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CASS Application for Admission to Honours

If you are a current ANU student, either local or international, currently completing a bachelors degree, you are known as an Internal applicant and you must complete the CASS Honours Application form below.

If you are a domestic or international external applicant (i.e. your bachelors degree was completed at a university other than the ANU)  you must submit the online CASS Honours Application form below as well as the ANU admissions application for the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) program.

Honours application submission dates:

Proposed commencement semester Due date for form submission
Semester one

Last working day in October of the preceding year


Semester two

Last working day in June of the previous first semester

Please note well: If you do not have:

  1. the confirmed support of a supervisor who works at the Australian National University;

  2. a suitable Honours proposal that you have discussed with the supervisor and they have agreed to supervise you on that topic;

  3. and a bona fide undergraduate degree completed within the last two years from the date of your intended start

your application will not be assessed and no feedback will be given.

Biographical information

For ANU students, enter your u number. For external applicants, please enter "External Student"
All correspondence will be sent to this email address
See definitions above of what is an Internal and what is an External student.
For School of Art and Design degrees, including the Bachelor of Art History and Curatorship, please use the School of Art and Design Honours application form.

Intended Honours details

Please note that students must commence their Honours year within two years from when they complete the requirements of their Bachelor degree.

Supervisor and Convenor approval

Please note that supervisors and convenors MUST be ANU academics, within the College of Arts and Social Sciences. You can find a list of convenors here if you require assistance to find an ANU academic. If you submit an application that has a non ANU supervisor or convenor, your application will not be assessed.

It is imperative that you contact both your proposed Supervisor and the Honours convenor of the specialisation that you are applying for.


For more information regarding the conditions and eligibility requirements of the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences Honours Scholarship, please consult this page.


Updated:  24 November, 2017/Responsible Officer:  College Dean/Page Contact:  CASS Marketing & Communications