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On-Shore Student

An on‑shore student is a student who is residing in Australia for the term/semester and is undertaking a program of study conducted by an Australian higher education provider.

Prior to 2017, the definition of an onshore student included students who were residing overseas for the term/semester and were undertaking a course, conducted in Australia, via distance education or online.


This glossary item applies to the collection types:
  • Higher Education Student Collection