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VTAC

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.

Survey: help name the National Higher Education Admissions Information Platform

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 […]

Similar CourseSearch keywords – call for submissions

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 […]

Dates for careers practitioner briefings

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 […]

2018 ATAR release date

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 […]