At the start of each university year many media reports focus on the disappointment of young Australians who applied to enter university but did not receive an offer of a place. This group of unsuccessful applicants is often referred to as representing ‘unmet demand’ for university. Gary Marks describes the findings from a study that investigated who missed out on a university place and the alternative study pathways they took.
Marks, G. (2006, January 01). Missing Out on a University Place. Research Developments. 15(15) https://research.acer.edu.au/resdev/vol15/iss15/5