Key Information

  • Students up to year 12 can enrol as an international student on a student visa in Tasmanian Government Schools
  • Enrolment applications can be completed by parents or school staff.

Full Fee Paying Students (FFPS)

This information is for students who are looking to apply for a student visa to study in Tasmania. If you are unsure what visa you are applying for, please email

Tasmanian schools deliver the Australian curriculum and have a history of academic excellence. Our schools offer a great selection of subjects. Our Year 11 and 12 schools offer a variety of enrichment activities; learning goes beyond the classroom.  

Why Tasmania?  

Specialised senior schools 

Tasmanian government schools are divided into Junior High (Years 7–10) and Senior High (Years 11–12). Senior High Schools are specialised learning centres for students aged 16 and over. They provide an excellent learning environment, with near 100 exciting subject choices.  

Tasmanian Government Homestay program 

Operated by the Tasmanian Government, our homestay program offers safe, secure and welcoming accommodation for students from Year 9 – 12 to experience an authentic Australian family and community life.

Personalised support 

Each school employs a dedicated International Student Advisor to support international students. GETI also manage a 24/7 emergency support line. We are always here to help.  

How to enrol as an International Student?  

Apply directly via online application form

Fees and term dates:  

Available on GETI’s website

Paying fees  

Payments are made through the GETI Office. Full fee paying student tuition fees cover school levies, but some courses and programs may charge other fees.

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