Bachelor of Information Systems Admission Scheme (BISAS)

The Bachelor of Information Systems Admissions Scheme (BISAS) at UNSW offers an alternative pathway for domestic students into the Bachelor of Information Systems program.

Admission to the Bachelor of Information Systems Semester 1, 2018:

  1. ATAR 90.00+: Admission on basis of ATAR (or equivalent)
  2. ATAR 80.00-89.95: Admission on basis of BISAS

If you achieved an ATAR (or equivalent) between 80.00 and 89.95 in 2017 and satisfy the BISAS application and interview requirements, you will be considered for admission under the Bachelor of Information Systems Admission Scheme (BISAS) at UNSW.

The ATAR cut-off for the Bachelor of Information Systems for S1 2018 is expected to be an ATAR (or equivalent) of 90.00. If you completed Year 12 in 2017, HSC Bonus Points will apply.

If your ATAR or equivalent is below this cut-off, but above 80.00, the School of Information Systems & Technology Management @ UNSW Business School (ISTM) recognises there are a number of factors which signal your potential to succeed in the Bachelor of Information Systems. These factors include the ATAR (or equivalent), your ability in mathematics, English and information technology related subjects and proof of your problem solving skills. Your attitude and motivation towards the study of information systems will also be taken into consideration.

If you expect to achieve an ATAR between 80.00 and 89.95, to maximise your opportunities for admission, we recommend you submit an application to the Bachelor of Information Systems Admission Scheme (BISAS).

Key dates

  • Applications for S1 2018 submission are open and the closing deadline is Sunday 12th November 2017
  • Interviews will be conducted on Friday 17th November 2017 at the Kensington Campus, UNSW or via Skype interview

Application procedure

Step 1. Applicants must complete the questionnaire.

Step 2. Submit the completed questionnaire, your current CV, and your HSC (or equivalent) results via the online BISAS application form

Step 3. Apply for admission through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) - UAC code 424500.

Step 4. Successful applicants will be asked to attend an interview, conducted by the teaching staff from the School of Information Systems & Technology Management. At the interview, applicants will have the opportunity to exchange information and show how they are suited for the program.

Further information

If you have any queries regarding your application to the Bachelor of Information Systems program contact:

Information Systems & Technology Management @ UNSW Business School
Email: bisas@unsw.edu.au

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