Over the last few years, we have seen numbers of lives set free and set on fire with a purpose to bring heaven here on earth. The heart of Planetshakers College is to empower generations with the truth of God’s word to go out into all nations and see hearts and lives set free and see the expansion of God’s unshakable Kingdom. Planetshakers College is an approved location for Overseas students for Alphacrucis College. So with that in mind, we are excited to be able to invite International students from all over the world to apply and be a part of Planetshakers College. International students will be enrolling with Alphacrucis College at the Planetshakers College location. We believe that as you set aside this year for God and watch him do the miraculous in your life, you too will be empowered and equipped to revolutionise your nation for Jesus.
To gain entry into the course you must be able to demonstrate that you have sufficient English skills to complete our courses. If English is your second language you are required to take an English Proficiency Test.
This may be in the form of an IELTS/PTE/TOEFL/Cambridge results certificate.
Minimum test scores to enter into the first year of our programme:
- IELTS Academic (min score 5.5)
- PTE Academic (min score 42)
- TOEFL IBT (min score 54-56)
- Cambridge English: Advanced (Certificate in Advanced English)
(min score 162)
We encourage you to book this as soon as possible as in some countries there can be a 2 month delay between tests with legitimate providers.
If you have completed five (5) years of secondary studies OR completed a Certificate IV (or higher) in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, United Kingdom, the USA, Canada or Republic of Ireland within the last 2 years, you do not need to do an English Proficiency test. Please provide a certified copy of your transcripts as evidence of the aforementioned timeframes of study.
For further information about this, click here to go to the Australian Government Immigration website
Due to Government regulations, you must be at least 18 years old at the commencement of your studies with us. There is no upper age limit. Please see the Admissions Page for semester start dates.
Public Transport is an available option to take to all of our campuses. Purchasing a Myki Pass will enable you to use the buses, trains and trams located in and around the city. For more information on Melbourne’s public transport system, please see ptv.vic.gov.au
Moving to Melbourne and away from home can sometimes be overwhelming. Planetshakers College does not offer accommodation; however, where possible, Planetshakers College is happy to assist those who are seeking accommodation. Most students tend to find housing together, so please let us know if you are looking for a place to live and we can point you in the right direction.
It is the student’s responsibility to find part time employment whilst completing College, however our staff at Planetshakers College are more than happy to assist you preparing for job applications wherever possible.
There are three free working days available for part-time employment and we encourage students to find employment to help fund living expenses. International students on the student visa can work a maximum of 40 hours per fortnight while college is “in session” and unlimited hours when college is not in session.
COE stands for Confirmation of Enrolment. To obtain a student visa you will need a Confirmation of Enrolment (COE) from Alphacrucis College. You will first need to be accepted by the College and then pay the minimum fees. We will then issue you with a COE in your Acceptance Letter which you will need to apply online for your Student Visa.
If you are not an Australian citizen or holder of an Australian Permanent Resident Visa, you need to obtain a student visa in order to begin studying at Planetshakers College. To obtain this visa, please follow the steps & instructions on www.immi.gov.au. You have to apply to be a student at Alphacrucis College Planetshakers College location and be accepted before you can apply for your Student Visa. You can apply online for your Student Visa.
MEDICAL AND TRAVEL INSURANCE
All international students are required to pay for health cover (Overseas Student Health Cover – OSHC) as a part of visa requirements. Health insurance is important while you are overseas. We suggest Medibank Private as the company to provide you with Health insurance. This insurance pays benefits towards Medical Practitioners (including Specialists) who treat you in the event that you require a visit to the hospital, doctors clinic, or should you require home care, surgery, or any Pathology service such as blood tests and X rays. The following website is where you will find further information & also apply for health cover online at OSHCAustralia
Diploma of Leadership (Higher Education)
Associate Degree in Ministry
Bachelor of Theology
Accredited Provider: Alphacrucis College
CRICOS Provider Name: Alphacrucis College Limited
CRICOS Provider Code: 00958A