TAFE in New South Wales

Why study at TAFE NSW

‘TAFE’ is Technical And Further Education. TAFE NSW deliver flexible study programs that prepare you for the real world of work. Study at TAFE NSW involves both theory and practice and this could happen in the form of industry placements.

Location

Over 130 ideal locations for study across New South Wales. There are many convenient locations to suit you.

TAFE NSW also offers distance and open learning through the Open Training & Education Network (OTEN) for those who wish to study at their own pace and convenience.

Study Options / Courses

TAFE NSW offers a wide and extensive range of courses. Please submit our Application Form to receive information on study options and courses.

NSW Tafe - Pathways to success

NSW Tafe - Pathways to success

TAFE NSW offers international students many different paths to success. Credit transfers and diploma-to-degree arrangements are very popular with international students.   D2D Diploma to Degree Pathways program This is the fast track option...
TAFE NSW beat Australia's best

TAFE NSW beat Australia's best

The TAFE NSW team overwhelmed their inter-state rivals by winning 47 medals at the 2006 National WorldSkills Competition in Melbourne. The TAFE NSW team comprised of over 140 bright and talented young students who travelled down to Melbourne in order...
Sydney Institute

Sydney Institute

Overview Sydney Institute can boast its fair share fair of superlatives. Founded in 1891 it is one of the oldest TAFEs of the state. Its more than 800 courses also make it one of the largest. Its strong cooperation with some of the leading companies...
Northern Sydney Institute

Northern Sydney Institute

Overview More than 50.000 students a year select the vocational services of Northern Sydney Institute, making it one of the biggest TAFE institutes in the country. Situated in the busy northern suburbs of Sydney the college makes a point of founding...
Western Sydney Institute and OTEN

Western Sydney Institute and OTEN

Overview Western Sydney Institute is recognized as one of the biggest TAFEs of the whole country. With a student population of about 90.000 per year and the range of courses exceeding 1.000 its size is certainly impressive. Nevertheless, individual...
South Western Sydney Institute

South Western Sydney Institute

Overview South Western Sydney Institute teaches almost 80.000 students every year. This enormous student population combined with a range of courses that exceeds 650 make the TAFE one of the biggest supplier for education in New South Wales. Through...
TAFE NSW Hunter Institute

TAFE NSW Hunter Institute

Overview For more than 100 years Hunter Institute has provided high quality education for its students. Today over 50.000 students are enlisted at Hunter Institute making it one of the larger TAFEs in Australia. Located in one of the premier industrial...
TAFE NSW Illawarra Institute

TAFE NSW Illawarra Institute

Overview TAFE NSW Illwarra Institute offers a variety of courses as varied as the settings of its campuses. From general education and training to specialist courses the TAFE can cater for every requirement – this is the main asset of Illawarra I...
TAFE NSW New England Institute

TAFE NSW New England Institute

Overview Providing education for an area that exceeds 100.000 square kilometres of Northern New South Wales, New England Institute has incorporated some innovative learning strategies into its portfolio. Modern technologies such as web-based learning...

North Coast Institute

Overview About 40.000 students a year choose the vocational services of North Coast Institute. The TAFE is proud of its strong and ongoing relationship with the local industry. This guarantees a constant exchange of knowledge and a focus on the regions...
Riverina Institute

Riverina Institute

Overview With its more than 500 courses TAFE NSW Riverina Institute is the premier provider of vocational training and education in the Riverina and Murray region. Filling this role in one of the more remote and sparsely populated areas of New South...
Western Institute

Western Institute

Overview The Western Institute is responsible for some of the most isolated areas in eastern Australia. Servicing more than half of New South Wales some 32.000 students are currently enlisted at this TAFE. The rural settings of most of the campuses...
English Courses

English Courses

International students who want to improve their English language skills can do so by attending one of the Courses by TAFE New South Wales. Beginners as well as advanced learners can pick from a multitude of courses which last from five to 50 weeks. The...