TAFE institutes use the admission systems of the Queensland Tertiary Admission Centre (QTAC) for full time associate degrees, advanced diplomas, diplomas and some certificates.
Details of available courses are on Queensland Tertiary Admission Centre.
Enrolment times throughout the year can vary, depending on the study option available for the specific course.
Lodging a Queensland Tertiary Admission Centre application
Applications for entry into TAFE full time diploma and advanced diploma courses have two major yearly intakes: January and June.
There are several ways to lodge an application with QTAC. More information is available on the Queensland Tertiary Admission Centre website or telephone 1300 GO QTAC (1300 467 822) International: +61 7 3858 1222.
TAFE courses with minimum age requirements require the applicant to reach the minimum specified age by 31 January in the year offers are made.
Most TAFE creative and performing art courses at advanced diploma/diploma level will require a folio submission for entry. For more specific information regarding folio requirements, please contact your institute.
For current Year 12 students who do not have an Overall Position from senior schooling, selection will be based on achievement in all previous study recorded on the Senior Certificate.
Applicants without Queensland Year 12, or its equivalent, will be assessed on their eligibility and merit utilising the QTAC standard assessment procedures and relevant schedules.
The Queeensland Tertiary Admission Centre Guide is provided to all Queensland Year 12 students and sold at selected newsagents.