Award Name Abbreviations (Post-nominals)

This list of post-nominal letters for Awards can be used as a reference for recent graduates of UNSW.

For a list of programs currently available for enrolment, please refer to the Online Handbook.

Bachelor

Bachelor of Actuarial Studies

BActSt

Bachelor of Actuarial Studies (Co-op)

BAct(Co-op)

Bachelor of Actuarial Studies (Honours)

BActSt(Hons)

Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours)

BAdvSci(Hons)

Bachelor of Architectural Computing

BArchComp

Bachelor of Architectural Studies

BArchSt

Bachelor of Architectural Studies (Honours)

BArchSt(Hons)

Bachelor of Art Theory

BArtTh

Bachelor of Art Theory (Honours)

BArtTh(Hons)

Bachelor of Arts

BA

Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

BA(Hons)

Bachelor of Arts and Business

BArts(Bus)

Bachelor of Arts and Social Sciences (Honours)

BASS(Hons)

Bachelor of Aviation

BAv

Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours)

BBiotech(Hons)

Bachelor of Building Construction Management

BBCM

Bachelor of Business

BBus

Bachelor of Business (Honours)

BBus(Hons)

Bachelor of City Planning (Honours)

BCP(Hons)

Bachelor of Commerce

BCom

Bachelor of Commerce (International Studies)

BCom(InSt)

Bachelor of Commerce (Liberal Studies)

BCom(Liberal Studies)

Bachelor of Commerce (Co-op)

BCom(Co-op)

Bachelor of Commerce (Co-op) (Honours)

BCom(Co-op)(Hons)

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)

BCom(Hons)

Bachelor of Commerce (International Studies)

BCom(InSt)

Bachelor of Computational Design

BCoDe

Bachelor of Computational Design (Honours)

BCoDe (Hons)

Bachelor of Computing and Cyber Security

BCompCybSec

Bachelor of Computing and Cyber Security (Honours)

BCompCybSec (Hons)

Bachelor of Construction Management and Property

BCMP

Bachelor of Construction Management and Property (Honours)

BCMP(Hons)

Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice

BCCJ

Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice (Honours)

BCCJ(Hons)

Bachelor of Data Science and Decisions

BDataSci

Bachelor of Design (Honours)

BDes(Hons)

Bachelor of Economics

BEc

Bachelor of Economics (Honours)

BEc(Hons)

Bachelor of Education (Secondary)

BEd(Sec)

Bachelor of Education (Secondary)(Honours)

BEd(Sec)(Hons)

Bachelor of Engineering

BE

Bachelor of Engineering Master of Engineering

BE ME

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

BE(Hons)

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) Master of Engine

BE(Hons) ME

Bachelor of Engineering Science

BEngSc

Bachelor of Environmental Management

BEnvMgmt

Bachelor of Exercise Physiology

BExPhys

Bachelor of Fine Arts

BFA

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours)

BFA(Hons)

Bachelor of Industrial Design

BIndDes

Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours)

BIndDes(Hons)

Bachelor of Information Systems

BIS

Bachelor of Information Systems (Co-op)

BIS(Co-op)

Bachelor of Information Technology

BIT

Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)

BIT(Hons)

Bachelor of Interior Architecture

BIA

Bachelor of Interior Architecture (Honours)

BIA(Hons)

Bachelor of International Public Health

BIPH

Bachelor of International Studies

BInSt

Bachelor of Landscape Architecture

BLArch

Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Honours)

BLArch(Hons)

Bachelor of Laws

LLB

Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

LLB(Hons)

Bachelor of Life Sciences

BLS

Bachelor of Media

BMedia

Bachelor of Media (Honours)

BMedia(Hons)

Bachelor of Media Arts (Honours)

BMA(Hons)

Bachelor of Medical Science

BMedSc

Bachelor of Medical Studies

BMed

Bachelor of Medical Studies Doctor of Medicine

BMedMD

Bachelor of Medicinal Chemistry (Honours)

BMedChem(Hons)

Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery

MB BS

Bachelor of Music

BMus

Bachelor of Music (Honours)

BMus(Hons)

Bachelor of Nanoscience (Honours)

BNano(Hons)

Bachelor of Optometry (Honours)

BOptom(Hons)

Bachelor of Planning

BPlan

Bachelor of Psychological Science

BPsychSc

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)

BPsychSc(Hons)

Bachelor of Psychology

BPsychol

Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)

BPsych(Hons)

Bachelor of Science

BSc

Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours)

BSc(AdvMath)(Hons)

Bachelor of Science (Advanced)

BSc(Adv)

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

BSc(Hons)

Bachelor of Science (International)

BSc(International)

Bachelor of Science (Medicine) Honours

BSc(Med)Hons

Bachelor of Science and Business

BSc&Bus

Bachelor of Social Research and Policy

BSRP

Bachelor of Social Research and Policy (Honours)

BSRP(Hons)

Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)

BSW(Hons)

Bachelor of Town Planning

BTP

Bachelor of Vision Science

BVisSc

Diploma

Diploma in Science

DipSc

Diploma of Engineering

DipE

Diploma of Language Studies

DipLang

Diploma of Professional Practice

DipProfPrac

Doctor

Doctor of Clinical Research in Optometry

DClinResOptom

Doctor of Cyber Security

DCybSec

Doctor of Engineering

Doctor of Engineering

Doctor of Information Technology

ITD

Doctor of Juridical Science

SJD

Doctor of Letters

DLitt

Doctor of Medical Science

DMedSc

Doctor of Philosophy

PhD

Doctor of Project Management

DProjMgt

Doctor of Public Health

DrPH

Doctor of Science

DSc

Doctor of Social Work

DSW

Doctor of Systems Engineering

DSysEng

Graduate Certificate

Graduate Certificate

GradCert

Graduate Certificate in Education

GCED

Graduate Certificate in Engineering Science

GradCertEngSc

Graduate Certificate in Information Technology

GradCertIT

Graduate Certificate in Public Relations and Adve

GradCertPRA

Graduate Certificate in The Built Environment

GradCertBEnv

Graduate Certificate in Urban Policy and Strategy

GCertUPS

Graduate Certificate in Change Management

GradCert

Graduate Certificate in Construction Project Man

GradCertCPM

Graduate Certificate in Educational Leadership

GradCertEdLead

Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Built Enviro

GradCertSBEnv

Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering

GradCertSysEng

Graduate Certificate in Infectious Diseases Intelligence

GradCertIDI

Graduate Certificate in Pharmaceutical Medicine

GradCertPharmMed

Graduate Certificate in Advanced City Policy and Practice

GCACP

Graduate Certificate in Arts

GradCertArts

Graduate Certificate in Business

GradCertBus

Graduate Certificate in Capability Management

GradCertCapMgt

Graduate Certificate in City Analytics

GradCertCA

Graduate Certificate in City Planning

GCCP

Graduate Certificate in Cultural Leadership

GradCertCL

Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security

GradCertCybSec

Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security Operations

GradCertCybSecOps

Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security, Strategy and Diplomacy

