Places in all courses are allocated in order of receipt, so please ensure you send in your application as early as possible to secure your place. Where courses are at capacity, you may request to be placed on a waitlist.
The admission criteria below applies to all courses of study:
a) satisfy the admission criteria most relevant to their circumstances
b) satisfy any course specific admission criteria relevant to their chosen course
c) meet the published English Language Proficiency Requirements for their course of interest
d) be at least 18 years of age at course commencement
e) participate in short informal interview
Ikon has a range of admission pathways available to students of all circumstances and academic backgrounds.
The admission pathways are categorised into four groups. Each Applicant Group is described in the Student Selection and Admissions Policy. You should choose the group most relevant to your circumstances and academic background.
If you have any questions about the best applicant group for your circumstances, please contact a Course Advisor at:
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
RPL is a process whereby knowledge and skills you already have may be recognised, irrespective of where or how they were acquired.
Applications for RPL must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that the RPL assessment process takes up to 4 weeks from receipt of payment for the RPL application.
Click the download button to access RPL application forms and all applications can then be sent directly to email@example.com.
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1 – Check the admission criteria for your course of interest to determine the best admission pathway for your circumstances.
2 – Apply online here.
3 – Complete your pre-interview questionnaire. Admissions will send an email with a link to the questionnaire.
4 – Next you will receive an email from the Admissions Team confirming your interview time. Applicants who do not attend an interview may not be accepted.
5 – After your interview, your application will be assessed against the admission criteria for your intended course.
If you are an international student, please click here.