These are applicants whose admission is based mostly on secondary education completed in the current year or previous two years.
Secondary education may have been undertaken at a:
- TAFE, or
- other VET or higher education provider.
For example, 'Recent secondary education' students who commenced in 2018 include those who completed secondary education in 2017, 2016 and 2015.
This group also includes students who may have undertaken or completed some VET or higher education study while still at school, and applicants whose secondary education was undertaken interstate or overseas.
For students admitted based on recent secondary study, further information is provided on how many:
- were admitted solely on their OP/selection rank
- were admitted on OP/selection rank plus other criteria (e.g audition, portfolio); and
- received an offer solely on other criteria (instead of their OP/selection rank (e.g special consideration, audition alone)
Note: Student profiles show the likely peer group in a course. They are not the basis for admission to a course.