The Diploma of Science is designed to empower you to apply scientific thinking and analysis to important issues impacting the world today. Your work as a scientist has the potential to change the future and help solve some of the challenges humanity faces.

We offer  Life Science pathway,  which guarantee entry to 2nd year study at UTS. You will experience practical lab work, small team projects and have the benefit of using world-class facilities including the UTS Science Super Lab and Anatomy facility.

You will be learning from enthusiastic teachers who have a passion for science. Your curriculum is aligned to UTS Bachelor of Science students first year, which means you will be joining the second year of Science at UTS at the same level as your peers. On successful completion of your diploma, you will receive up to 48 credit points towards most UTS Science degrees*.

*Subject to successful completion of the diploma and depends on the course you choose.

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Do you thrive under pressure? Our accelerated course is the fastest way to get into a UTS degree, but it's not for everyone. The workload is intense and you'll need to be dedicated to your studies to succeed.
Fees For course cost contact UTS College Sri Lanka
Duration 2 semesters (8 months)
CRICOS code070302F
This course is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality Standards Agency (TEQSA) to be offered to both domestic and international students and is recognised by the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Entry requirements
Local A levels - 2 A Level passes 1 C grade and 1 S grade or London A levels - 2 A Level passes 1 D grade and 1 E grade

IELTS: 6.0 overall with 6.0 in writing or UTS College Academic English 4 with pass grade.

If you do not meet the English requirements consider our English Language Courses

General Important note on minimum age requirement: Students are expected to be at least 17 years of age when commencing diploma programs. Younger students may be offered a place in the diploma at the discretion of UTS College, providing they have met admission requirements prior to course commencement.
Graduate Requirements from Foundation to UTS

Based on no more than two subject failures.

Life Sciences Stream

Course start dates

Semester 1  6 March 2023 31 March 2023
Semester 2 26 June 2023 21 July 2023

Orientation dates

Semester 1: 1-3 March 2023
Semester 2: 21-23 June 2023
Semester 3: 11-13 October 2023
Semester 1 26 February 2024 22 March 2024
Semester 2 24  June 2024 19 July 2024

Orientation dates

Semester 1: 21-23 February 2024
Semester 2: 19-21 June 2024
Semester 3: 9-11 October 2024