No matter what your study goals, TAFE Queensland can help get you there. Whether you want to improve your English language skills or continue your studies in Australia at university, we have a pathway to suit your needs.

English language pathways

Improve your English language skills and develop the confidence you need to succeed in your academic studies.


Study English at TAFE Queensland

Our comprehensive English language courses will give you the skills you need to study in Australia. Successful completion of our English courses such as English for Academic Purposes (EAP), IELTS Preparation, Cambridge FCE preparation and Cambridge CAE preparation will give you a direct entry into a course of your choice at TAFE Queensland.

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English language partners

We also have partnerships with a range of English language partners who can help enhance your English language skills before your commence your academic studies at TAFE Queensland. Completing your English studies at one of our partner providers gives you access to a direct entry pathway into your preferred TAFE Queensland course.


Our English language partners include:

University pathways

If you want to continue your studies in Australia at university, a TAFE Queensland diploma can help you get there.


Diploma to degree pathways

We have hundreds of further education pathways available through our partnerships with some of Australia's leading universities. Our diploma to degree pathways will give you the best of both worlds, combining practical training from TAFE Queensland with the theoretical knowledge of a prestigious university degree.

Download the International Pathways Guide

Advanced standing

Your TAFE Queensland qualification will count as credit or advanced standing towards your university degree, saving you time and money. In most cases, a diploma will count as one year towards a related bachelor program. You'll graduate in the same time as your peers with two qualifications in the same time it would normally take you to complete one.


Start working in your industry sooner

Once you finish your diploma you'll be able to put your skills into practice straight away and start working in your industry while you complete your university studies. You'll graduate university with valuable industry experience, giving you a head start on your peers and a competitive edge in the job market.


Our university pathway providers for international students include: 

International pathways guide

To see what pathways are currently available for your area of interest, download the latest version of our international pathways guide.

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