GradCertCSSD

Graduate Certificate in Design

GradCertDes

Graduate Certificate in Development Studies

GradCertDevStudies

Graduate Certificate in Health Data Science

GradCertHDS

Graduate Certificate in Indigenous Studies

Indigenous Studies

Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management

GradCertLogMgt

Graduate Certificate in Management

GradCert

Graduate Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics

GradCertOcTher

Graduate Certificate in Petroleum Engineering

GradCertPetEng

Graduate Certificate in Project Management

GradCertProjMgt

Graduate Certificate in Property and Development

GCertPD

Graduate Certificate in Public Health

GradCertPH

Graduate Certificate in Space Engineering

GradCertSpaceEng

Graduate Certificate in Space Operations

GradCertSpaceOps

Graduate Certificate in Strategic People Management

GradCertStratPMgt

Graduate Certificate in Sustainment Management

GradCertSustMgt

Graduate Certificate in Teaching

GradCertTeaching

Graduate Certificate in Urban Renewal and Housing

GCURH

Graduate Certificate in Journalism and Communication

GradCertJournComm

Graduate Diploma

Graduate Diploma

GradDip

Graduate Diploma in Advanced Flying

GradDipAdvFly

Graduate Diploma in Aviation Management

GradDipAvMgmt

Graduate Diploma in Criminal Justice and Criminology

GDCJC

Graduate Diploma in Dispute Resolution

GDDR

Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Communication

GradDipJournComm

Graduate Diploma in Cultural Leadership

GradDipCL

Graduate Diploma in Defence Studies

GradDipDefStud

Graduate Diploma in Human Rights Law and Policy

GradDipHRLP

Graduate Diploma in Project Management

GradDipProjMgt

Graduate Diploma in Public Relations and Advertising

GradDipPRA

Graduate Diploma in Systems Engineering

GradDipSysEng

Graduate Diploma (Research)

GradDip(Research)

Graduate Diploma in Infectious Diseases Intelligence

GradDipIDI

Graduate Diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine

GradDipPharmMed

Graduate Diploma in Arts

GradDipArts

Graduate Diploma in Arts By Research

GradDipArts

Graduate Diploma in Business

GradDipBus

Graduate Diploma in City Analytics

GradDipCA

Graduate Diploma in City Planning

GDCP

Graduate Diploma in Design

GradDipDes

Graduate Diploma in Development Studies

GradDipDevStudies

Graduate Diploma in Engineering Science

GradDipEngSc

Graduate Diploma in Environmental Law and Policy

GradDipELP

Graduate Diploma in Flying

GradDip(Flying)

Graduate Diploma in Food Science

GradDipFoodSc

Graduate Diploma in Health Data Science

GradDipHDS

Graduate Diploma in Information Technology

GradDipIT

Graduate Diploma in International Law and International Relations

GDILIR

Graduate Diploma in Law

GDL

Graduate Diploma in Law, Media and Journalism

GDLMJ

Graduate Diploma in Management

GradDipMgmt

Graduate Diploma in Mining Engineering

GradDipMinEng

Graduate Diploma in Public Health

GradDipPH

Graduate Diploma in Urban Policy and Strategy

GDipUPS

Graduate Diploma in Urban Renewal and Housing

GDURH

Graduate Diploma of Business Law

GDBL

Graduate Diploma in Engineering Science

GradDipEngSc

Graduate Diploma in Sustainable Built Environment

GradDipSBEnv

Juris Doctor

Juris Doctor

JD

Master

Master of Applied Linguistics

MAppLing

Master of Applied Taxation

MAppTax

Master of Architecture

MArch

Master of Art

MArt

Master of Art Administration (Honours)

MArtAdmin(Hons)

Master of Art Theory

MArtTh

Master of Arts

MA

Master of Arts (Extension)

MA(Extn)

Master of Aviation Management

MAvMgmt

Master of Biomedical Engineering

MBiomedE

Master of Building

MBuild

Master of Business

MBus

Master of Business Administration

MBA

Master of Business Administration (Change)

MBA(Change)

Master of Business Administration (Executive)

MBA(Exec)

Master of Business Administration (Extension)

MBA(Ext)

Master of Business Administration (Operational Excellence)

MBA(OpEx)

Master of Business Administration (Social Impact)

MBA(SocImp)

Master of Business Administration (Technology)

MBA(Tech)

Master of Business And Technology

MBT

Master of Business Law

MBL

Master of Capability Management

MCapMgt

Master of City Analytics

MCA

Master of City Analytics (Extension)

MCA(Ext)

Master of City Planning

MCP

Master of Clinical Optometry

MClinOptom

Master of Commerce

MCom

Master of Commerce (Extension)

MCom(Extn)

Master of Construction Project Management

MCPM

Master of Construction Project Management in Professional Practice

MCPM(ProfPractice)

