There is a minimum level of English language skills that are required to study at TAFE Queensland. If you donât meet the entry requirements, you may be able to enrol in one of our intensive English language training programs.
International students must meet one of the following English language proficiency requirements:
|International English Language Testing System (IELTS)||Required score is program specific. Please refer to TAFE Queensland Region websites for required score.|
|Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)||Computer based score of 530 (paper based test) or 197 (computer-based test)|
|Pearson Test of English (PTEA)||PTE A Minimum Score of 42|
|Australian Second Language Proficiency Rating (ASLPR)||Minimum individual score of 3|
|Occupational English Test (OET)||Pass|
|Cambridge English: First (FCE)||More specifically please see below equivalency of Cambridge English Scale scores with a range of IELTS scores:
|Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE)|
|English language experience
(You will need to satisfy one of the following requirements)
If you have to complete an English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS) before commencing study at TAFE Queensland, you may be able to enrol in a combined ELICOS and VET training study package. TAFE Queensland also partners with reputable ELICOS schools to provide a seamless pathway into our courses.