Students must meet entry requirements depending on the type of application they are submitting, see: How to apply
Some international students need to pay fees to study in a Victorian government school and some students are exempted from paying fees, depending on the visa they or their parent hold. To determine if you need to pay fees, see: Visa fee table
Submitting an application
Most international students must submit an application to the Department of Education in order to study in a Victorian government school. To learn about the application types and to submit an application, see: How to apply or speak to an education agent, see: Find an agent
Only international students who are fee-exempt can apply to their local school directly. All other applications must be submitted through the Department of Education.
My application status
To check on the progress of your application, see: the online application module
A range of training resources and programs are available for our accredited education agents, including our online training module.
Become an accredited agent
We are currently not accrediting new education agents as we are reviewing our education agent accreditation. To register your interest, email:
Other frequently asked questions
For other common queries, see: FAQs