Studying in Victoria

Victorian government schools are a destination of choice for international students. Our schools provide international students with a high-quality education, excellent English language tuition, caring welfare support services, secure homestay, and pathways to higher education. To learn more about studying and living in Victoria as an international student, see:

About our school

Situated 16 kms from Melbourne CBD, East Doncaster Secondary College offers modern facilities set amongst substantial grounds and playing fields. The multicultural environment provides students with abundant subject choices. A broad curriculum includes languages, science, mathematics, humanities, technology and arts. Skilled teachers and staff nurture a culture of curiosity to develop students’ academic and social skills. Almost 100% of graduating VCE students gain university and tertiary college entry.

How to apply

Most international students must apply to the Department of Education in order to study in a Victorian government school. To learn about the application types and to apply, see: How to apply

Contact our school

For more information about international students, please contact the below staff member.

International Student Coordinator (ISC): Simon Veerhuis

Phone: 03 9842 2244


East Doncaster Secondary College is accredited under the Department of Education’s CRICOS registration (CRICOS provider name and code: Department of Education, 00861K). For more information, see:

International Student Program Handbook English 2023

Homestay Providers and Third Parties Handbook