News archive

July 2016

On Thursday 7 July, Commissioners from ASQA and TEQSA met to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to agree where possible to streamline regulatory processes to benefit the VET and higher education sectors. This move aligns with the Federal Government’s recent deregulation initiatives to reduce red tape for providers.

Article date: July 19, 2016

TEQSA has released updated information on the collection process for the 2016 PIR.

Article date: July 1, 2016

June 2016

TEQSA commissioner Lin Martin called "living legend" by La Trobe University Vice Chancellor, Professor John Dewar, for contribution to student equity in Australia.

Article date: June 23, 2016

In February 2016, TEQSA's Chief Commissioner, Professor Nick Saunders and Senior Case Manager, Mr Julian Davis visited Tokyo to provide TEQSA with insight as to how Japan protects the reputation and quality of higher education.

Article date: June 23, 2016

TEQSA and the Higher Education Evaluation Centre of the Ministry of Education, P.R. China have signed a letter of intent to finalise their MoC.

Article date: June 6, 2016

May 2016

TEQSA has published its presentation from the recent Standards Transition provider briefings.

Article date: May 27, 2016

On 9 May 2016 the government assumed a Caretaker role, with an election to be held 2 July 2016.

Article date: May 9, 2016

TEQSA has published its first sector update for 2016.

Article date: May 6, 2016

The 2016-17 Federal Budget provides additional funding to TEQSA of $10.1 million or $2.5 million per year over four years.

Article date: May 4, 2016

April 2016

TEQSA and the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications have renewed their MoC for three years.

Article date: April 28, 2016