International Students

Townsville welcomes all international students to study, live and work in our city.

For information on ​travelling to Australia please visit the Australian Department of Home Affairs where you can find details about Entering and Leaving Australia.

This information will be regularly updated so please check back often and follow Study Townsville on Facebook and Instagram for any updates.

What can international students do to prepare to come to Townsville? 

Enrolled students 

Students should stay connected to their education provider and ensure they have provided up-to-date contact information: email, address, and phone number.

To prepare for their entry to Queensland, international students should:

  • Be aware of, and meet the Australian Government eligibility requirements before entering Australia and Queensland
  • Prepare your travel arrangements to Townsville, North Queensland

Prospective students 

International students considering study in Townsville should:

  • Identify the course and provider you would like to study with. You can find the list of providers in Townsville on our website on the Study page
  • Apply directly to their chosen institution or visit an Education Agent in your area
  • Apply for a student visa