Applying for Postgraduate Study

2. Entry Requirements


At a glance: Admission into our postgradaute degree programs require the completion of a AQF Level 7 Bachelors degree or completion of a AQF Level 8 or above postgraduate qualification. Please read below for entry requirements in greater detail. 

Applicants with Tertiary Education: 

For entry into our Master of Arts

Completion of a AQF Level 7 Bachelors degree or completion of a AQF Level 8 or above postgraduate qualification (a completed postgraduate certificate with a credit average overall) is required. This qualification can be in any field of study, and does not need to be within the fields of Theology or Ministry.

For entry into our Master of Theology

Completion of a ministry or theology undergraduate or postgraduate degree, or equivalent.

Additional Information: 


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People

A student’s admission requirements may be reconsidered on educational disadvantage grounds if the applicant is of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, and where the normal HSC entry path has not been followed. These pathways are evaluated on a case-by-case basis by the Program Director, with the recommendation then tabled for approval to the Admissions Committee.

Computer Literacy and Internet Access

Hillsong College students require access to computer and internet facilities, as written assessments are submitted online in typescript, with most assessments requiring database and internet research.

If you are unsure about anything – or if you need more information to help you with your decision, please contact us. Our team is standing by on live chat, or you can email us at [email protected]

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