Student Dropout Rates

Department of Education


Type: Bounty

What are the main characteristics associated with students dropping out of higher education, who is not completing, what are the trends since 2005 and have there been any dramatic changes? Provide as much detail as possible and present the results in an appropriate format that is easily accessible.

In chasing this goal, you must:

  • identify what student characteristics have a higher impact on the dropout rate;
  • consider the dropout rate between the different fields of education.


Award up to the value of $1,000

Eligibility Criteria

use Department of Education and Training university attrition rate data and any other appropriate public data sources;

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