Before You Apply

Ready to commence your study? Here is key information to prepare you for enrolment.

Did you know that we offer more clinical and practical hours than many providers? This means there are few additional requirements that you will need to review before completing your online application. The information below will guide you through the key policies related to study at the college to make sure you are fully prepared for your study journey.

Entry Requirements

Endeavour is a direct entry institution.

The entry requirements:

  • Year 12 or equivalent (OP/ATAR score not required)*
  • Mature age students without year 12 equivalent may be admitted based on relevant educational history*
  • English language proficiency equivalent to a 6.5 or 7.0 IELTS result is required (dependent on course)
  • Applicants aged under 18 years at the time of application must turn 18 in their first enrolled semester of study or within 6 months of acceptance into the course.
  • Attend enrolment interview via phone, face to face or via skype

* Supporting educational documentation will be required.

Please refer to the relevant Admissions Policy Admissions Policy - Undergraduate - Higher Education

Working with Children

All students enrolling in a course that has a clinic component must be able to obtain a valid WWCC Check (or equivalent) prior to undertaking any pre-clinical, work integrated learning or client-based clinical/practicum components of their qualifications.

Working with children checks policy

First Aid Certificate

All students enrolling in a course that has a clinic component must be able to obtain a valid First Aid Certificate prior to undertaking any pre-clinical, work integrated learning or client-based clinical/practicum components of their qualifications.

Infection Control Policy

All on campus students are required to comply with the Infection Control precautions as outlined in the policy.

Notifiable diseases and infection control policy

Inherent Course Requirements

To assist you understand what is required from you as a student studying in each degree, we have identified Inherent Course Requirements and encourage you to read these requirements and identify with your enrolment adviser if you would like to discuss these further during your enrolment interview.

Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture)
Bachelor of Health Science (Myotherapy)
Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy)
Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional and Dietetic Medicine)
Bachelor of Complementary Medicine

Reasonable Adjustment Policy

Reasonable adjustments may be made to accommodate a student with disability or special needs and reduce the impact of a disability or special need on a student’s academic success. Students with a disability or special need will discuss any potential need for reasonable adjustments with the Access and Equity Officer upon disclosure and registration with the Access and Equity Program.

Reasonable adjustment policy

Intake and Census Dates

Each subject you enrol in will have an official start and census date which can be located on the relevant yearly college calendars.

On campus calendar - 2019
On Campus calendar - 2020
Online calendar - 2019
Online calendar - 2020

Fees and Payments

Endeavour offers a range of flexible and affordable payment options.

Fee schedule - Bachelor and Honours degrees

View the fees for our Bachelor and Honours Degrees

2019 Tuition Fee Schedule - Domestic students

2020 Tuition Fee Schedule - Domestic Students

Fee schedule - Non Award study

View the fees for our Non Award subjects

2020 Non Award subject list - Domestic students


Australian citizens, some New Zealand citizens and holders of permanent Humanitarian Visas are eligible for FEE-HELP.

A certified copy (eg. Viewed & signed by a Justice of the Peace or similar) of ONE of the following documents to confirm Citizenship MUST be provided, prior to enrolment, when applying for FEE-HELP:

  • Birth Certificate (full or extract)
  • Passport
  • Citizenship Certificate
  • Movements Record (NZ Citizens only)
  • Visa

You will be able to apply for FEE HELP through your Student Portal once you have finalised your enrolment by completing your e-caf (online FEE HELP application form). This must be completed prior to your start date.

More information on FEE-HELP and payment options is available here.

Self funding

You may prefer to self-fund your study and will be invoiced at the commencement of your first teaching period and required to pay for your subjects prior to your census date. Payment can be made via your student portal. Please refer to the Fees policy for more information.

Policies and Procedures

Academic progression policy

Your progression through to graduation will be dependent on you committing to re-enrol in the correct sequence of subjects each year and successful completion of all relevant subjects as listed in the course structure.

Academic progression policy

Course & subject viability policy

The College has multiple intakes of subjects throughout the year. In some instances, it may be necessary to cancel an intake for a course for viability reasons prior to the next teaching period.

Course & subject viability policy

Deferral, withdrawal and course variation policy

For those students who cannot actively engage in their studies in a particular subject or course, or wish not to continue their studies the College provides the options or deferrals and withdrawals.

Deferral, withdrawal and course variation policy

English proficiency policy

All students with English as an additional language may be required to show evidence of English language proficiency to a certain level depending on the degree.

Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture) and postgraduate degrees at Endeavour College of Natural Health

  • IELTS 7.0 (overall score; no sub-score less than 7.0)
  • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE 185-190, no subscore less than 176)
  • Pearson (PTE) Academic Score of 65 (overall score, with a communicative skills score in writing 58 or above)
  • Internet Based (iBT) TOEFL score of 100 (with a minimum of 24 or above in writing

All other Bachelor degrees at Endeavour College of Natural Health

  • IELTS 6.5 (overall score; no sub-score less than 6.0)
  • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE 176-184)
  • Pearson (PTE) Academic Score of 59 (overall score)
  • Internet Based (iBT) TOEFL score of 90

VET Diploma Courses

  • IELTS 6.0 (overall score)
  • Cambridge English: First (FCE 169-175)
  • Pearson (PTE) Academic Score of 52 (overall score)
  • Paper based (PBT) TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score of 537
  • Internet based (iBT) TOEFL score of 79.

English test results must be no more than two years old.

Please note: The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (CMBA) has English proficiency requirements which must be satisfied prior to registration and practice in the field.

English proficiency policy

Non Award Policy

Non Award study allows students to enrol into higher education subjects for personal interest or professional development without committing to a full award course.

Non award policy


In compliance with the Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000, the information requested on the College's application form will only be used for purposes associated with your enrolment. Some information is collected for the purpose of assessing your entitlement to Commonwealth Assistance under the Higher Education Support Act 2003 and in order to allocate a Commonwealth Higher Education Student Support Number (CHESSN).

Privacy policy

System Requirements for Online Study

To use our online study platform it is recommended that you are running the latest versions of your operating systems (OS) for desktop, laptop and mobile devices as well as the latest version of your preferred browser.

Student Code of Conduct

The purpose of this Code of Conduct that underpins the Endeavour student experience is to define the partnership that exists between students, the staff who teach them and the broader College community. This code outlines what it means to be student member of the Endeavour community and student responsibilities and expectations.

Read the Student Code of Conduct