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International students can choose from over 300 courses in Sydney and regional locations. Search from Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Associate Degree and Bachelor Degree.
Select from these options to see which courses meet your needs.

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For further general information about qualifications, work placement, articulation, facilities and equipment, assessment methods and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) visit about TAFE NSW.

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2018 Award winners and secretary and dep secretary

Mark Scott, Secretary, Department of Education with Sam Lee, Betty Bi, Mahime Watanabe and Murat Dizdar, Deputy Secretary, School Operations and Performance.

NSW Department of Education International Student Awards

In its tenth year, the award ceremony was held at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Each of the winners was presented with a trophy, a certificate and a cheque for $1,000.

Congratulations to the following students for winning the 2018 NSW Department of Education International Student Awards.

  • Sam Lee, from Korea won the Leadership Award
  • Mahime Watanabe, from Japan won the School Service Award
  • Betty Bi, from China won the Academic Achievement Award.

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As part of the NSW Department of Education (DE), DE International manages the following programs:


We are a proud representative of Australian Government Schools International (AGSI), a collaborative association of government schools with international student programs.

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DE International has a worldwide network of representative agents who can help you complete and submit your application to study.

These representatives must provide you with accurate and up-to date information and advice regarding programs, courses, application procedures, living and studying in Australia. They can also assist with your visa application. If you wish to apply through an agent it is recommended that you use an agent on this list. If you choose to use another agent who is not published on this list, then DE International is not responsible for the accuracy of the advice provided to you.

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