International students

Sunshine Coast Grammar School, a PMSA School, consistently performs among the top schools in Australia.  Our school provides students with opportunities to develop their individual passions, sense of purpose, confidence and a global world view.  We pride ourselves on our connectedness to each other and the supportive caring relationships students establish and maintain with their peers and teachers throughout their time at school.  We recognise the importance of preparing our students to contribute locally, nationally and globally in the 21st century, and we are equipping our studentswith the digital tools to enhance and transform learning.  Innovation, creativity, collaboration and problem solving skillsets are vital tools to empower our students as they face their future, and make contributions to their community.

We value the global perspective and cultural diversity international students bring to our College community and we will consider enrolment applications from internationals students in Primary and Secondary School.  

International students are required to provide a report of their English proficiency as part of the enrolment application process.  English proficiency test results provide details regarding the student’s proficiency in English and is one of the measures of the candidates suitability. Applicants are required to meet the IELTS band scale as outlined in the SCGS Entry Requirements Policy – International Students.

We welcome enquiries from international students who wish to join the Grammar Family, please email

International Student Policies 

For more information regarding Sunshine Coast Grammar School international student policies, please refer to the links below:

CRICOS Registration

The Presbyterian and Methodists Schools Association trading as Sunshine Coast Grammar School is registered on the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) to provide courses for international students. Sunshine Coast Grammar School CRICOS provider registration number is 02537F.

The following Sunshine Coast Grammar School courses are registered with CRICOS:

  • 086205J         Primary Years 1 – 6 Boys & Girls
  • 086206G         Junior Secondary Years 7 – 10 Boys & Girls
  • 086206G         Senior Secondary Years 11 – 12 Boys & Girls

Studying in Australia

For more information regarding studying in Australia, please refer to the following websites:


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You can now submit your application online via our website.

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Once your application has been reviewed, you will be invited to an interview.



On completion of your interview you will be notified by email of an offer.

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Once you have accepted the offer your enrolment will be processed.


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Joshua Barton
Each of us are truly blessed to teach, learn and play alongside such passionate, respectful and caring people every day at Grammar. To share each day with staff, students and their families in a school community built solidly on service above self and looking outwards to others is indeed humbling.
Ben Princehorn
I am privileged to have worked at Sunshine Coast Grammar School since 1999. I enjoy working with like-minded people who are passionate about the education of young people. Sunshine Coast Grammar School provides students with the opportunities that will allow each individual to reach their true potential. I believe in a Grammar education so much, my son will spend his…
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Ellie O’Hara
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Kate Taylor
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