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Success Rate

Success rate measures academic performance by comparing the equivalent full‑time student load (EFTSL) of units passed to the EFTSL of units attempted.

Technical notes

Success rate for year(x) is the proportion of actual student load (EFTSL) for units of study that are passed divided by all units of study attempted (passed + failed + withdrawn).

Any units of study undertaken as Work Experience in Industry are excluded from the calculation.


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