Admission Information

Greystone College has a global mindset, offering a carefully developed set of programs that prepare students for success in global careers.   

We welcome you to learn with us in our colleges and gain your higher education in an English speaking college and country. 

Greystone College is experienced in supporting your learning experience abroad.  Our team of international student advisors, academic team, and counsellors can support you with any aspect of your transition to Australia, including cultural orientation, academic advising and more. Reach out to us any time.  We’re here to help you have a life-changing living and learning experience with Greystone College. 

 

Visas 

All students planning to study at Greystone College will require an appropriate visa. The following is general information. Visa regulations are determined by the Department of Home Affairs in Australia and are subject to change. Please verify visa information with the nearest Australian Embassy or Consulate. Please refer to the following website to determine what type of visa you will need to study at Greystone College visit the Department of Home Affairs website.

Working Holiday Visa - Students who apply for and receive a Working Holiday Visa can study for 17 weeks and can work full-time for a maximum of 6 months for one employer. Students on this visa are responsible for arranging their own heath and travel insurance.

 

Student Visa - Students applying for a Student Visa must be enrolled for full-time study and submit an electronic confirmation of enrollment from the school, along with the appropriate visa paperwork. On approval from Australian immigration a Student Visa will be issued for the duration of studies, and allows students to get permission to work 20 hours a week, with some restrictions.

 

Other Visas - There are other visas that may allow study options as part of their conditions. Please check with the immigration link above or with the closest embassy or consulate. However, students with focused long term study needs should come on a Student Visa. 

 

Language Requirements

All students planning to attend Greystone College will be required to participate in an interview in order to determine their suitability for their desired program. For non-native English speakers, the interview will also examine language ability. The interview can be conducted in person, or over the phone.

International students must demonstrate an upper intermediate level of English by completing our online assessment test and an arranged speaking interview, or by submitting an official test score that meets the minimum requirement for their desired program of study. Please refer to the chart for individual program language requirements.

NOTE : If you do not currently meet the language requirements, please let us know. Our English language programs available through ILSC Language Schools can help prepare you for entry into one of our Business programs.

 

BUSINESS TOEIC IELTS ILSC Level
Certificate II in Business BSB20115 500 with a minimum reading score of 200 4.0 with a minimum band score of 4.0 B4
Certificate II in Customer Engagement BSB20215 500 with a minimum reading score of 200 4 with a minimum band score of 4.0 B4
Certificate III in Business BSB30115 525 with a minimum reading score of 250 4.5 with a minimum band score of 4.0 I1
Certificate IV in Business BSB40215 600 with a minimum reading score of 300 5 with a minimum band score of 5.0 I2
Certificate IV in International Trade BSB41115 650 with a minimum reading score of 350 5.5 with a minimum band score of 5.0 I3
Certificate IV in Marketing and Communication BSB42415 650 with a minimum reading score of 350 5.5 with a minimum band score of 5.0 I3
Diploma of Marketing and Communication BSB52415 650 with a minimum reading score of 350 5.5 with a minimum band score of 5.0 I3
Diploma of International Business BSB50815 650 with a minimum reading score of 350 5.5 with a minimum band score of 5.0 I3
Diploma of Leadership and Management BSB51915 650 with a minimum reading score of 350 5.5 with a minimum band score of 5.0 I3
Diploma of Project Management BSB51415 650 with a minimum reading score of 350 5.5 with a minimum band score of 5.0 I3

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a way of getting any previous relevant experience – working, training, volunteering, including activities in the community – formally recognised towards a qualification. The RPL process is available to all students. 

Applications for RPL must be submitted either before you enrol or during the first term of study. Applications for RPL will only be accepted if:

  • you are enrolled in an approved course; and
  • the appropriate fee has been paid; and
  • the application is made in the first term of study

All RPL applications must meet ESOS Act requirements when applied to student visa holders.

 

Credit Transfer

Credit Transfer applies if the student holds a Statement of Attainment for a Unit of Competency and this unit can be credited towards the qualification they are enrolled in. You will need statements of academic achievement to support your request for credit transfer. 

Credit Transfer only applies to the course you are enrolled in. If you change courses, your Credit Transfer will be reviewed to ensure that it is still appropriate. 

Please review the full Recognition of Prior Learning & Credit Transfer Policy for full details.

All Credit Transfer applications must meet ESOS Act requirements when applied to student visa holders.

 

Nationally Recognised Training

All courses offered at Greystone College are accredited courses and are nationally recognised. Nationally recognised training is any programme of training leading to vocational qualifications and credentials that are recognised across Australia. This means the course you study at Greystone College:

  • meets an established industry, enterprise, educational, legislative or community need

  • provides appropriate competency outcomes and a satisfactory basis for assessment

  • meets national quality assurance requirements

  • is aligned appropriately to the AQF where it leads to a qualification

 

Agent Partners

Greystone College are proud of the global agent partners they work with.  We foster strong relationships with our partners as we understand the important role they play in helping our students.  Our agents can help you by providing information on courses we offer and assist in preparation for departure.