Entry requirements

The entry requirements and standards that are currently approved by the Science Board of Studies are:

For Bachelor of Science (Honours):

  • Successful completion of a Bachelor of Science (or equivalent) with at least distinction average (70 percent) in 24 points of level three units (or equivalent) in the intended honours discipline.
  • The level three units upon which admission to the Honours program is based must have been completed no more than five years prior to commencement of the course.
  • Double degree students: Applicants who are enrolled in a Monash double degree course and who have not yet completed the requirements for the two degrees, may be eligible to enrol in this honours program once they have completed 144 points of study, including all requirements for the Bachelor of Science component.

In addition, the Monash University minimum English language requirements for undergraduate students also apply to the Science Honours program.

Please refer to the Honours Policies and Procedures guidelines. These guidelines cover policies and procedures, and provide details of good practice and specific information on matters including period of candidature and enrolment, intermission and special consideration.