5 reasons to study with TAFE NSW

Are you looking for a quality, personalised education in Australia that will allow you reach your potential and achieve long-term success? At TAFE NSW, you can find the right course for your needs — whether you’ve just left school, are making a career change or want to build upon your existing skills.

While there are many reasons to study with TAFE NSW, here are five ways they can offer you a premium educational experience.


1. Be confident with Australia’s largest training provider

When you study with TAFE NSW, you know you’re in the best possible hands. In fact, 88.8% of international onshore graduates say they would recommend the VET training they received.

You could be among the 500,000 students who enrol into nationally recognised courses at TAFE NSW each year. Courses can be taken from over 50 different locations around New South Wales. Whether you crave a city, coastal or mountains surroundings, you can find the perfect campus in a location that matches the Australian lifestyle you’d most enjoy.

The small class sizes and personalised approach to learning will give you greater access to quality education, allowing you to boost your skills along the way. 


2. Be trained by industry leaders and experts

For education to be meaningful, it must be relevant — and who better to learn from than experienced professionals who are passionate about their industry? The teachers at TAFE NSW bring their professional expertise to the classroom to ensure you get the highest level of practical training. 

With more than 25,000 employer connections as well as job placement solutions, you can make valuable networking contacts and get a great head start while you’re studying.


3. Be connected to a diverse international student community

When moving to a new country, the best way to settle in is to connect with people who are in the same situation as you. TAFE NSW enrols international students from all corners of the globe, each bringing their unique perspective and background to the classroom.

One of the best ways to make new friends is to join the Student Association. It provides a range of great services, discounts, facilities and activities for students. It’s a great way to get involved, and membership is free for all international students.


4. Be job-ready with practical experience

Courses at TAFE NSW are recognised for their hands-on approach to skills training, with built-in internships and work placements to enhance your employability and career prospects. You can learn industry-relevant skills and in some instances, even start being paid while you’re still learning.

TAFE NSW has a 96% satisfaction rating among New South Wales employers for the training given to students, while 82% of graduates find employment after training.


5. Be in demand with recognised global qualifications

Qualifications are available in a range of study areas such as business, commerce, hospitality, information technology, fashion design and aged care. TAFE NSW offers their own bachelor degrees and has pathway agreements with several Australian universities. If you choose a vocational course — that’s a certificate, diploma or advanced diploma — you may be eligible for credit towards a degree at university.

A qualification with TAFE NSW can offer you the best of what Australia has to offer. Their award-winning training is recognised through the growth of strong and valuable industry partnerships and a high rate of graduate employment. Courses and facilities at TAFE NSW are updated regularly to suit local community and industry needs.


Visit the TAFE NSW website for more information and to start your journey today.

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