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The Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC) is the central office that administers the application and offer process for places in tertiary courses at university, TAFE and independent tertiary colleges in Victoria (and a few outside Victoria).

VTAC receives and forwards application information and supporting documentation to the course selection authorities at institutions.

After selection decisions have been made by the course authorities at institutions, VTAC sends offer letters to successful applicants on the institutions' behalf.

New online resources available

During the school holidays, new VTAC online resources were published to replace our previous printed publications. These resources can be accessed from the “A guide for…” tile on the VTAC homepage: Year 10 Guide The VTAC Year 10 Guide assists students in choosing senior secondary studies for the right reason. […]

2020 VTAC briefings for careers practitioners

VTAC’s annual briefings for careers practitioners provide an overview of the VTAC application process, focusing on changes for this year and areas of complexity. Due to COVID-19 restrictions on travel and mass gatherings, the annual VTAC briefings for careers practitioners will be held online this year. We recognise that the […]

2021 VTAC offer dates confirmed

The VCAA has today confirmed that VCE results will be released to students on Wednesday 30 December at 7am. The ATAR will be released to students at the same time: 7am, Wednesday 30 December 2020. The release of VCE results and ATAR before the end of this year provides students […]

Virtual Careers Expo

VTAC is attending the first Virtual Careers Expo this Thursday 7 and Friday 8 May. The virtual expo is nation-wide and will be attended by the majority of higher education providers in Victoria. The online event provides students and parents with the opportunity to visit virtual expo booths to access […]

Feedback on impact of COVID-19 disruptions

The disruption to normal student learning processes caused by the COVID-19 situation has been immense. VTAC is working with tertiary institutions to ensure that the disruptions experienced by year 12 students are fairly reflected in the tertiary application process. As part of this work, we are seeking feedback from schools […]