The Archdiocese of Melbourne has been a proud sponsor of the John Paul II institute for Marriage and Family since its establishment in 2001.
During its 15 years of operation, the Institute has engaged students in the teaching of the theology of marriage and family, bioethics and religious education and catechetics at the highest standards. The Council of the Institute is proud of the contribution made by both faculty and students to the Church and the community.
The Institute is delighted to announce that the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), the regulating authority for higher education in Australia, has approved the accreditation and re-accreditation of the Institute’s degrees for the maximum 7 year period until 21 June 2023.
The following degrees accredited in 2014 remain accredited until 2 October 2021:
Bishop Elliot has agreed to preside over a graduation vespers on Tuesday 30th May 2017 at 5.30pm in St. Patrick's Cathedral. Students who have already completed their full course of study and have yet to graduate are invited to submit an Application to Graduate form which can be obtained on request from the Registrar.
Students who have completed their full course of study in 2016 should submit an Application to Graduate form once their final results have been notified to them.