The Australian Qualifications Framework provides information on the unified system of national qualifications in schools, vocational education and training (TAFEs and private providers) and the higher education sector (mainly universities).
Use the Course Search to find courses offered by approved Australian universities and higher education providers. The Course Search allows you to compare courses by provider, approximate course fees and entry cut-offs.
The Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education is responsible for administering public funding of higher education and for developing and administering higher education policy and programs. The higher education sector in Australia is made up of universities and other higher education institutions – or higher education providers.
Indigenous Higher Education Units are located in universities around Australia. These Units provide support to Indigenous students, further Indigenous academic studies, create a network of Indigenous students and academics and provide an Indigenous presence on university campuses.
Myfuture.edu.au is an interactive, online career exploration service aimed at all Australians wishing to explore their career options, with a particular emphasis on 16 to 24 year old students. Myfuture helps you see possibilities in the world of work, identify your own interests and skill areas, and set career goals and plans to achieve them.
MyUniversity provides students with a broad range of information about Australian universities and other higher education providers. You can search thousands of Australian courses and compare details such as fee and entry requirements, search for and compare information on Australian universities and find information on postgraduate research.
Information for students about Australian Government assistance for financing tertiary study. Includes links to study options, subsidised fees and government loans (HELP), loan repayments, scholarships and additional student income support options such as Youth Allowance, ABSTUDY, Austudy, Rent Assistance and Fares Allowance.
Provides an introduction to the benefits of studying in Australia. You can search for courses, find out about study costs, and about living in Australia. You can also identify courses which meet Australia’s registration, accreditation and quality assurance standards in your own country.
Studying overseas as part of your university or vocational course brings a range of benefits that you will enjoy long after you complete your studies. International study enriches your academic or training experience through exposure to different teaching styles and environments, a diversity of students and new places to live and travel.
TEQSA regulates and assures the quality of Australia’s large, diverse and complex higher education sector.
Year 12 - What Next? is a guide to help Year 12 students plan their post-school education and training. It tells you about working life in the future, course options and other places where you can get planning help and advice.