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International Students

Mount Druitt College

Mount Druitt College

Your place in western Sydney

Mount Druitt College is TAFE NSW – Western Sydney Institute's main trade, technology, mechanical, electrical and electronics engineering centre.  

Located very near a train station and in the centre of a major shopping area – which includes a Westfield mall – Mount Druitt College is perfectly placed to take advantage of employment, transport and recreational opportunities.

One of Mount Druitt’s advantages is a huge variety of affordable residential choices – from houses to modern apartments.  With great train links and a handy position near the edge of the Sydney basin, it’s an easy trip to the coast or into the mountains.

Mount Druitt College has all the advantages and amenities of a large campus – it delivers a varied range of courses and services to meet the needs of 10,000 students.  International students have the opportunity to study Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma level courses in

  • Hospitality including Commercial Cookery
  • Engineering Studies 
  • Hairdressing and Beauty Services 
  • Information Technology 
  • Tertiary Preparation 


Some of the special features of Mount Druitt College

  • Engineering your future

    Mount Druitt College offers a range of industry-focused, state-of-the-art courses, including Electrical Technology, Electronic Technology and Engineering (Mechanical). It also offers the high demand Electronics and Communications Engineering which includes a work placement unit within the course. Students gain their work experience with leading industries including Ness Security, Energy Australia, Integral Energy, Foxtel, Vodafone, Telstra, Optus, Arnotts, Schneider Electric and Westmead Hospital.
  • Hairdressing and Beauty

    The Hair and Beauty section at Mount Druitt College is equipped with the latest facilities and teachers with amazing industry experience. This dynamic learning environment means local and International students receive the most relevant training and head-start in the industry.

Supporting international students


  • International Student Coordinator

  “I facilitate an ‘open door’ approach to college life for International students studying at Mount Druitt College, and see myself as a liaison between the teaching sections, students and TAFE NSW. My aim is to assist students from the transition period after arriving from another country, right through until their study is successfully completed.”

International Student Coordinator – Mount Druitt College