News and updates

The latest TAFE NSW news and updates.

2017 September & October Intakes

It's not too late to start semester 2! The following courses are enrolling now for September and October.


2017 March and April intakes

It’s not too late to start semester 1! The following courses are enrolling now for March and April.


International Students Celebrate

International students at Hunter TAFE were acknowledged in a special celebration last week.


New Bachelor of Business at TAFE

A business degree with a difference.


Student Visa Tips

From 1 July 2016, all student visa applications must be made online.


It’s easy to get help and advice

It just got even easier to get help and advice as an international student in Sydney and NSW.


2016 August and September intake

We are now accepting applications to study some courses in August and September.


2016 March and April intakes

It's not too late to start Semester 1! We are now accepting applications to study some courses in March and April.


Sydney Airport welcome desk

The welcome desk is located at Arrivals Hall A, Terminal 1.


2015 September Intakes

You can still start at TAFE NSW in 2015! The following courses have a mid-semester intake.


Apply now

Semester 2 is fast approaching, so it is important to complete your application as soon as possible.


Sydney: the best Australian city

Sydney, the capital city of New South Wales, was ranked as the best Australian city in Mercer’s 2015 Quality of Living Index and 10th in the world.


2015 March and April intakes

It’s not too late to start Semester 1! We are now accepting applications to study some courses in March and April.


TAFE NSW ISLA Candidates

Congratulations to TAFE NSW international students Luiz Gabriel Gubeissi from Brazil and Uliana Kusik from Russia, who were selected for the City of Sydney - ISLA Program 2015.


2015 ISLA Program

The City of Sydney's award winning International Student Leadership and Ambassador Program (ISLA) is now open for applications.


2014 International Student Award

Congratulations TAFE NSW international students Ahmad Aljazeeri and Immanuel Njoroge who have won the prestigious 2014 NSW International Student Awards on Monday 15 September at Sydney Opera House.


September and October intakes

You can still start at TAFE NSW in 2014! The following courses have a mid-semester intake.


International student farewell

The achievements of 80 international students were acknowledged and celebrated, at the International Student Farewell Ceremony at Blacktown College on June 18th.


International student graduates

TAFE NSW - Northern Sydney Institute celebrated the success of international student graduates in June.


Brazilian student won VET prize

Brazilian international student, Maycon Rocha Calvacante, has won the International Student of the Year Award 2014 in the VET Category.


Australia Awards Recipients

In 2013 the AusAID Australia Awards Scholarship Program for Latin America introduced scholarships to undertake Vocational Education and Training (VET) Programs in Australia.


First Bachelor of IT graduates

TAFE NSW congratulates the first graduates of the Bachelor of Information Technology (Network Security) delivered at TAFE NSW - Northern Sydney Institute, Meadowbank Campus.


Training Centre plans for China

The Northern Sydney Institute, part of TAFE NSW plans to open a new Training Centre within Guangdong Industry Technical College (GDITC) in China.


Vincent graduates ISLA program

A graduation ceremony was attended by the student ambassadors, consulates of students’ countries and international education advocates, marking the end of six months of training.


2013 NSW Tourism Awards

TAFE NSW - Northern Sydney Institute has won a silver medal at the 2013 NSW Tourism Awards which was held on 28 November at Royal Randwick.


2013 Australian Training Awards

TAFE NSW – South Western Sydney Institute has been named national Large Training Provider of the Year at the 2013 Australian Training Awards.


TELC is moving to Meadowbank

TAFE NSW - Northern Sydney Institute is excited to announce that TELC will be moving to its Meadowbank Campus in January 2014.


International student success

TAFE NSW - Northern Sydney Institute held its annual Scholarship and Award Holder Ambassador Program dinner at Ryde Campus on 29 October 2013.


Visiting teacher partnership

TAFE NSW - Northern Sydney Institute welcomes Leann Shang as the first teacher to take part in the offshore partner Teacher Research Program.


Enrico, an inspiration to others

TAFE NSW student Enrico Avona was named as a finalist for the NSW International Student of the Year Award 2013 in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) category.


Sydney outranks all other cities

There are a number of important factors students must consider when deciding to study overseas including educational returns, financial returns, work experience, and social experience.


Febian Inke set to return home

Febian Inke, an international student from Papua New Guinea, was a very proud graduate on receiving his Diploma of Community Services last week.


Good job Vincent, ISLA Candidate

Congratulations to TAFE NSW international student Mr Vincent Nguyen from Vietnam, who was selected for the City of Sydney - International Student Leadership and Ambassador (ISLA) Program 2013.


From master's to PhD, via TAFE

Shingi Chando, who plans to leap straight from a diploma to a PhD, has claimed the top student award at TAFE NSW Sydney Institute.


TAFE NSW student wins again!

For the third year in a row TAFE NSW students have won the award under the VET category.


New ISLA Program

The new International Student Leadership and Ambassador (ISLA) Program aims to enhance international students' leadership skills by encouraging them to become ambassadors for the City of Sydney.


Get a career in accounting!

Be work-ready or continue into an accounting degree at a partner university.


TAFE NSW Higher Education

The NSW Minister for Education Adrian Piccoli today launched TAFE NSW Higher Education, the tertiary arm of TAFE NSW, at State Parliament House.


TAFE NSW goes social

On 20 March 2012 TAFE NSW launches its new Facebook page, one of a suite of social media tools to be rolled out in 2012 to more effectively engage with students, employers and the broader community.


TAFE NSW graduate wins

Congratulations to TAFE NSW – Hunter Institute graduate, Berias Masseque, who was announced 2011 International Student of the Year Award in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) category.


Go Higher with TAFE NSW

TAFE NSW degree courses focus on applied teaching, research and practical skills developed through individual and group tasks that simulate current industry practices.

Courses

International students can choose from over 300 courses in Sydney and regional locations. Search from Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Associate Degree and Bachelor Degree.
Select from these options to see which courses meet your needs.

Find out more about studying at a TAFE NSW institute

For further general information about qualifications, work placement, articulation, facilities and equipment, assessment methods and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) visit about TAFE NSW.

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