The Faculty offers two different types of Diploma programs: Concurrent diplomas for all UQ undergraduate students; and the graduate entry Diploma of Arts.

Concurrent diplomas

The Concurrent Diplomas for all UQ undergraduate students that can be undertaken alongside your bachelor degree give you the unique opportunity to add another dimension to your UQ experience. You can learn or progress a second language (nine languages available), participate in musical ensembles, or add a global dimension to your studies.

The two Diplomas we offer are:

Study pattern

You can opt to undertake the Diploma over an accelerated period, or spread the load across the duration of your bachelor degree. All Diplomas comprise 16 units of study and are available to pick up either in Semester 1 or 2.

How to enrol

If you are enrolled in an undergraduate degree at UQ, and meet the specific entry requirements for your chosen Diploma, you can apply now through MySI-net.

  • Log in to MySI-net

  • Select Programs in the left-hand side drop down menu
  • Select Undergraduate Diploma Request from the menu options
  • Complete the request form
Diploma of Arts

The Diploma of Arts is a graduate-entry only, Commonwealth-supported program available to graduates of a Bachelor program in any field of study. Students enrolling in the Diploma are required to complete one major or two minors. Upon completion and subject to satisfactory performance and entry requirements, this program may enable students eligibility for entry into Honours, to postgraduate coursework and, via Honours, entry to research postgraduate study.

You must apply through QTAC for admission to the Diploma of Arts. 

Go to your specific program advice for the Diploma of Arts (Graduate-Entry).