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    TAFE SOUTH AUSTRALIA - [TAFE SA], ADELAIDE, SOUTH AUSTRALIA

    Adelaide, South AustraliaLocation
    InstituteSchool type
    EStd 1971established year
    70000enrollment

    TAFE South Australia: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

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    Established in 1971, TAFE SA is an independent statutory corporation of the Government of South Australia. It is one of South Australia’s largest vocational education and training providers with more than 70,000 students. The institute is a Registered Training Organization and Higher Education Provider managed by the National Regulators, Australian Skills Quality Authority and the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency. It offers more than 1000 courses across 80 areas with flexible delivery options. TAFE SA works with industry groups to deliver high-quality training and contemporary career opportunities. International students from more than 70 countries prefer TAFE SA for the quality of education.

    Highlights

    University Type Vocational Education and Training Institute
    Campus setting Urban
    Student Enrollment 70,000
    Locations 8
    Employment rate 85%
    Courses 630+
    Short Courses 400
    Delivery Sites 290
    Website https://www.tafesa.edu.au/

    Campus

    • The institute has sub-urban campuses across 8 different locations and delivers training across 300 locations across South Australia
    • Apart from the metropolitan and regional campuses, the institute has established Centres of Excellence to cater to the specific industry needs.

    Housing Facilities

    The international students can opt for on-campus as well as off-campus accommodation:

    • On-Campus Accommodation: Regency International House: The villa-style complex on the Regency campus includes villa units and private bedrooms with shared sitting room, kitchenette, Laundry facilities, computer suite, and common rooms for games, tutorial, dining.
    • Off-campus Accommodation: Students can opt for private rentals at homestays, shared accommodation, Unilodge City gardens, and Urbanest.

    Programs

    • TAFE SA offers more than 1000 vocational education & training programs across 80 areas of industry and activity through flexible delivery options
    • Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Associate, and Bachelor's degree along with skill sets and customized short courses are offered by the institute.
    • The programs are offered in the field of Arts & Design, Building & Construction, Health & Lifestyle, Business & Marketing, Information Technology, Hospitality & Tourism, Mining, and Engineering, etc.
    • The institute also delivers 50 University packed programs with the University of Adelaide, the University of South Australia and Flinders University.

    TAFE SA Tuition Fee

    Courses 2020-21 Program Fee(AUD)
    Arts & Design:
    Certificate Courses
    Diploma Courses
    Advanced Diploma Courses

    7200 - 14,400
    12,900 - 27,800
    7,100-28,800
    Building & Construction:
    Certificate Courses
    Diploma of Building design
    Associate Degree in Electrical Engineering

    13,900
    26,800
    35,500
    Business & Marketing:
    Certificate Courses
    Diploma Courses
    Advanced Diploma of Accounting

    6,700
    6,700-20,850
    7050
    Community Services:
    Certificate Courses
    Diploma Courses

    6,700
    10,050-24,800
    Health and Lifestyle:
    Certificate Courses
    Diploma Courses

    6,700-8000
    24,000-40,300
    Hospitality & Tourism:
    Certificate Courses
    Diploma Courses
    Bachelor of Tourism,
    Hospitality and Event management

    6,700-15,500
    5,150-13,900
    45,500
    Information Technology:
    Certificate Courses
    Diploma Courses

    6700-13,900
    13,400-20,100
    Mining, Engineering, and Automotive:
    Certificate Courses
    Diploma Courses
    Associate degree
    6,500-16,500
    7700-26,650
    35,500
    Primary Industries and Science:
    Certificate Courses
    Diploma Courses
    Advanced Diploma Courses

    9800-10,300
    9300-20,600

    Application Process

    To apply to Australian universities, students must perform the following steps:

    Application Portal:

    The prospective international students can apply in one of the following ways:

    Application Fee: Not required for online applications

    Application Deadlines

    Intake sessions  Deadline
    July 2020 15 May 2020
    October 2020 2 August 2020
    January 2021 15 November 2020
    April 2021 2 march 2021

    Eligibility Criteria

    Prospective international students are required to meet the following criteria to secure admission to the programs offered by TAFE SA.

    • Age: Completed at least 17 years
    • Meet minimum test score requirements in TOEFL/IELTS/ PTE/Cambridge tests
    • Academic Entry Criteria:
      • Certificate III course – completion of year 10/equivalent
      • Certificate IV course -completion of year 11/equivalent
      • Diplomas, Advanced Diplomas, Associate Degree and Bachelor Degree courses - completion of year 12/equivalent

    Documents Required

    • Completed online application
    • Official academic transcripts
    • English proficiency test score reports
    • Receipt for payment of tuition and Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)
    • Proof of your Overseas Student Health Cover
    • Academic reference
    • Copy of passport
    • Financial affidavits

    Financial Aid

    • International students are not eligible for the funding options offered by the institute. However, they can look for other scholarships in Australia.
    • International students from eligible countries pursuing full-time study at participating Australian Universities or TAFE institutions can apply for Australia Awards Scholarships to have financial support till the course completion period.
    • International Student Support Package(ISSP) worth 13.8 million AUD is allocated from the South Australian Government to assist students during the COVID-19 pandemic
    • International students of TAFE SA living in South Australia and affected during the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for a 500 AUD emergency grant through a separate application process.
    • Many international students are offered part-time work following the completion of a successful work placement in their field of study.
    $ 9,2461st YEAR
    FEES

    2 years

    Course Duration

    Nov 15

    Application Deadline

    EXAM SCORESIELTS5.5

    3 years

    Course Duration

    EXAM SCORESIELTS6.0
    $ 9,9361st YEAR
    FEES

    1 year

    Course Duration

    Nov 15

    Application Deadline

    EXAM SCORESIELTS5.5

    2 years

    Course Duration

    Nov 15

    Application Deadline

    EXAM SCORESIELTS5.5
    $ 9,9361st YEAR
    FEES

    1 year

    Course Duration

    Nov 15

    Application Deadline

    EXAM SCORESIELTS5.5

    TAFE South Australia Overview

    Insitution type
    Private
    Student Population
    70000
    Average Cost of Attendance
    $4,623 / Year

    Admission & dates

    Term 1 Deadlines

    November 15

    Application deadline

    Term 2 Deadlines

    March 2

    Application deadline

    Term 3 Deadlines

    May 15

    Application deadline

    Test Scores For International Applicants

    ExamsAvg. ScoreMin ScoreMax. Score%Submitted
    Language Proficiency
    IELTS Check Detailed Score-5.5--
    Reading-5.0--
    Speaking-5.0--
    Listening-5.0--
    Writing-5.0--

    Attendance Cost

    $4623

    attendance cost

    The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

    Tuition fees
    Undergraduate Programs
    $4,623 / Year
    +61-8-8463-5487
    TELEPHONE
    1800-049-492
    TOLL FREE
    Mount Burr Rd, Millicent SA 5280.
    ADDRESS

    Nearby this campus

    • Bus Station
    • Super Market
    • Airport

    Bus Station

    Stop D1 Currie St - North Side0.05 km
    Stop C1 Currie St - North side0.08 km
    Stop W2 Currie St - South side0.10 km
    Stop W1 Currie St - South side0.13 km
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    Airport

    Adelaide Airport6.31 km
    Kingscote Airport131.14 km
    Whyalla Airport230.44 km
    Port Lincoln Airport250.49 km
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    Super Market

    Coles Grote St0.61 km
    Jagger Fine Foods0.68 km
    Woolworths Rundle Mall0.72 km
    Coles Rundle Mall0.72 km
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    *All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary

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