UPS undertake analyses of survey data and develop reports to support the University's planning and quality improvement processes. Supporting the business and strategic needs of the institution, UPS is responsible for:
- Providing advice to the University community of student survey design, methodology, protocols, administration and interpretation of results
- Improving the quality of teaching and learning in each faculty by investigating course experience of students and graduates
- Benchmarking - customised trend analysis across surveys data to compare against other universities
For the approach to quality assurance survey activities with students at Monash University see the University Student Survey Policy.
The University considers the views of students and graduates to be of critical importance in monitoring, reviewing and improving its teaching, research and services.
To express your interest in creating a non-core survey complete the surveys register form at least six weeks prior to the anticipated commencement of your survey. Please refer to the University's surveys calendar of scheduled dates below outlining the start and end dates of key University surveys.
To ensure the University's core surveys remain a priority, the administration of non-core surveys requires approval of the Provost and Senior Vice-President following endorsement of the Dean or Divisional Director. See the University Student Survey Policy for more information.
Note: Permission is not required for ad hoc surveys carried out at unit level or surveys of graduates carried out as part of course reviews.
If you have any further questions, please contact us.
Note: These dates were last updated in February 2021.
The following dates may be subject to change due to factors outside of the University's control:
|Survey||Start Date||End Date|| Release Date -|
| Release Date - |
|2021 Graduate Outcomes Survey (GOS) / Employer Satisfaction Survey (ESS) - November 2020 Collection||Oct 2020||Dec 2020||End 2021 TBA||End 2021 TBA|
|Student Evaluation of Teaching and Units (SETU) - Summer Semester 2020/21||Dec 2020||Mar 2021||Mar 2021||-|
|2021 Graduate Outcomes Survey (GOS) / Employer Satisfaction Survey (ESS) - February 2021 Collection||Jan 2021||Mar 2021||End 2021 TBA||End 2021 TBA|
|2021 Graduate Outcomes Survey - Longitudinal (GOS-L)||Feb 2021||Apr 2021||Jun 2021||TBA|
|Student Evaluation of Teaching and Units (SETU) - Semester 1, 2021||Apr 2021||Jun 2021||Jul 2021||-|
|2021 Graduate Outcomes Survey (GOS) / Employer Satisfaction Survey (ESS) - May 2021 Collection||Apr 2021||Jun 2021||End 2021 TBA||End 2021 TBA|
|2021 Student Experience Survey (SES)||Jun 2021||Sep 2021||Jan 2022||TBA|
|Student Evaluation of Teaching and Units (SETU) - Semester 2, 2021||Jul 2021||Nov 2021||Dec 2021||-|
|2022 Graduate Outcomes Survey (GOS) / Employer Satisfaction Survey (ESS) - November 2021 Collection||Oct 2021||Dec 2021||End 2022 TBA||End 2022 TBA|
|Student Evaluation of Teaching and Units (SETU) - Summer Semester 2021/22||Dec 2021||Mar 2022||Mar 2022||-|