The Course Seeker website is now available at courseseeker.edu.au. The Course Seeker website contains information about higher education courses in all Australian states and territories (including Victoria). This interactive, searchable website displays course information, entry requirements, admission processes and student satisfaction and graduate survey results at the study area and […]
ATAR profiles as at 16 January 2018 are now visible directly in course entries on VTAC CourseSearch. A link is provided to the most recent ATAR profile on the institution’s website, which meets Higher Education Standards Panel requirements for publication of the most recent ATAR profile including direct applicants. However, […]
In preparation for the release of 2019 course information next week, we have prepared a summary of changes to the display of course information as a result of the Higher Education Standards Panel requirements.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
VTAC is commencing its annual review of CourseSearch. We will draw on recent usability studies and analytics data to improve the product. We would like to supplement this with feedback from schools. What enhancements would you like to see? This could be a new feature, a change or something you […]