Tertiary education: a quick guide to key internet links

Updated 3 October 2014 

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Carol Ey and Jonathon Guppy
Social Policy Section


This Quick Guide provides key internet links to information about: 

General resources

  • The Australian Qualifications Framework is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. It incorporates the qualifications from each education and training sector into a single comprehensive national qualifications framework.
  • Study Assist has information on Australian Government financial assistance available to tertiary education students.
  • Higher Education Loan Program (HELP): a quick guide provides an overview of HELP loans available to tertiary students.

Key organisations


Higher education

Key organisations


Vocational education and training (VET)

Key organisations


State and territory government websites

Australian Capital Territory

Northern Territory


South Australia



Western Australia

International students in Australia


Adult and community education

International organisations


United Kingdom


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