Degrees and subjects

We give you access to 1,100+ degrees and 2,670+  subjects from leading Australian universities—and help you find the right course for you.

Two types of study

At Open Universities Australia, we have hundreds of online degrees and subjects from universities across Australia—all in one place. We help you choose what you want to study, which uni you want to study with, and how to fit your study around your busy life.

With two types of study, we’ll find something that works for you:

  • Degrees: from Diplomas right through to Masters degrees.
  • Subjects: both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.


Study online, anywhere, anytime and graduate with the same qualification that on-campus students receive.
Explore over 1,100 accredited undergraduate and postgraduate online degrees.

Complete your online application and our quick approval process will get you going in your studies faster.

Leading unis all in the one place

Explore Australia's only higher education marketplace and choose from some of the best Australian unis.

Flexible study load

Study online at your own pace, when and how it suits you. If your circumstances change, so can your study load.

Customise your degree

Select elective subjects from multiple universities and graduate with the uni you studied with most.

Fast-track your progression

Multiple study terms mean you’re not stuck to an on-campus timetable. Get to graduation as fast as your circumstances allow.

Online application, quick approval

Streamline your first step with our online application process. We'll help you get the right funding in place.

Secure path to graduation

Once you’ve formally entered your degree you can lock in your path to graduation with protection against degree changes and all your tuition fees are capped.

Government funding

Access student loans from the Australian Government through HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP.


Single subjects

We make studying at university level accessible to everyone by offering single subjects with full government funding (subject to eligibility).

Try studying a particular area to see if online study suits you, or upskill in a subject that you’re interested in.

Regardless of your previous education we can get you started with our online enrolment.

Leading unis all in the one place

Choose from a broad range of single subjects from leading Australian unis, and study online when and how it suits you.

Instant approval

With no entry requirements for most undergraduate subjects, choose your subject and enrol to start studying.

Give it a try

Try a single subject without committing to a full degree. Get credit for your success if you go onto a full degree.

Skills boost

Boost your existing skills, or refresh your knowledge for work, life, or because you love learning!

Take study for a test drive

Study for a couple of weeks, and if you decide it’s not for you, withdraw before census with a refund.

Fast track your study

Already on campus? We offer multiple study terms so you can get to graduation quicker or study subjects you’ve missed.

Take a gap year while studying

Start uni while travelling or working from anywhere in the world and get credit when you return home and start uni on-campus.

Get a head start

Planning to study on-campus when you leave school? Get ahead and enrol from 16, or even earlier with permission.

We're here to guide you there

Our student advisors can assist you with enrolment, help you plan your studies, and answer questions about how studying through Open Universities Australia can get you from where you are today, to where you want to be tomorrow.

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