Master of Counselling Social Work

MCSW

Master of Criminal Justice and Criminology

MCJC

Master of Cross-disciplinary Art and Design

MCDArtDes

Master of Curating and Cultural Leadership

MCCL

Master of Cyber Security

MCyberSec

Master of Cyber Security Operations

MCyberSecOps

Master of Cyber Security, Strategy and Diplomacy

MCSSD

Master of Design

MDes

Master of Design (Honours)

MDes(Hons)

Master of Development Studies

MDS

Master of Dispute Resolution

MDR

Master of Education

MEd

Master of Educational Leadership

MEdLead

Master of Engineering

ME

Master of Engineering Science

MEngSc

Master of Environmental Law and Policy

MELP

Master of Environmental Management

MEM

Master of Finance

MFin

Master of Financial Mathematics

MFinMath

Master of Fine Arts

MFA

Master of Forensic Mental Health

MFMH

Master of Health Administration

MHA

Master of Health Management

MHM

Master of Health Management (Extension)

MHM(Extn)

Master of Health Professions Education

MHPEd

Master of Human Rights Law and Policy

MHRLP

Master of Indigenous Studies

MIndigS

Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence

MIDI

Master of Information Technology

MIT

Master of International Public Health

MIPH

Master of International Business

MIB

Master of International Law and Security

MILS

Master of International Law and International Relations

MILIR

Master of International Public Health

MIPH

Master of International Public Health (Extension)

MIPH(Extn)

Master of International Relations

MIR

Master of Interpreting

MInt

Master of Journalism and Communication

MJournComm

Master of Landscape Architecture

MLArch

Master of Law, Media and Journalism

MLMJ

Master of Laws

LLM

Master of Logistics Management

MLogMgt

Master of Marine Science and Management

MMarScMgt

Master of Materials Technology

MMatTech

Master of Mathematics

MMath

Master of Medicine

MMed

Master of Mine Geotechnical Engineering

MMineGeotech

Master of Mining Engineering

MMinEng

Master of Music

MMus

Master of Music Education

MMusEd

Master of Optometry

MOptom

Master of Pharmaceutical Medicine

MPharmMed

Master of Philosophy

MPhil

Master of Planning

MPlan

Master of Policy Studies

MPS

Master of Pre-Doctoral Business Studies

MPBS

Master of Project Management

MProjMgt

Master of Property and Development

MPD

Master of Psychology (Clinical)

MPsychol(Clin)

Master of Psychology (Forensic)

MPsychol(For)

Master of Psychology (Organisational)

MPsychol(Org)

Master of Public Health

MPH

Master of Public Health (Extension)

MPH(Extn)

Master of Public Leadership and Policy

MPubLdPol

Master of Public Policy and Governance

MPPG

Master of Public Relations and Advertising

MPRA

Master of Reproductive Medicine

MRMed

Master of Science

MSc

Master of Security and Defence Management

MSecDefMgt

Master of Social Science

MSocSc

Master of Social Work

MSW

Master of Space Engineering

MSpaceEng

Master of Space Operations

MSpaceOps

Master of Special Operations

MSpecOps

Master of Statistics

MStats

Master of Strategic People Management

MStratPMgt

Master of Strategy and Security

MStratSec

Master of Surgery

MS

Master of Sustainable Built Environment

MSBEnv

Master of Sustainable Built Environment (Extension)

MSBEnv(Extension)

Master of Sustainment Management

MSustMgt

Master of Systems Engineering

MSysEng

Master of Taxation

MTax

Master of Teaching (Primary)

MTeach(Prim)

Master of Teaching (Secondary)

MTeach(Sec)

Master of The Built Environment

MBEnv

Master of Town Planning

MTP

Master of Translation

MTran

Master of Translation and Interpreting

MTI

Master of Urban Development and Design

MUDD

Master of Urban Development and Design (Extension)

MUDD (Ext)

Master of Urban Policy and Strategy

MUPS

Master of Urban Renewal and Housing

MURH

Master of War Studies

MWarStudies

Master of Women's Health Medicine

MWomHMed

Last updated 10 July 2017