Studying in Queensland

Queensland government website providing Information about Queensland’s international education and training providers.

Information about Queensland capital city for international students.

Study in Australia
Australian government website providing information 12 languages about studying in Australia.

Registration and Accreditation

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000
Legislation designed to protect the interests of students coming to Australia on student visas.

Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS)
Australian government website that lists all Australian education providers registered to offer courses to people studying in Australia on student visas, and the courses offered.

Non State Schools Accreditation Board
Accreditation body for non-state schools in Queensland. It is responsible for assessing accreditation applications and awarding accreditation to schools that complying with a set of criteria.

Queensland Studies Authority
Provides syllabuses, guidelines, assessment, reporting, testing, accreditation and certification services for Queensland schools.

Visas and Quarantine

The Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP)
Government body responsible for granting student visas.

Student Visas
Student visas are granted to approved students studying a registered course, or part of a registered course, on a full time basis.

Tourist Visas
For courses under three months’ duration. Students intending to study a longer course must apply for a student visa.

Student Guardian Visa
For foreign nationals applying to stay in Australia as the guardian of a student who is studying in Australia.

Information about What you can bring to Australia