Tasmania is a unique destination to live, work and study, and provides you with the opportunity to gain a contemporary education in an exceptional location.

With breathtaking landscapes, a relaxed lifestyle, plenty of gourmet food and wine, and a vibrant arts and cultural scene, our safe and welcoming community makes Tasmania a drawcard for students from across the globe.

TasTAFE is the largest registered provider of vocational education and training in the state, and is owned and operated by the Tasmanian Government. With industry standard facilities, experienced teachers, and a commitment to ensuring you gain the skills you need for the job you want – there’s no better place to undertake your training!

A qualification from TasTAFE will provide you with industry-relevant workplace knowledge and practical skills that are in demand across the world.

As an international student, you can choose to study nationally recognised courses from Certificate III level through to Advanced Diploma, in a wide range of industry areas including Tourism and Hospitality, Business and Accounting, Information Technology, Science and Community Services.

To find out more about what courses are on offer this year, view our international course list (redirects to the GETI website).

TasTAFE CRICOS Number: 03041M

Questions and applications

If you have any questions about studying in Tasmania, or if you’d like to apply to study at TasTAFE, you will need to contact the Government Education and Training International (GETI) unit, which is the representative of TasTAFE’s international programs.

GETI’s International Admissions team can answer your questions about:

  • courses at TasTAFE, including English language courses
  • fees and payment options for courses
  • exchange program opportunities with overseas schools or Vocational Education and Training institutions
  • student visas
  • education for your school aged children.

For more information on courses offered at TasTAFE – including fees – please visit the GETI website.

You can also contact GETI directly on +61 3 6165 5727 or email

International student support

We understand that leaving home to study in another country can be as overwhelming as it is exciting – which is why we ensure every international student has access to the support and advice of an International Student Advisor.

Our International Student Advisors are here to assist you on your education and training journey at TasTAFE, and will do their best to make your stay in Tasmania as productive and enjoyable as possible.

Visit the International student support page