Tertiary education: a quick guide to key internet links

18 September 2023

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Carol Ey
Social Policy

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.
  • The Australian Taxation Office provides statistics for the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP) loans available to tertiary students, covering amount of outstanding debt, number of people with debts, size of outstanding debt, and time to repay.

Key organisations


Higher education

Key organisations


Other Library publications

Vocational education and training

Key organisations


State and territory government websites

Australian Capital Territory

New South Wales

Northern Territory


South Australia


Western Australia

Other Library publications

International students in Australia


Other Library publications

Adult and community education

International organisations



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