International College of Queensland
Queensland Cosmetology School for International Students

Your path to a successful future in beauty therapy, makeup, hairdressing, barbering, or massage with the International College of Queensland begins here.

International College of Queensland has successfully offered training for over 30 years and proudly offers training through preferred third party provider, Demi International RTO#32542 .

Achieve Internationally Recognised Qualifications

International College of Queensland connects with Demi International as preferred third party training partner for all courses, and has delivered successful training for over 30 years.

Trusted Provider

International College of Queensland is CRICOS registered and offers nationally accredited courses in partnership with Demi International, producing successful and happy graduates 5 successful years

Affordable & Flexible

We offer study that fits in with life. Flexible study options are available, and industry competitive prices.

Student Life

Study centrally at one of four campuses across Queensland. All campuses are located central to public transport, shops and central business districts.

Our Campus Locations

Our Courses For
International Students

Enrol full-time with flexible study options, and graduate with the qualifications you need to enjoy a fulfilling and successful career

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If you are not a native English language speaker, you’ll need to complete an approved English language test, because Australian educational courses are taught in English. For more information see our ‘Pathways Partners for International Students‘.

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Learn about the International College of Queensland entry requirements, courses, pricing and delivery.

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Student Visa (subclass 500)

The Australian Student Visa allows you to stay, study, and work in Australia, while studying in a full-time education
programme registered with Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS).

If you have a Student Visa please call us to chat with an ICQ course advisor.

For all other VISAs 

Arrange a chat with one of our friendly course advisors today. It’s the easiest way to explore eligibility, discuss study choices and enrol to get started.

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International Student FAQs

Where is training undertaken?

All International College of Queensland courses are proudly delivered by third party training partner Demi International RTO# 32542. 

Locations include: 

  • Cairns 
  • Sunshine Coast (Maroochydore) 
  • Brisbane (Chermside) 
  • Gold Coast 
Can ICQ qualifications be recognised internationally?

ICQ qualifications are nationally recognised however, the recognition of VET qualifications can vary internationally. It is advisable to research the recognition of VET qualifications in your home country or any other countries where you may intend to work or continue your education.

Can I enroll in more than one course/obtain more than one COE?

International College of Queensland courses are offered in bundle options to allow students to maximise their learning outcomes. More information regarding bundle options can be found at

Is there any parking available for students on campus?

Unfortunately there is no student parking available on campus. Local street parking is available. All campuses have direct local access to public transport including bus, tram and ride share options.

Are there any pathways for further study after completing ICQ courses and English college pathway before starting the ICQ courses?

Yes, ICQ courses offer pathways to further study. Depending on the qualification. You may be eligible to continue your education at a higher level, such as pursuing a bachelor’s degree or entering into specific programs designed for VET graduates.

We also have partner English colleges where you can study and obtain our English entry level before starting our courses. Please contact us for more information.

What is included in my course fees?

Fees payable include tuition fee, material fee and enrolment fee. 

All International College of Queensland courses include uniform, all materials, tools, products and equipment. 

To secure your enrollment a deposit is required. 

Onshore Applications – require a deposit of $750 which is deducted from total fees. 

Offshore Applications – require a deposit of; 

  • 25% if enrolling in one course 
  • 20% of first course, 10% of subsequent course 

Payment plans are available. 

Can international students work while studying?

As an international student, you are allowed to work in Australia part-time as soon as your Student Visa is granted and your course has commenced. When your course is in session, you can work up to 40 hours/fortnight. During the holidays you are allowed to work unrestricted hours.

From 1 July 2023, work restrictions for all other student visa holders will be re-introduced and capped at the increased rate of 48 hours per fortnight. This ensures that student visa holders are able to focus on obtaining a quality Australian education and qualification, while remaining able to support themselves financially, gain valuable work experience, and contribute to Australia’s workforce needs. 

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