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Queensford College

Australia
Overview

Overview

Queensford College is a well-respected educational institution which offers qualifications that are recognised at a national level. The courses offered by the college deliver excellent skills and qualifications for students who are looking to pursue further education or develop their career. With a nationally recognised qualification from the college, graduates will find themselves with a wide range of options open to them after their studies have concluded.

The college and its staff are dedicated to the success of its students. The college provides students with an education that will equip them for achievement, expose them to new ways of thinking and arm them with abilities and attitudes needed to achieve their education or career objectives.

Queensford College hosts campuses across Australia in many major cities including Parramatta, Brisbane, and Adelaide. All of the college's campuses are a short journey from a wide range of student-friendly amenities.

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What's new

What's new

The Queensford College Brisbane site has recently undergone a comprehensive refurbishment, and classes have re-commenced. As a result of the college's investment into improving the facility, students will be able to enjoy a fresh new learning environment with modern classrooms, kitchenettes and other facilities. In addition to this, cutting-edge new computer labs and collaborative learning spaces have been added to allow students to take their achievements to the next level.

At the Adelaide Campus, facilities and opportunities continue to grow as a new level is added to the Queensford Building in the city's central business district. This new facility will allow for additional classrooms as well as a state-of-the-art commercial kitchen for budding chefs. This is just one part of the college's ongoing commitment to quality, growth and taking the leading in expanding transfer and professional education.

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Teaching quality

Teaching quality

At Queensford College, students can be assured that their chosen course satisfies national standards as set out by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This standard is an assurance that the college's educational and professional training offerings, which are tailor-made for international students, are equal in quality to other leading educational institutions both within Australia and beyond.

Instructors and training staff at Queensford College are passionate educators. Every single one of them is well qualified and has ample professional experience in their field. Many of them are industry experts who remain abreast of new developments and exciting challenges in their areas. The entire academics team at the college works continually to further develop their expertise and grow their competency level by means of additional research projects, professional training, and a lifetime of study.

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Department structure

Department structure

Queensford College offers programs of study, professional qualifications and short courses across a number of study areas. These include:

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Child Care
  • Nursing
  • Aged Care
  • Fitness
  • Horticulture
  • Hospitality
  • Commercial Cookery
  • Information Technology
  • Management
  • Short Courses

The college is committed to offering a diverse range of courses and programs which cater to the needs of International students in additional to domestic learners. Courses available to new students include certificates and diplomas in Spoken Written English, Business, Social Media and IT, Accounting, Individual Support, Commercial Cookery, Age care, Childcare, and Hospitality.

Further details on the courses mentioned, in addition to a wide array of other learning options, can be found through the college's website. The college welcomes enquiries around any of its courses.

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Entry requirements

Entry requirements

Queensford College places a high priority in ensuring that every student who chooses to study at the college will be able to get the most out of their experience. As a result, the college has established a number of entry requirements which are in place to ensure that everyone who attains a place at the college to undertake a Nationally Accredited Program will hold the necessary skills and abilities required to succeed in their studies. Applicants should note that some courses may have additional or enhanced entry requirements – such information can be found on the course-specific page.

Academic

Students applying at Certificate III level will need to provide evidence of:

  • Completion of Australian year 11 or equivalent
  • Will need to pass Queensford College's internal LLN/English Placement test

Students applying at Certificate IV level will need to provide evidence of:

  • Completion of Australian equivalent year 11 or equivalent for some nationalities – please check this before applying
  • Completion of at least an Australian year 12 equivalent
  • Will need to pass Queensford College internal LLN/English Placement test

English Language Proficiency

Students applying at Certificate III level will need to provide evidence of:

  • IELTS score of 5.0 or more, or equivalent on similar test
  • Will need to pass Queensford College's relevant Internal English Placement Test

Students applying at Certificate IV level will need to provide evidence of:

  • IELTS score of 5.5 or more, or equivalent on similar test
  • Will need to pass Queensford College's relevant Internal English Placement Test.

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Facilities

Facilities

At Queensford College, the administration works constantly to enhance all students' learning experience and student lifestyle across its three campuses. The sites hosted by the college are regularly upgraded with a range of bespoke facilities including Specialised Training centres.

The college's Brisbane campus is equipped with a fully operational commercial kitchen that offers students outstanding training opportunities thanks to its state-of-the-art facilities.

Meanwhile, the college's Parramatta campus is home to a professional commercial kitchen of its own, which will provide Commercial Cookery and Hospitality students at Queensford the ideal place to supercharge their culinary skills.

In addition to this, the college's Parramatta and Brisbane campuses are also furnished with outstanding clinal and nursing facilities which provide nursing students with unbeatable benefits through real-world practice and work simulation.

The college also supports its Aged Care and Child Care courses through the maintenance of specialised facilities including individual simulation rooms. These areas contain everything students will need including Manual Handling equipment, First Aid Kits and Child Care furniture.

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Scholarships & funding

Scholarships & funding

The college offers a range of flexible payments which cater to any student's financial situation. The funding options offered by the college are designed to allow students to complete their studies without stress and achieve great value for money.

Students are able to pay up front for their studies, via a payment plan with weekly, fortnightly, monthly or per semester payments, and via direct debit.

Students who have successfully enrolled at the college should consider seeking additional scholarships, bursaries or grants to assist them in completing their studies or funding their student lifestyle. Hundreds of different awards are available from a variety of organisations, institutes, charities or companies. These bodies may run programmes of awards and scholarships according to particular applicant criteria such as academic achievement, nationality or membership of a certain organisation.

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Average cost of living in Australia

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At Queensford College
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Total average cost: $2462

  • $1030
    Housing
  • $898
    Food
  • $138
    Daily life
  • $396
    Clothing
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