Course Entry Requirement

• Students must be over 18 years of age.
• Students must have completed an overseas equivalent of Year 10 or higher qualification.
• Students must have either an IELTS score of 5.5 total or above with no band lower than 5.0 or equivalent.

• Students must be over 18 years of age.
• Students must have completed an overseas equivalent of Year 12 or higher qualification.
• Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
            o Educated for 5 years in an English-speaking country; or
            o Completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO; or
            o Successful completion of an English Placement Test
*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.

• Students must be over 18 years of age.
• Students must have completed an overseas equivalent of Year 12 or higher qualification.
• Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
            o Educated for 5 years in an English-speaking country; or
            o Completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO; or
            o Successful completion of an English Placement Test
*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.

• Students must be over 18 years of age.
• Students must have completed the Advanced Diploma level course (AQF Level 6).
• Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
            o Educated for 5 years in an English-speaking country; or
            o Completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO; or
            o Successful completion of an English Placement Test
*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.

• Students must be over 18 years of age.
• Students must participate in a course entry interview to determine suitability for the course and student needs
• Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
            o Educated for 5 years in an English-speaking country; or
            o Completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO; or
            o Successful completion of an English Placement Test
*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.

• Students must be over 18 years of age.
• Students must have successfully completed SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery.
• Students must participate in a course entry interview to determine suitability for the course and student needs.
• Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
            o Educated for 5 years in an English-speaking country; or
            o Completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO; or
            o Successful completion of an English Placement Test
*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.

• Students must be over 18 years of age.
• Students must have completed an overseas equivalent of Year 12 or higher qualification.
• Students must participate in a course entry interview to determine suitability for the course and student needs.
• Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
            o Educated for 5 years in an English-speaking country; or
            o Completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO; or
            o Successful completion of an English Placement Test
*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.

Competency in English

If one of the following applies, you do not need to provide evidence of an English test score with your visa application:

You are enrolled in full-time school studies as a principal course including in a secondary exchange programme, a postgraduate research course, a standalone English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS), and Foreign Affairs or Defence sponsored students.

You have completed at least five years study in one or more of the following countries: Australia, UK, USA, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, or the Republic of Ireland.

You are a citizen and hold a passport from UK, USA, Canada, NZ or Republic of Ireland.

In the two years before applying for the student visa, you completed, in Australia and in English language, either the Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or a substantial component of a course leading to a qualification from the Australian Qualifications Framework at the Certificate IV or higher level, while you held a student visa.