Take the first step towards an exciting career!
In today’s competitive workplace, you need your skills and experience to stand out from the rest. At GeSS Education your course will cover key skills that can be used across a broad range of industries and sectors. You’ll be mentored by some of the Education Industry’s best.

Not only will you have the opportunity to gain credit into further studies with leading universities, but also give your future job prospects a competitive edge!

So, take the first exciting step. You have our full support to help you achieve your career goals!
We look forward to supporting you throughout this wonderful journey.

Best wishes,
Cristine Russell

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Student Services

We have a number of helpful tools and services to ensure you get the most out of your time with us.

Finance | Banking Assistance

Overseas Student Health Cover

Accommodation and Housing

Careers and Employment

Student Events

Tourist Attractions and Tours

Legal Services

Mentoring and support

Complaints and feedback

Local Information


Queensland is an all-year round destination. The sub-tropical climate brings warm summers and mild winters. Average maximum temperatures during the year are:


Sep - Nov

14 – 25 ℃


Dec - Feb

22 – 35 ℃


Mar - May

14 – 25 ℃


Jun - Aug

5 – 20 ℃


The basic cost of living in Australia according to the Australian Government Department of Home Affairs is AU$19,830 per year. International student may be asked to provide specified documentary evidence of your financial capacity with your visa application.

Bus, Tram Services

Buses and Trams are readily available on the Gold Coast and times vary from 24 hour service to part time services depending on location and week day. You can purchase GO CARD and register for concession.

Cost to school: AU$1.50 – AU$2.00 (GO CARD Concession)
*The cost may vary depending on the location. For more information, please check TransLink website: https://translink.com.au/

Taxi Services

Taxis are recommended for when going out at night. This can cost from AU$6.00 depending where you want to go out. [FlatFare rate applied Friday night and weekend]

Train Services

There are a number of train stations located throughout the Coast. The train service provided connects the Gold Coast to Brisbane and all major suburbs in between. The present train service terminates at Varsity Lakes Station.
For more information, please check TransLink website


The following is an indicative price guide for general accommodation costs on the Gold Coast.

*Home Stay AU$250.00 – AU$270.00 per week depending on location and conditions of stay

*Share Accommodation AU$130.00 –AU$180.00 depending on location [does not include food ]

*Unit and house rentals from AU$280.00 up, depending on size and location

Other living costs

*Pre-paid phone card: AU$10.00 – AU20.00 per week

*Cinema ticket: AU$12.00 – AU$17.00

*Coffee: AU$3.00 -AU $5.00

*Lunch (take away): AU$8.00 – AU$15.00

*Fast Food: AU$5.00 – AU$10.00

*Dinning out: AU$25.00 – AU$45.00


Take a Campus Tour

Explore what GeSS Education (Australia, Gold Coast) has to offer. Book a campus tour to see what facilities we offer at our campus and meet with one of our Course and Career Advisors to ask any questions you may have.
Click here to book a Career Counselling Session & Campus Tour