Undertaking a postgraduate program is an exciting time. Below is some information about some of the common questions postgraduate students have about their studies.



Find out about the application process, how courses are conducted and how to accept an offer. Learn more


Enrolment and subject selection

Get answers to you questions about what to enrol in, credits and exemptions, prerequisites and fees. Find out more


Changing and withdrawing

Learn about how to defer your studies, taking a break from your studies, withdrawing from a course or changing your program. Find out more



Find out how to sign on to classes, and manage your timetable. Find out more



Information on what to do if you miss an exam due to illness, have failed a course and requirement for graduation. Find out more



The best place to find answers to your questions is through the links above, if you have read through this information and still have questions regarding any of the below please email our program advisors.

Our program advisors can answer any queries about your postgraduate program in economics, including:

  • Entry requirements for postgraduate programs (including alternate entry requirements)
  • Online application system, documentation and queries
  • Exemptions or Credit for previous study
  • Pre-requisite requirements for courses
  • Program Study Plans – course selection
  • Summer Semester courses and Non-standard Teaching Period courses
  • Interruption of studies after commencing and re-activation after interruption
  • Exchange Study semester overseas
  • Cross-Institutional study
  • Program changes and Articulation program changes
  • Enrolment problems – including error messages generated
  • Requests to enrol in #10 where previous semester GPA < 4.5
  • Progression planning after failing course(s)
  • Progression to Research Higher Degree (PhD or MPhil) – entry requirements
  • Graduation checking
  • Discontinuing / Withdrawing from your program – Early Exit graduation options
  • Timetable issues

Any general enquiries that are not program specific can be emailed in the first instance to enquiries@uq.edu.au or to UQ Answers.  The Student Centre staff are also able to assist with non-program specific enquiries.