External Providers

CQUniversity also has partnerships and articulation arrangements with selected external providers within Australia and internationally.

Simplified Student Visa Framework (SSVF) partners

If you are planning to undertake or are already studying an Australian TAFE qualification or equivalent from our partner institutions below, you may combine both courses in order to gain entry into selected diplomas and degrees at CQUniversity as well as to have a longer study plan and visa.

You can find more details on the Department of Home Affairs website.

The following partners are approved to package specific courses enabling a pathway to CQUniversity degree study.

  • Aviation Australia
    • CQUniversity Australia and Aviation Australia have partnered to deliver two new majors for CQU's CG21 Bachelor of Engineering: Aircraft Maintenance – Avionics and Aircraft Maintenance – Mechanical. Find out more on these new and exciting Aircraft Maintenance majors.
  • Academia International and Academia Australia
  • Bendigo Kangan Institute
  • Browns English Language School
  • Greenwich English College and Greenwich Management College
  • ILSC Education Group
  • International Institute of Business and Technology (IIBT) – Perth
  • Phoenix Academy
  • Sunshine Coast International College
  • TAFE Queensland
  • Union Institute of Language (UIL)
  • Universal English College

Articulation arrangements

If you are currently studying at another institution, you can check if your provider has an agreement with CQUniversity to offer exemptions or other forms of recognition of prior learning for a CQUniversity course or unit.

Browse our articulation database

English language course recognition

If you have completed or are studying an English course with one of CQUniversity's approved Recognised English Entry Providers below, you may be able to meet our English requirements and get direct entry for a number of CQUniversity diplomas and degrees.

  • ABILITY English
  • Academia International
  • Browns English Language School
  • Discover English
  • English Language Company
  • English Unlimited
  • Greenwich College
  • ILSC Education Group
  • International House
  • Langports
  • Navitas English
  • Phoenix English
  • South Australian College of English (SACE)
  • Sunshine Coast International College
  • TAFE NSW (including all English Centres)
  • Union Institute of Language (UIL)
  • Universal English College

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