TAFE SA is South Australia’s largest vocational education and training (VET) provider and one of the largest in Australia.
The National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) Student Outcomes Survey findings in 2018 showed that 85% of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying, and 85% of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training.
Can I apply online?
TAFE SA uses a secure online application system enabling you to edit your application before submission and receive status updates to track the progress of your application.
What is the Application Process?
TAFE SA uses a secure online application system enabling you to edit your application before submission and receive status updates to track the progress of your application. The step-by-step system will tell you the entry requirements, what documents you may need and how to apply for a student visa.
What if I score less than 5.5 points on my IELTS?
You can still study at TAFE South Australia but you will need to complete an English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) and achieve an IELTS score of 5.5 (with no band under 5.0).
Do you accept general or academic IELTS scores?
TAFE South Australia accepts both general and academic IELTS scores. The IELTS entry requirement is different for different courses and programs.
When will I receive my letter of offer?
TAFE South Australia aims to send your letter of offer to you as quickly as possible. Usually this is within 72 hours of us receiving your application. In some cases this may take a little longer. If there is a delay, we will advise you or your agent.
Where can I get an International application form for TAFE South Australia?
TAFE SA uses a secure online application system enabling you to edit your application before submission and receive status updates and track the progress of your application.
What do I need to apply for a course at TAFE South Australia?
You need to have completed your schooling to the overseas equivalent of Australian Year 12. You will also need to be aged 17 years or over when you arrive in Australia.
Are there any agents in my country that I can contact for assistance?
TAFE South Australia has accredited agents in more than forty countries.
How can I get a student visa?
You will need to apply online to DIBP for your student visa,to do so you will need your CoE. Go to www.border.gov.au to create an ImmiAccount. It is through your ImmiAccount that you can apply for your visa.
What are the final dates for International applications?
For the first semester intake courses which start in February, the closing date will be the first week of January.
Who do I need to speak to about my timetable?
You will need to speak to your lecturer or teacher.
What should I do if I have a problem with my course?
Speak to your lecturer first. If your lecturer is not available, speak with the program office coordinator or make an appointment to speak to a student counsellor.
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