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327 New basis for admission to current course


A code which identifies the main criterion used by the Higher Education/VET Provider in granting a student admission to the current course, OR a Higher Education Provider granting an offer/admission to an applicant in a course


First year:2013
Last year:2013
Element name:New basis for admission to current course

Code format:

Data Type:Numeric
Units:Code (numeric), right justified, with a leading zero if needed


Not a commencing student​
A commencing student who was admitted on the basis of: OR
an applicant who is granted an offer on the basis of:​ ​​
31​A higher education course (Australian or overseas equivalent; complete or incomplete)​
33​Secondary education undertaken at school, VET or other Higher Education Provider (Australian or overseas equivalent)​
34​A VET award course other than a secondary education course (Australian or overseas equivalent; complete or incomplete)​
Mature age special entry provisions​
A professional qualification​
Other basis​
For use by Tertiary Admission Centres only:​
Basis for admission not specified​

Coding notes

Applications and Offers Data Collection

HEPs - Provision of data is required in both submissions (TACs - data is required in both preliminary and detailed submissions).

Refer to Glossary for the definition of Commencing Student.

Please refer to the Glossary for further information about terminology used in this document.

Input files

HEP - Student:

  • Enrolment (EN)
  • Enrolment Revisions (ER)

HEP - Applications and Offers:

  • Offer Details (OD)

VET - Student:

  • VET Enrolment (VEN)​
  • VET Enrolment Revisions (VER)

Change History

Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.

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