Byron Bay or Sydney Campus, please apply through UAC

SAE participates in the UAC Schools Recommendation Scheme that enables schools to recommend (based on academic merit and achievement) current Year 12 students who are UAC participants, for early offers of degree applications. Applications are processed centrally by UAC, with entry interviews conducted by SAE during the months of August through to November 2018. For more information regarding the scheme and how to apply please visit the SRS webpage here. 

Western Australia and South Australia Applicants- please apply direct through SAE via Apply Now.

Postgraduate Applicants - Can apply direct through SAE via Apply Now.




Applicants who are eligible for direct entry will receive a Letter of Offer from our National Admissions team. Eligible applicants who apply via VTAC, QTAC or UAC may receive an offer in their offer rounds.
To accept your offer, you are required to provide SAE with the following documents: 

  1. Student Enrolment Form
  2. A copy of your current Australian passport OR Citizenship/ Birth Certificate & Photo ID e.g. drivers licence or Keypass
  3. A copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (or highest educational qualification). 

PLEASE NOTE: At any time, you should be willing and able to provide original documents or original certified copies of supporting documentation. Failure to do so may result in your application being rejected. Requests for the provision of original or certified documentation may also involve asking the relevant tertiary admissions centres, issuing authorities or other relevant organisations for verification. For documents submitted in a language other than English, an English translation must be provided by an accredited translator with a Government body or authorised personnel of the issuing institution.

Once you have returned the above documents in full, you will receive a Confirmation of Enrolment. This means we are officially holding your place. Freecall 1800 SAE EDU for assistance in the application and enrolment process.


For further details on: