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Frequently Asked Questions

Does Canning College offer scholarships?

A range of Western Australian government Department of Education and Training academic awards are offered to top students entering the Foundation or Year 12 WACE programs. Scholarships are also available for entry into the Certificate IV in Higher Education Preparation Studies (Commerce Stream) and Diploma of Commerce programs. For more information please click here.

What is the difference between the January, April and August intakes for the WA Universities' Foundation Program (WAUFP)?

January Entry: This is a standard one year program that is completed in November. Results and confirmed university offers are issued by mid December. Students commence university at year one level the following February.
April Entry: Accelerated seven month that is completed in November. Results and confirmed university offers are issued by mid December. Students commence university at year one level the following February.
August Entry: This is a standard one year program that is completed in the following May. Results and confirmed university offers are issued by mid June. Students commence university at year one level in July.

Are Canning College courses linked to any university?

Yes. Eligible students can link the Canning College WAUFP component with the preferred university and course under Streamline Visa Processing arrangements which Canning College has with The University of Western Australia, Curtin University, Murdoch University and Edith Cowan University.

Does Canning College accept forecast results?

This is applicable for student applications from countries such as Malaysia and Singapore, where forecast results are attainable prior to the release of actual results. For students from other countries, where applicable, the trial or preliminary exam results may also be accepted. Canning College will issue conditional offers for these students and when the actual results are released and are deemed to satisfy the course entry requirements, a revised letter of offer will be issued.

What accommodation options are available?

Accommodation options are provided based on students' age at the time of enrolment (i.e. under or over 18 years of age), and teh dedicated accommodation staff at Canning College's International Office will assist with this. As Canning College enrols a number of under 18 students each year, it is important that the accommodation arrangements comply with the requirements of the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP). Further information about accommodation options are available here.

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