How to apply
Step 1: Application form
You will also need to supply the following supporting documents:
Educational certificates and academic records
Evidence of employment history (if applicable)
References from employers (if applicable)
- Passport sized photograph
English language test results (International English Language Testing Systems - IELTS, Test of English as a Foreign Language - TOEFL, or International Second Language Proficiency Rating - ISLPR) (if available), and
Copy of passport and current visa if available.
You must provide all of the documentation needed to support your application (certified or notarised copies). This is required by DIAC and CQIT to ensure that your application is processed promptly.
Fax +61 7 4920 2399 or Airmail this information to the Co-ordinator, Business Services & International, LMB8065, Rockhampton, Queensland, 4700.
Step 2: Assessment of application/offer of place
CQIT will assess your application and issue you with an Offer of Place. This may be a conditional offer made on the basis that you meet certain conditions or requirements. Before the expiry date of the offer you should:
Pay the tuition fees and Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) as stated on your offer of place
OSHC is not directly issued to the student until he or she arrives at CQIT
Read the attached Refund and Transfer Agreement Form, and the Terms and Conditions of Study form. Both forms are to be signed and returned to CQIT
Send the required documentation to show that conditions have been met (if your offer is conditional). If you are unable to provide this documentation before the expiry date, please contact the Co-ordinator, Business Services & International.
Step 3: Documentation forwarded to student
CQIT will send you:
Receipt for your payment
CQIT Confirmation of Enrolment for International Students form (if you meet all conditions)
We will forward your payment and details to Allianz Global Assistance Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC). Before your program starts, CQIT will contact you regarding details of your chosen program and student orientation. If you choose to pay your own OSHC then it will be your responsibility to ensure that you are covered with your nominated provider for the duration of your program.
Step 4: Applying for your student visa
Apply to the Australian Embassy/Consulate/High Commission in your country. Your application must have attached:
Receipt from CQ TAFE
Confirmation of Enrolment for International Students
Offer of place
Proof of Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)
Arrange your travel after collecting your student visa.
Step 5: Orientation and program information
Complete orientation with your specified faculty at CQIT. Please contact the Co-ordinator, Business Services & International, prior to your commencement date if you are unable to commence your program on the nominated date.
Coordinator, Business Services & International
Telephone: +61 7 4920 2720
Facsimile: + 61 7 4920 2399
CRICOS Provider Code: 02003C