Study at TAFE
TAFE Queensland courses provide practical skills to prepare you for employment. Some courses include work placement or training to give you hands on experience.
Employers look for TAFE Queensland qualifications because they know TAFE graduates have the skills and knowledge to do the job. TAFE has an excellent reputation as a high quality provider of education and training.
|Entry to second year university||Complete a relevant diploma course with TAFE and you could go straight into a second year bachelor degree.|
|Experienced teachers||TAFE teachers have a high level of expertise and practical industry experience.|
|Learn English||When you study with TAFE Queensland you mix with friendly and helpful Australian students and teachers who will support and encourage you to develop your English skills.|
|Learning pathways and environment||TAFE offers a range of internationally recognised courses, from certificate to advanced diploma as well as associate degrees and vocational graduate courses.|
|Lifestyle - great people, culture and recreation||When you study with TAFE Queensland you get quality education and you can enjoy Queensland's safe, healthy and friendly lifestyle.|
|Practical skills||TAFE Queensland courses combine theory and practical experience to help make you job ready. Many TAFE Queensland campuses have industry training facilities to help develop your practical skills.|
|Student care and support||Personal and academic support is available to assist students who require additional help during their study with TAFE Queensland. Orientation provides new students with valuable assistance in areas such as living in Australia and life at TAFE Queensland.|
|Value for money||The cost of living and tuition fees are often lower than other English speaking countries and Queensland is generally more affordable than other states in Australia. With TAFE you can start your education and have the skills to enter the workforce in only six months with an entry level certificate. Many TAFE students take advantage of the lower fees and living costs by enrolling in a diploma course to prepare them for a professional career after two years of studying with TAFE.|
|Work and learn||Many opportunities are available for TAFE students to earn money during semester and vacation periods. TAFE Queensland has a number of job placement officers to help you find employment. International students can work up to 20 hours per week while studying, and up to 40 hours per week during semester breaks.|