Student life - TAFE Queensland Gold Coast

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Student life

Students at TAFE Queensland Gold Coast enjoy studying in a friendly, supportive environment. Studying with other likeminded people gives you the opportunity to establish a relationship with future professionals in your chosen industry. In addition, many lifelong friendships have been forged by students studying at TAFE. There are regular social events held and ample opportunities to socialise together.

The Gold Coast is famous for it's beautiful beaches are great weather and all of our campuses offer a uniquely Gold Coast experience.

The Southport campus is centrally located in the Southport CBD, handy to the Australia Fair shopping precinct and conveniently located on the Gold Coast Light Rail route.

Below is some further info to assist with your time at TAFE Queensland Gold Coast.

Check out the details for getting to TAFE.

Starting study

Orientation at TAFE Queensland Gold Coast occur in the first week of study. Make sure you collect your Student ID card when you start your study, or before if you have time. You can obtain your card from our Customer Service area. Your ID Card allows you to access your classes, borrow from the library, access the internet and printing while on site.

Student stories

Reading some stories from our TAFE Queensland Gold Coast students and see how study can change your life.


Get ready to celebrate all your hard work! When you finish your study TAFE Queensland Gold Coast holds graduations for students each December. For more information view our Events calendar.