Australian students wishing to study in a French university may apply, whether there are currently in France or in an another country.
Students exiting Australian high schools are required to have the following certificates, according to their State of residence.
HIGHER SCHOOL CERTIFICATE (HSC) - Canberra et Sydney
TERTIARY ENTRANCE EXAMINATION - Perth
SOUTH AUSTRALIAN CERTIFICATE OF EDUCATION - Adelaide
SENIOR CERTIFICATE - Brisbane
VICTORIAN CERTIFICATE OF EDUCATION - Melbourne
TASMANIAN CERTIFICATE OF EDUCATION - Hobart
The end of high school exam has a different name in all States.
All these certificates grant access to university, however each university may apply additional criteria such as grades obtained on the exam.
Download the "Dossier Blanc" (application form) and explanation notice here
"Dossier Blanc" should reach the Embassy of France no later than 22 January 2013