In this submission, UA will focus on student income support payments, including Youth Allowance, Austudy and ABSTUDY.
VET has been subject to significant pressures following many years of funding cuts of State and Federal Governments and unsuccessful policy experiments.
UA is the peak body for Australia’s 39 comprehensive universities. We have a keen interest in how senior secondary schooling presents information to students about their options for future education, training and work.
Universities Australia (UA) welcomes the opportunity to provide feedback on the current risk assessment framework (RAF) used by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) to inform its regulatory activities.