Admission Information - Education

You can better understand the type of students that you will join at Murdoch by viewing the range of ATAR scores of applicants who have received offers, and the profile of all students that have commenced study within this course group.

The Education group contains the following courses:

B1319   Bachelor of Education
B1368   Bachelor of Education (Secondary Teaching)
B1382   Bachelor of Education (Primary Teaching)
B1383   Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary Teaching)


ATAR profile

The ATAR profile provides an indication of the range of applicants given offers in the last relevant admission period.

The following table contains raw ATAR data without adjustment factors alongside Selection Rank data, for students offered places in courses within this group in Semester 1 2020.

All ATAR-based offers onlyUnadjusted ATARsSelection Rank
Highest rank to receive an offer96.6096.60
Median rank to receive an offer74.4574.45
Lowest rank to receive an offer60.2069.50

Student profile

This table lists the likely peer cohort for students that commenced undergraduate study in courses within this group at Murdoch, and passed the census date in Semester 1 2020.

Applicant background
Commencing students
(course group)
Commencing students
(all students)
Higher education study111   (41.6%)1,150   (37.6%)
Vocational education and training (VET) study34   (12.7%)312   (10.2%)
Work and life experienceN/P194   (6.3%)
Recent secondary educationAdmitted solely on the basis of ATAR48   (18.0%)840   (27.5%)
Admitted where both ATAR and additional criteria were consideredN/AN/A
Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR was not a factor47   (17.6%)210   (6.9%)
International studentsL/N352   (11.5%)
All Students267   (100.0%)3,058   (100.0%)
N/A - Data not available for this item or not applicable for the relevant courses.
L/N - Low numbers: the number of students is <5.
N/P - Not published: number hidden to prevent calculation of numbers in cells with <5 students