The Higher Education Standards Panel’s review on improving transparency in higher education admissions recommended the development of a new national higher education admission information platform that would give prospective higher education students and their influencers ready access to comprehensive, consistent and comparable information about course options, admission requirements, assessments and […]
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.
When using CourseSearch, sometimes similar courses are described by institutions using different words. For example, a student searching for “exercise science” may not see a relevant course because it is described as “human movement”, or a student searching for “paramedicine” should also see courses described as “paramedics”. This is a […]
VTAC will again be one of the presenters at the “Study With Your Health Not Against It” Forum on Wednesday 16 May 2018 organised by Royal Children’s Hospital, Ronald McDonald Learning Program, Capital City LLEN and Starlight’s Livewire Program. This free event is for young people with chronic health conditions and/or […]
Altus Assessments is offering two mid-year dates to sit the CASPer test for mid-year 2018 course applications only. Current Year 12 students planning to apply for initial teacher education courses commencing 2019 must wait until the September/October test dates before sitting CASPer. The CASPer testing year is August 31 – […]
Dates are now available below for VTAC’s annual briefings to careers practitioners. The Melbourne CBD venue will be RMIT University – note that the experienced practitioner briefings will be on Monday and Wednesday, not Tuesday this year. Bookings will open at 12pm on Tuesday 5 June. The planned dates for […]
Mid-year applications are now open, with dates, fees, and deadlines available on the Dates and Fees page. Students who submitted a course application when they were in Year 12 last year and wish to re-apply at mid-year can pay a reduced reactivation fee using the same VTAC ID and PIN […]
2018 VCE Results and ATAR information will be available to students from 7:00am, Friday 14 December 2018. Release of results will be via the Results and ATAR app and website. More information about accessing results will be published by VTAC later in the year, and appear in the VCAA Exams […]