Many students wish to continue with further study after Stage 2 at a tertiary institution. In South Australia these institutions are University of Adelaide, Flinders University, The University of South Australia and TAFE SA. The South Australian Tertiary Admissions Centre (SATAC) manages the application and offer process for tertiary entry. Students also have the opportunity to apply for admission to the many other independent and interstate Tertiary Institutions.


The SATAC website is a one-stop shop for information about:


University Entrance


  • ATAR (Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank)
  • Pre-requisite Subjects
  • Assumed Knowledge
  • Precluded subject Combinations
  • Bonus ATAR points scheme
  • Subsidies and Scholarships

TAFE SA Entrance


  • MER (Minimum Entry Requirements)

To access all of this information, all latest news and due dates, please visit the SATAC website http://www.satac.edu.au/.


For more information about Apprenticeships please go to our section on Vocational Education and Training (VET).


We suggest that students utilise the following websites to explore different career pathways.