Provider Category Change 1 July 2021
Provider category change
Report on provider category change for Melbourne Polytechnic
On 1 July 2021, TEQSA made a decision, under section 38 of the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011 (TEQSA Act), to change the provider category of Melbourne Polytechnic from Higher Education Provider to Institute of Higher Education.
Main reasons for the decision
TEQSA made this decision in order to register Melbourne Polytechnic in one of the four categories available under the Higher Education Standards Framework (Threshold Standards) 2021. This decision was made on the basis that TEQSA is satisfied that Melbourne Polytechnic meets the applicable category standards.
The decision to change provider category is a reviewable decision under section 183 of the TEQSA Act.
Information on TEQSA's regulatory approach and public reporting is available at www.teqsa.gov.au.