Sandringham College welcomes students from many different overseas countries, including China, Japan, Hong Kong, Brazil, Germany, Sweden and India.
The College enrols between 35 and 55 international full fee paying students at any time and works with a variety of agencies, a wide range of support programs, arranges homestay accommodation where required and assists students to experience a smooth transition into the Australian education system.
Students like coming to Sandringham College for a variety of reasons which include:
The students usually come to the College to study VCE although some students attend the College from year 7 level. On arrival, depending on the English skills of the student, the international students spend time in the Sandringham College English Language Centre which is located at the Senior Campus. When students feel ready and are able they can choose from over 70 VCE studies, including a choice of English or English as a Second Language at year 11 or year 12.
Application to study as an International Student must be made through the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development (DEECD).
CRICOS Provider Code 0086K
Application forms can be accessed from:
International Student Program Unit
Department of Education and Early Childhood Development
GPO Box 4367
Victoria, Australia 3001
For further information or application forms e-mail:
Telephone +61 3 9651 3700
Facsimile: +61 9651 3981
For more information about Sandringham College International Student Program, contact Ms Denise Cornish, International Student Program Manager:
Telephone: 61038599 0500
International students can also contact the College by email at