UNSW Institute of Languages

International Students

Our Policies

Our Policies


Our policies comply with relevant Australian Government legislation regarding the provision of education to international students, including the 15 Standards of the National Code of Practice 2007.

UNSW Foundation Studies programs meet the requirements which have been registered on CRICOS for delivery in Australia to overseas students. It provides an academic preparation for entry to first year undergraduate study or its equivalent.

Follow the links below to access our National Code of Practice (ESOS) policies and also to access a copy of our student handbook which outlines some of UNSW Foundation Studies’ other policies and procedures.


We have a thorough and accessible complaints and appeals process which you are able to access at any time. Details of this process are available from Student Services and are included in the student handbook.