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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.

October VTAC Gazette now available

The October edition of the VTAC Gazette is now available from the Publications section of the VTAC website. The Gazette contains a summary of new, cancelled, and changed courses for the month of October. Course updates are also available in real time via the course updates page.

Request form for 2020 VTAC community information sessions

Each year, VTAC presents community information sessions hosted on request by secondary schools. The sessions provide an overview of the VTAC application process, including researching courses, submitting an application, SEAS, scholarships, offers and the ATAR. Due to increasing demand for this service, we are now collecting requests for these information […]

Reminder: SEAS and Scholarships deadline approaching

The deadline for SEAS and Scholarships applications is 5pm, this Friday 11 October 2019. All applications and supporting documents must be submitted by this time. Applicants are strongly encouraged to check the status of their application and all supporting documents prior to the closing date. No late applications or document […]

Staff news: welcome Tamara Barth!

We are pleased to welcome Tamara Barth as the new Director of External Relations at VTAC. Tamara will head the new External Relations department which includes our Schools Liaison team as part of Communications and Publishing Services, as well as our Customer Service team. Tamara joins us as part of […]

New ATAR and scaling webinar for secondary schools (classroom teachers, school leadership, and all interested staff)

In addition to counselling from careers practitioners, students absorb information and advice about scaling and the ATAR from a variety of sources at school, including subject teachers, year level coordinators and other staff. We are running a new webinar, hosted by the CEAV, which will explain the ATAR calculation, scaling […]

New CourseLink version released

We have released a new version of CourseLink with improvements to stability and display of information. To access, log in as usual with your username and password. If your browser has cached the old version of CourseLink, you may see some display issues initially (e.g. columns not being aligned in […]