You can apply online or via one of our registered education agents. Prior to application, you must meet the entry requirements that are listed on each specific course page.
Once your application is submitted, we will review it and for successful applications send you out a Gordon Offer and Acceptance Agreement for your signature and return. Once we receive your signed Acceptance Agreement we will issue you an invoice for payment.
Once payment has been made we will send you a Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE) certificate for your student visa application. When your Visa has been granted you need to send us the relevant forms if you would like us to arrange accommodation arrangement and/or airport pickup.
The Gordon has a boutique network of Agents who are specialist in providing professional and reliable advice on our courses and institute. They will assist you complete the application process, then smooth the logistics of preparing to leave and ultimately, assist you to arrive safely in your chosen study destination. Find Agents near you.
Visit our friendly Customer Service Center with your invoice to make cash payment.
Bank account details are provided on your invoice. You must send a copy of the receipt including your full name and student ID.
All bank drafts/ cheques are to be made out to “Gordon Institute of TAFE”.Ensure that you write your full name and student ID on the back of the draft.
20 weeks or less enrolment - Full course payment required
More than 20 weeks enrolment - 50% of payment is required.
ELICOS & mainstream
20 weeks or less ELICOS - ELICOS in full and first semester of mainstream course
More than 20 weeks ELICOS – 50% of ELICOS fee and first semester of mainstream course
First semester payment
Accommodation arrangement service fee
- 20 weeks or more of study- up to 15 weeks of study
Airport pickup service fee
Overseas Student Health Cover BUPA (single cover for 12 months)
*Student Amenities fee ( per term)
Additional course material fee
see each course for details
* Student Amenities fees contribute to the provision of the following student services: Counselling, Careers Resource Centre, Library and a wide range of student facilities.
Requests for refunds will be assessed in accordance with The Gordon’s refund policy for International Students you have agreed on. Please ensure you have read and understood the refund policy before signing. The refund policy can be found on the Offer and Acceptance Agreement for International Students.
International students wishing to study in Australia must obtain a valid Student Visa.
The visa application requirements and processing time can be lengthy, taking anywhere from a few weeks up to several months. It is very important you contact the nearest Australian Embassy, Diplomatic Mission, Consulate or High Commission for information as early as possible.
Location details for Australian Embassies, Consulates and representative offices can be found at www.dfat.gov.au/missions.
Refer to the Department of Immigration and Board Protection website to familiarise yourself with both the mandatory and discretionary visa conditions.
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