All international applicants must satisfy the entry requirements set out below. These requirements are designed to ensure that students have the minimum skills and abilities to succeed in their course.

 

ENGLISH LANGUAGE

International students are required to have a good command of written and spoken English. Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) requires students to complete a current English Proficiency Test. Typically an IELTS of 5.5 or equivalent is necessary to comply with immigration regulations.

 

AGE

Students must be 18 years of age or over.

 

VISA CONSIDERATIONS

Australia welcomes international students. It sets out a number of requirements that operate to regulate and protect the industry and students. Detailed information is available at the Australian Government’s Department of Immigration and Border Protection website : www.dibp.gov.au.

 

ACADEMIC

Diploma Course Applicants

Applicants will need to show they meet one of the following entry criteria:

  • 18 years or older
  • IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
  • Completed secondary studies in the student’s home country equivalent to an Australian Year 12 qualification from an English speaking country, or relevant and sufficient work experience
  • International students must hold valid Australian visa to study this course

 


Certificate IV Course Applicants

Applicants will need to show they meet one of the following entry criteria:

  • 18 years or older
  • IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
  • Completed secondary studies in the student’s home country equivalent to an Australian Year 12 qualification from an English speaking country, or relevant and sufficient work experience
  • International students must hold valid Australian visa to study this course

 


Certificate III Course Applicants

Applicants will need to show they meet one of the following entry criteria:

  • 18 years or older
  • IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
  • Completed secondary studies in the student’s home country equivalent to an Australian Year 12 qualification from an English speaking country, or relevant and sufficient work experience
  • International students must hold valid Australian visa to study this course

 


Special Requirements for International Applicants

International applicants seeking a packaged offer to a university program must demonstrate that they have completed high school in their home country.

International students should be aware that DIBP visa requirements mean that students from some countries need to demonstrate completion of high school for visa purposes.