Evaluation of the VET Student Loans program: final report


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KPMG Consulting


The VET Student Loans (VSL) program provides income contingent loans designed to reduce financial barriers faced by students wishing to undertake vocational education and training (VET). VSL provides financial support to students to undertake high quality training for skills that are aligned to workplace needs at the diploma level and above, to be repaid by the student when their income exceeds the repayment threshold. The program replaced the VET FEE-HELP (VFH) program and has been in operation for almost three years. The aim of this evaluation is to provide insights to assist with...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Vocational education and training; Finance; Evaluation; Governance; Policy; Quality; Equity

Keywords: Program evaluation; Financial aid; Access to education and training; Government role; Outcomes of education and training; Comparative analysis

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: [Canberra, Australian Capital Territory]: Department of Education, Skills and Employment, 2019

Physical description: 109 p.

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Also called: Evaluation of the Vocational Education and Training Student Loans program: final report

The VET Student Loans program was reviewed in addition to the measures announced in the Skills Package 'Delivering skills for today and tomorrow' to inform potential changes to the program and the role it plays in the overarching VET funding model. More information is available at: https://www.employment.gov.au/delivering-skills-today-and-tomorrow

Resource type: Government report or paper

Document number: TD/TNC 140.612

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