Enrolment applications are now open for year 11 students commencing in January 2021.
IES College offers the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme to Year 11 and Year 12 students. Students must be aged between 16 and 19 years of age to study the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme at IES College and have completed Year 10 in an Australian school or equivalent to commence in Year 11.
IES College accepts applications for enrolment any time prior to commencement of the academic year. It is recommended that international applicants apply a minimum of six months prior to commencement to allow time for processing of student visas. Enquiries, school tours and applications for enrolment are made via the online IES College Admissions portal
The following documents are required to be submitted with the IES College online application form. An accredited/official translation in English is also required if these documents have been issued in another language.
In accordance with the ESOS Act, international students are also required to submit:
Students must have completed Year 10 in an Australian School or equivalent and passed all subjects studied. Academic records for the previous two school years that indicate successful completion of the previous two years of education to a standard that will not disadvantage the student in the IB Diploma Programme must be provided. Students should note that success in the IB Diploma Programme requires a high level of English language proficiency and a high academic standard.
IES College requires evidence that an applicant meets the minimum English language requirements for entry into Year 11. A student must provide documented evidence that the student has been taught at a school for at least 2 years where English is the primary language of instruction; or achieved an
Acceptance of other English language test results will be at the discretion of the Enrolments Manager and assessed on a case-by-case basis. Test must be valid and taken within two years of commencement at IES College.
If a students’ English language proficiency level does not meet the entry requirements, IES College may request that the student undertake further English language studies, at their own cost, in order to meet the English language course requirements prior to commencement of Year 11. English language proficiency will be reassessed at the conclusion of the course to ensure the student has met the required language proficiency level.
IES College provides students with English language support through a collaborative approach by academic subject teachers and English as an Additional Language or Dialect (EALD) teachers as required, to support the student’s needs in the context of an academically challenging environment.
Applicants who are unable to demonstrate English language proficiency based on their school reports are required to submit AEAS Year 10-12 test results with their application. Our goal is for students to thrive and succeed, both socially and academically and the AEAS test results provide an indicator of how students will fit into the IES College student community.
Please refer to AEAS website for further information on AEAS test and the required fees. The minimum level required for entry into year 11 at IES College is an AEAS score of 70 with Stanine 6 across the five skill areas on the AEAS test.
To enrol at IES College, please follow the steps outlined below. If you require any information during the application process, please contact our Enrolments Office on email@example.com or +61 7 3832 7699.
The online application will guide you through the process and can be saved to complete at a later date, using a unique code which is emailed to the applicant. The Learning Overview should be referred to for information regarding subject selection.
Upon successful completion of an online application, one of our Enrolments Team will be in contact with you to progress the application, including inviting you to IES College to meet with the Principal (or delegate) and invite you to tour our campus. For applicants from overseas or located outside of Brisbane, a virtual meeting and school tour will be arranged.
Please understand, the successful lodgement of an enrolment application does not guarantee enrolment at IES College. Enrolment is subject to the offer process and acceptance of the Student Enrolment Agreement.
Offers are made on receipt of successful applications until the cohort is full.
Domestic and International Students: A signed Enrolment Agreement, along with payment of an advance tuition fee by the due date, is required to accept a place at the School.
International students are then provided with a Confirmation of Enrolment Letter and a Confirmation of Accommodation and Welfare (CAAW) Letter if required, to support their student visa application to the Australian Department of Home Affairs
For students requiring accommodation book directly with either Student One or Australian Homestay Network (AHN) via the IES College student accommodation booking portals:
If you have any further queries regarding our student accommodation options, please contact our Enrolments team on firstname.lastname@example.org
Once enrolment has been confirmed, in the year prior to entry, students and their parents are provided with several opportunities to become familiar with the School, participate in parent and community events, and meet teachers and other students commencing in the same year. Students and their family will be officially welcomed to IES College on commencement of Year 11.
IES College has an all-inclusive tuition fee policy which covers the cost of the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, including a wide range of activities delivered as part of the CAS (creativity, action, service) component of the IB CORE. Students are expected to bring their own computing device which must meet the minimum requirements set out in the Digital Citizenship and BYOD Policy, which can be purchased on your own or through the School Locker.
Refer to the 2021-2022 Tuition Fee Schedule for further details. Tuition fees and charges are subject to annual review and further information is available from the Enrolments Office at email@example.com or +61 7 38327699.
IES believes in the strength of diverse and inclusive communities and we live our passion to improve social cohesion in Australian schools, communities and workplaces. We have a commitment to Australia’s First Nation people and are proud that our leadership in cultural diversity and cultural competency skills will flow through to IES College’s teaching and learning environment.
IES College will offer a number of full tuition fee scholarships for students who display the attributes and abilities for success in the Diploma Programme, including motivation, self-discipline and perseverance, and can demonstrate their desire to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.
Scholarships cover the cost of Year 11 and 12 tuition fees (inclusive of IB related fees and curricular/CAS excursion/incursion fees).
It does not include textbook/resources, computing devices or fees for school camps/trips in Australia or internationally.
Scholarships are available for Australian citizens and permanent residents and we encourage applications from students of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds, genders, bodies, and sexualities. We especially encourage applications from first nations people. All scholarship applicants will be required to:
The ACER Scholarship Tests are used across Australia to identify academically able students for the award of a scholarship. The tests are designed to rank applicants, finely differentiating the top end of performance. Applicants are required to demonstrate a range of skills such as the ability to interpret, infer, deduce and think critically. The tests are not curriculum based and do not test the ability to retrieve learned knowledge, nor are they diagnostic.
ACER Scholarship tests will be held at IES College on Saturday 29 August and Saturday 17 October 2020
To apply for a Scholarship for Year 11, 2021 complete the Domestic Student Application form online.