Curriculum & Programs - DE International Students

DE International is part of the NSW Department of Education and manages the following international programs:

  • The international student program in NSW goverment schools
  • The temporary residents program for students residing in NSW on a range of temporary visas.

Provider Code: NSW Department of Education
Provider Number: 00588M

Australia’s laws promote quality education and consumer protection for overseas students. These laws are known as the ESOS framework and they include the Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS) Act 2000 and the National Code 2007. For a summary of the ESOS framework see:

For information about student visa requirements refer to the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) website:

Contact the International Student Coordinator at your child’s school if you have any concerns or questions about the school, personal issues or other problems. The Coordinator will assist you or refer you to the appropriate staff member.