Viva College Pty Ltd - Student Meetings Update
The Tuition Protection Service (TPS) will be holding student meetings for international students affected by the closure of Viva College Pty Ltd on Wednesday 4 April 2018 at the Viva College Campus:
90-112 Queen Street Mall, Level 2 Brisbane, Queensland, 4000

The TPS will be holding three meetings:

If you were studying in a certificate level English language course (Certificate I, II, III or IV in English Proficiency), please attend the appropriate ELICOS meeting.

Each meeting is expected to take about 90 minutes.

Students will have the opportunity to meet with a small number of providers offering placement for students affected by the closure.
Please ignore any unsolicited approaches from agents or providers before attending the student meeting.

If you have any questions, please contact the TPS administrator for assistance either by calling 1300 980 434 or via email administrator@a.tps.gov.au.
If you have any questions relating to visa related matters, please contact student.visa.help.desk@homeaffairs.gov.au or call 131 881.

April 3, 2018


The Tuition Protection Service (TPS) will be holding student meetings for international students affected by the closure of Viva College Pty Ltd on Wednesday 4 April 2018 at the Viva College Campus:

90-112 Queen Street Mall, Level 2
Brisbane, Queensland, 4000
The TPS will be holding three meetings:

Each meeting is expected to take about 90 minutes.
Students will have the opportunity to meet with a small number of providers offering placement for students affected by the closure.
If you have any questions, please contact the TPS administrator for assistance either by calling 1300 980 434 or via email administrator@a.tps.gov.au.
If you have any questions relating to visa related matters, please contact student.visa.help.desk@homeaffairs.gov.au or call 131 881.
In the meantime ignore all unsolicited offers from agents or other providers
March 29, 2018


Dear Students

 

We are working with the Liquidators and have spoken with the TPS Director who confirmed that they are working on assisting students with the transition to new providers as smoothly as possible. He will be organising a meeting with all affected students in Brisbane on Tuesday April 3rd or Wednesday April 4th. Details will be forwarded to your email address or can be found on the TPS website https://tps.gov.au .

 

We thank you for your patience.


Attention Students and Staff:

 

Please be advised Viva College Pty Ltd was placed into liquidation on 27 March 2018 and Tracy Knight and Damien Lau of Bentleys were appointed Liquidators.  All activities of Viva College have ceased and classes have been cancelled effective immediately.

 

Please contact Tuition Protection Service (TPS) to either complete your studies with another education provider or receive a refund of your unexpended prepaid tuition fees:

Within Australia: 1300 980 434

Outside Australia: +61 1300 980 434

TPS website FAQ’s: https://tps.gov.au/StaticContent/Get/Faqs

Email: administrator@a.tps.gov.au   

 

The Liquidators will be in contact with you shortly with further information. In the meantime, if you have any questions, you can send your enquiry to:

Bentleys

Phone: 07 3222 9615

Email: viva@bris.bentleys.com.au

 

Anyone requiring support or counselling can contact Beyond Blue on 1300 22 4636 or Lifeline on 13 11 14.

 

We apologise for any inconvenience and wish you all the best in the future.