Chisholm higher education has two study periods per year. You are able to apply and enrol in your course before the beginning of any study period. 

2021 key dates

Semester 1, 2021 Semester 2, 2021
International student check-in 15-19 February
12-16 July
Last day for enrolments
24 February 19 July
Orientation 22-26 February 19-23 July
Classes commence
1 March 26 July
Census date
7 April 1 September
Mid-semester break
2-9 April 27 September - 1 October
Last withdrawal without fail date 14 May (end of week ten) 8 October (end of week ten)
Classes end
04 June 29 October
Study break
7-11 June (Bachelor of Engineering Technology) 1-5 November (Bachelor of Engineering Technology)
Exam period 15-25 June (Bachelor of Engineering Technology) 8-19 November (Bachelor of Engineering Technology)
Last day of results release
12 July 6 December
Special exam period 19-25 July 13-17 December


2021 public holidays

New Year's Day 1 January
Australia Day 26 January
Labour Day 8 March
Good Friday/Easter Monday 2/5 April
ANZAC Day 25 April
Queen's Birthday 14 June
Friday before AFL Grand Final 24 September
Melbourne Cup 2 November
Christmas Day (and day in lieu) 25 and 27 December
Boxing Day (and day in lieu) 26 and 28 December

Open days and campus visits

Chisholm holds regular Open Nights. Find out more about the Open Nights.