Admissions comparison data


The University of Canberra is committed to providing high-quality transformative educational experiences to all students, whatever their stage of life and irrespective of their origins.

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Institutional Summary

A count of new undergraduate students starting at University of Canberra as of census date in semester one.

Admission basis Semester 1 2020 intake
Number of students Percentage of total students
Non-recent school leaver Admitted based on past higher education study (including bridging and enabling courses) 614 19.47%
Admitted based on past vocational education and training (VET) study 343 10.88%
Admitted based on work and life experience (ie previous achievement not in the above categories) 440 13.95%
Recent school leaver Admitted based solely on ATAR (regardless of whether this includes the impact of adjustment factors such as equity or other adjustment factors) 882 27.96%
Admitted where both ATAR and additional criteria were considered (eg portfolio, audition, extra test, early offer conditional on minimum ATAR) 9 0.29%
Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR was not a factor (ie special consideration, audition alone, schools recommendation scheme with no minimum ATAR requirement) 393 12.46%
International students 473 15.00%
Total 3154 100%

Course Summaries

Select an undergraduate course below to review the offer and admission data specific to that course for semester 1 2020 intake.
Note, where offer or admission numbers are low data will be withheld to protect individual's privacy.

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