Gain a new outlook from Nepean College
Nepean College, position within the Penrith economic corridor, contributes significantly to skills development, community capability and enterprise sustainability across the region. Located over two sites, the Kingswood Campus is situated on 55 acres of idyllic parkland and is adjacent to the University of Western Sydney.
It is in an area focused on education, with the university and TAFE NSW, plus many private and public schools nearby. Employment can be found in local shopping areas, including the huge Westfield shopping centre in the heart of Penrith.
Nepean College offers excellence and variety in its education and training programs which meet the needs of about 8000 students. International students can study Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma courses in:
- Children's Services
- Design – Graphic and Interior
- Visual Arts and Digital Media
- Hospitality including Commercial Cookery
- Information Technology
- Aged Care and Nursing
- Tourism and Events
- Sports and Fitness
- Tertiary Preparation
Some of the special features of Nepean College
Get a real taste of a kitchen
Nepean College’s ‘entree’ restaurant is a fully licensed training restaurant which is open to the public when classes are scheduled. Students not only cook for the discerning public, they train by performing all front-of-house duties. It’s invaluable ‘real-world’ experience.
Gain experience in Aged Care
Kingswood campus offers the Certificate IV in Aged Care package program to international students. The college staff will assist in finding work placement in suitable aged care facilities.
Excellence in Arts & Design
The Nepean College, Arts and Design Centre (NADC) is a specially designed, cutting-edge centre of excellence for arts and media programs. It offers a learning environment that is innovative and up-to-date, as well as supportive and friendly. The Nepean College, Arts and Design Centre promotes excellence in teaching and learning within a wide range of creative disciplines.
Supporting international students
“My role gives me the opportunity to play a part in students’ educational and personal development. It is the pastoral care side of the job that I particularly enjoy and feel privileged to share with the students. I feel that we are on a journey together. As the students change and evolve, so do I.“
International Student Coordinator – Nepean College, Kingswood Campus