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.

2019 key dates

  Semester 1, 2019 Semester 2, 2019
International student check-in 18 - 24 February
15 - 19 July
Last day for enrolments  
 25 February 22 July 
Orientation   25 February - 3 March 22 - 26 July
Classes commence 
 4 March 29 July 
Census date
 29 March (end of week four) 23 August (end of week four) 
 Mid-semester break 
19 - 26 March 30 September - 4 October
Last withdrawal without fail date   3 May (end of week eight) 20 September (end of week eight) 
Classes end 
 31 May (7 June for Bachelor of Engineering Technology)  25 October (1 November for Bachelor of Engineering Technology)
Study break 
 3 June (10 June for Bachelor of Engineering Technology)  28 October (4 November for Bachelor of Engineering Technology)
Exam period   11 - 28 June 4 - 22 November
Last day of results release 
 15 July 9 December 
Special exam period   22 - 26 July  16 - 20 December

 

2019 public holidays

New Year's Day 1 January
 Australia Day 28 January (day in lieu)
 Labour Day 11 March 
 Good Friday/Easter Monday 19/22 April 
ANZAC Day 25 April

Queen's Birthday

10 June
Friday before AFL Grand Final 27 September (TBC)
Melbourne Cup 5 November
Christmas and Boxing Day 25 and 26 December

2020 

2020 key dates

Semester 1, 2020 Semester 2, 2020
International student check-in 17 - 21 February
13 - 17 July
Last day for enrolments
24 February 20 July
Orientation 24 - 28 February 20 - 24 July
Classes commence
2 March 27 July
Census date
27 March (end of week four) 21 August (end of week four)
Mid-semester break
10 - 17 April 28 September - 2 October
Last withdrawal without fail date 1 May (end of week eight) 17 September (end of week eight)
Classes end
29 May (5 June for Bachelor of Engineering Technology) 23 October (30 October for Bachelor of Engineering Technology)
Study break
1 June (8 June for Bachelor of Engineering Technology) 26 October (3 November for Bachelor of Engineering Technology)
Exam period 5 - 26 June 30 October - 20 November
Last day of results release
13 July 7 December
Special exam period 20 - 24 July 14 - 18 December

 

2020 public holidays

New Year's Day 1 January
Australia Day 27 January
Labour Day 9 March
Good Friday/Easter Monday 10/13 April
ANZAC Day 25 April
Queen's Birthday 8 June
Friday before AFL Grand Final TBC
Melbourne Cup 3 November
Christmas 25 December
Boxing Day (in lieu) 28 December
 

Open days and campus visits

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