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There are two main types of entry requirement. Academic and English language.
Some courses have additional requirements including portfolios, essays and interviews.
To see a list of academic entry requirements, download the International Student Guide (page 39).
The minimum English language requirement is:
- Academic IELTS 5.5, or
- TOEFL (iBT) 71, or
- Certificate III in English for Further Study at Sydney TAFE, or
- STEP EIKEN Pre-1 unless otherwise specified, or
- An equivalent qualification from one of our partners.
Please check the TAFE NSW International website for course-specific entry requirements.
Our CRICOS Provider Code is 00591E and CRICOS Provider Name is TAFE NSW - Technical & Further Education Commission