Scholarships and financial assistance programs are available to international students who want to study in Australia. Scholarships that are currently available include:
- TAFE NSW Scholarships
- Australia Awards Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships
- Australia Awards Scholarships
In 2015 TAFE NSW Institutes are offering over 100 scholarships to international students to study a Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Associate Degree or a Bachelor Degree. Each scholarship contributes $2,000 towards the tuition fees for a TAFE NSW course.
For an application form and terms and conditions, download the TAFE NSW international student scholarship 2015 PDF.
|Intakes||Application closing dates|
|Semester 1, 2015||Friday 12 December 2014|
|Semester 2, 2015||Friday 5 June 2015|
|TAFE NSW Institutes||Number of Scholarships to be offered in 2015|
|Northern Sydney Institute||40|
|South Western Sydney Institute||20|
|Western Sydney Institute||25|
The Australian Government administered by the Department of Education offers Australia Awards Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships for TAFE NSW vocational education and training courses at Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Associate Degree levels.
Australia Awards Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships provide financial help with tuition fees and living expenses.
Download video: Introduction to the Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships
Applications for the 2016 round are now open. Applications will close 30 June 2015 at 11:59 pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST).
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The Australian Government through the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade offers Australia Awards Scholarships which provide financial support for citizens of specific countries to study in Australia.
The following TAFE NSW Institutes currently offer placements to Australia Awards Scholarships students:
- Hunter Institute
- Illawarra Institute
- North Coast Institute
- Northern Sydney Institute
- South Western Sydney Institute
- Sydney Institute
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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.
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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The Australian Government wants international students to have a safe, enjoyable and rewarding study experience in Australia.
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TAFE NSW International has a worldwide network of representative agents who can help you complete and submit your application to study.
These representatives must provide you with accurate and up-to date information and advice regarding programs, courses, application procedures, living and studying in Australia. They can also assist with your visa application. If you wish to apply through an agent it is recommended that you use an agent on this list. If you choose to use another agent who is not published on this list, then TAFE NSW International is not responsible for the accuracy of the advice provided to you.
TAFE NSW English Language Centre agents
TAFE NSW English Language Centres also engage agent representatives and details of these agents can be found on the English Language pages for each of the listed Institutes. These agents may recruit students for intensive English language courses but not for any other courses at TAFE NSW.
- Blacktown (Western Sydney Institute)
- Coffs Harbour Education Campus (CHEC) (North Coast Institute)
- Kingscliff (North Coast Institute)
- Liverpool (South Western Sydney Institute)
- Meadowbank (Northern Sydney Institute)
- Newcastle (Hunter Institute)
- Parramatta (Western Sydney Institute)
- Ultimo (Sydney Institute)
- Wollongong (Illawarra Institute)
If you have any concerns with regard to the service provided by our agent representatives, please contact us.