International Students


Studying in Victoria

Victorian government schools are a destination of choice for international students. Our schools provide international students with a high-quality education, excellent English language tuition, caring welfare support services, secure homestay, and pathways to higher education. To learn more about studying and living in Victoria as an international student, see:


About our school

A multicultural community, Carwatha College P-12 welcomes students from over 57 nationalities. Drawing enrolments from a wide geographic area, the school provides a caring nurturing environment that empowers students to achievement and success. Carwatha College P-12 encourages both primary and secondary students to strive for academic excellence. Three year Victorian Certificate of Education is offered for all year 10, 11 and 12 students to maximise opportunities for success. Carwatha College is a college for the whole family.


To learn more about the types of subjects and supports available for international students, see: Carwatha College P-12


To chat with our school ambassadors, see: chat with the international student coordinator Matthew Oke


How to apply

Most international students must apply to the Department of Education in order to study in a Victorian government school. To learn about the application types and to apply, see: How to apply


Contact our school

For more information about international students, please contact the below staff member.

Assistant Principal (ISC): Matthew Oke

Phone: (03) 9795 5848


Generic school email:


International Student Brochure - English


International Student Brochure - Vietnamese


International Student Brochure - Mandarin

International Student Brochure - Khmer


Carwatha College P-12 is accredited under the Department of Education’s CRICOS registration (CRICOS provider name and code: Department of Education, 00861K). For more information, see: