Studying Federation University programs at MIT

Modes of study

Teaching and learning methods of the Fed are appropriate to the subjects and programs undertaken, and may consist of seminars, lectures, tutorials, laboratory sessions or group discussions.

The specific methods and requirements for each subject are contained in the subject guides distributed to students upon enrolment.

Assessment methods

Assessment of Fed programs includes a range of methods such as formal, end-of-semester examinations, continuous assessment throughout the semester, written assignments, essays and field projects. Students will be advised of the particular method(s) to be used at the commencement of their course.

English language requirements

Entry into Fed programs requires a minimum English-language competency of IELTS score of 6.0 (Academic) overall, with no individual band of less than 6.0 or equivalent. 

English Language Programs

As approved by the Fed, students who do not meet the English language requirement can undertake English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program at the Melbourne Institute of Technology (MIT). For further information, please visit English Language Programs.

Academic processes, complaints and grievances

For full details relating to student grievance information, pertaining to the Fed, please click here.
For academic processes of the Fed, and other related information, please see
On all general matters, click here.

Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS)

It is recommended that students view the information available in this page.