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Western Australia’s (WA's) education system includes study pathways and awards that link together higher education, vocational studies and upper secondary schooling.

This is known as the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) and enables you to move easily from one study level to the next. To learn more, view qualification levels on the AQF website(opens in a new tab).

Explore your study options in WA

Vocational education and training studies

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Our TAFE qualifications give you practical skills for work, through quality vocational education and training (VET). Choose from more than 100 high quality courses across campus locations in Perth and regional WA.

English language studies

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When you apply to study at TAFE, we assess whether you first need to study English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS).

Learn English with our partner language colleges

Primary and secondary school

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WA Government schools offer high quality teaching and education in a safe, encouraging environment. 

Enable your child to reach their full potential. Enrol your child from pre-primary through to Year 12.

Higher education

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Western Australia is home to world class universities and higher education colleges. A TIWA UniPathway can lead you to university from a wide range of TAFE courses.

You can package your study application, to receive offers from TIWA and the university together. 

Last updated on June 28, 2023