Welcome to TEQSA

The Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) is Australia's independent national regulator of the higher education sector.

We aim to create a smarter future for Australia - by upholding standards for students.

News

As a consequence of the passing of the Provider Integrity and Other Measures Act, TEQSA is able to specify matters that the agency may have regard to in deciding whether a person is a fit and proper person under the TEQSA Act.

TEQSA has welcomed revised standards governing English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS) announced by the Minister for Education and Training today.

TEQSA has partnered with leading academic integrity expert, Professor Tracey Bretag, to develop a Good Practice Note to help tackle the complex issue of contract cheating.

National Register of higher education providers

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The National Register is the authoritative source of information on the status of registered higher education providers in Australia.