Government-funded student outcomes

NCVER Collection


Presented here are data from the National Student Outcomes Survey for government-funded VET students.

Since 1999, the survey has collected information on the outcomes of government-funded VET students, broadly defined as all activity delivered by government providers and government-funded activity delivered by community education and private training providers.

For more information, see Student outcomes.


Government-funded student outcomes infographic

The complete infographic is available here.


To view the survey results for government-funded students, please select the appropriate tool depending on whether you are a general, regular or expert user.

General users
Have a basic understanding of data.

Summary of key findings publication State and territory customisable data

Supporting documentation, including the questionnaire and technical notes, is available from the Publication page.

Regular users
Can understand tables and manipulate data.

Note: Data visualisations may request a login. Please click the Cancel button to continue to the visualisation.

VET graduate outcomes data visualisation Student outcomes summary data tables

Key findings by personal characteristics data tables Time series by key findings data tables Key findings by provider type and funding source data tables

Expert users
Have a sophisticated understanding of data and its uses, including items and concepts.

Note: Access to this detailed data requires registration.

VOCSTATS interactive database

Data services

If you can't find what you need from the above tools, we may be able to provide you with customised data to meet your requirements. This service will be charged on a cost recovery basis.

For more information, see Data access and charges: data and library information.

Superseded publications

A link to the current publication is provided above. Superseded publications from this collection may be accessed through the VOCEDplus database.