This course aims to improve overseas student's general English level. Once the course has finished, students should be ready to enter the next class. The general English classes also form a basis for students to move on to more specialised areas such as IELTS Test Preparation. Students will develop their English language skills through a range of tasks designed to develop their skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening as well as improving their pronunciation and knowledge of grammar. This course is for students who want to expand their English communication and conversation skills in everyday situations and students who wish to develop their competencies for further their studies. General English course is based on the popular Cutting Edge series of course books with supplementary tasks and materials that are designed to meet the student’s needs.
EC Sydney is in a fantastic, central location that’s walking distance to Sydney’s iconic landmarks. The university-style campus is shared with university students and provides a welcoming, international experience. EC Sydney is the perfect choice if you are ambitious, excited about city life and interested in pursuing your education further with our university partners!
From the brilliant blue Sydney Harbour which is framed by our world-famous “Coat Hanger” Harbour Bridge, the architecturally stunning Opera House, to the bustling heart of the city’s business hub. With its glorious city and suburban Beaches, Gardens, Parks and a lively social centre, Sydney offers the traveller an unparalleled range of experiences and the student a perfect backdrop to study and learn English in Australia.
Welcome to Kaplan International Sydney City. This superior state-of-the-art college features a large library with structured study multimedia facilities, multiple computer rooms with free internet access, large sun lit and air-conditioned classrooms, an elevator and a student café with a balcony. The modern, architecturally designed, art deco college building is located in the centre of the city on the south side near downtown shops and Chinatown. The 6-story building has a beautifully designed interior and exterior.
Learn English & live in your private teacher's home around Sydney with Home Language International! Home Language International (HLI) is a family-run business offering language courses in more than 20 languages in over 30 countries worldwide, including English lessons at an experienced private teacher's home in Australia. More than 5,000 students take advantage of our services every year. Ian Josephs, Danielle Josephs, their 5 adult children and an expert team of dedicated staff all put in very long hours for HLI. You stay in an experienced teacher's family home, have one-to-one English lessons and then continue to use the language during the rest of your stay in Sydney. Because you are the only student, you are guaranteed individual attention. The lessons are completely designed for you, so the teacher will focus exactly on what you need. Mealtime conversation, television and social contacts are all in English. All of our teachers in Australia have a university degree (or equivalent) and/or a recognised teaching certificate. All teachers have been visited by one of our local organisers. Their qualifications have been checked and their homes throughly inspected. During your stay in Sydney, a local organiser will monitor your progress and make sure your experience is both happy and successful. Home Language International (HLI) is accredited by the Accreditation Body for Language Services (ABLS), Association of Language Travel Organisations (ALTO), and UNOSEL.
SCE was established in 1987 and is one of the longest-running independently owned English language colleges in Sydney. We are located between Sydney’s university precinct and Darling Harbour as part of a unique cultural hub. We are within walking distance of the campuses of the University of Sydney, the University of Technology (UTS), and Notre Dame University. There is easy access to the cafes, restaurants, bookshops, shopping and live music venues of surrounding Glebe, Newtown and Chinatown. The closest railway station is Central, which is a leisurely 15-minute walk from the college, or you can take any bus going out of the city from Railway Square at Central. Internationally recognized as a top quality school in Sydney 30 years of outstanding reputation in education and the first NEAS accredited school in Australia The best location for your study surrounded by Universities, TAFE and High Schools Weekly English Conversation Club helping students practise English with students from The University of Sydney Great international mix of students from over 30 countries with an average of 12 students per class Popular Academic courses, EAP and High School Preparation, with many articulation partners, Universities, TAFE NSW and High Schools Specialised examination preparation courses; Cambridge and IELTS with a record of high success rates for our students Professional and friendly staff and the latest teaching materials and methods The highest quality Homestay or student residences Exciting school activities and a dedicated student services team
Astley is the place where English learning meets the authentic Australian experience and where you not only get to improve your language skills, but also become part of a supportive community of students and staff who are always here to look after you. Conveniently located in the heart of Sydney, our college provides quality courses which nurture students to become successful communicators in English and to be well-prepared if they wish to further their studies in vocational training (VET) and Higher Education courses. Here at Astley we believe that in order to have successful outcomes, the whole learning process should be enjoyable and meaningful. Our campus is spacious with a friendly atmosphere. Our qualified teachers prepare engaging activities in and out of the classroom to help you reach your language goals. All of our staff members are approachable and ready to offer any assistance you may need to make your time here rewarding and worthwhile. Through encouragement and motivation, we deliver good sound education to enable our students to develop into successful and contributing members of the community. Students can choose between our General English Courses and IELTS Preparation Courses. There are two timetables, a day timetable and an evening timetable. The day timetable runs from Monday to Wednesday, from 08.30am to 4.15pm with three breaks to socialise and eat with other students. The night timetable runs Monday to Friday, from 5.15pm to 9,30pm, with one 15-minute break to socialise and recharge. We all know that language learning doesn’t just happen in the classroom! Our lessons combine different materials and techniques to cover all different aspects of English, but you still need to put in practice what you learn in the real world. This is why we supplement our curriculum with exciting electives and special skill classes, to help students in the areas they feel less confident in. We focus on subjects such as pronunciation and speaking, business English, media and film, Australian life and culture, presentation, debate, and much more. Life is never dull at Astley. Our staff is incredibly dynamic, and always looking for ways to enhance your student experience. We make sure to organise as many social activities and excursions as possible for our students, both during the week and at the weekend, so that everyone gets a chance to put their newly learnt language skills in a real context – all while exploring beautiful Sydney and Australia at the same time!
The Sydney campus is located inside the iconic Woolworths building, opposite Sydney’s Town Hall. It is conveniently located in the Central Business District, close to major bus routes and the train station, and is just a few minutes’ walk from Pitt Street Mall, Darling Harbour, and beautiful Hyde Park. Sydney is Australia’s oldest, largest and most diverse city, with a population of over four million people. This vibrant, cosmopolitan city is a popular tourist destination with a huge range of sightseeing options. Play outside at one of the 30 surf beaches including the legendary Bondi Beach or enjoy strolling along the beautiful harbour, blooming with sailboats. Visit the world-famous Opera House, dine at edgy restaurants or explore urban galleries celebrating indigenous aboriginal art.
International House Sydney is one of Australia’s most highly regarded English language and Teacher Training centres. Established in 2001, International House Sydney is an industry leader in both teaching English to international students and training teachers to lead those classrooms. English language ability is seen as a key step in establishing and developing a successful career in the globalized world. International House Sydney offers a great opportunity to achieve individual student goals with English. With a great range of English programs taught by experienced and highly trained teachers in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, students will be assured of a rewarding experience. Our classrooms are custom built for language teaching and TESOL training. They are spacious, comfortable and well-equipped with modern audiovisual equipment. Our students and trainees also have access to computers and Wi-Fi throughout the centre, and study rooms for self-access. In addition, we provide a lounge area and kitchen facilities for our students’ comfort. When you study with us, it’s not all hard work! We offer a wide variety of free activities during the week and excursions on the weekend. International House Sydney organizes free activities for students every week, and day trips to explore the areas surrounding Sydney every weekend. You will find our program a great way to see Sydney, practice your English and make lifelong friends. With classmates from all over the world, students not only enhance their English skills, but they also experience a variety of cultures. International House was founded in 1953 with the aim of providing an innovative approach for learning English and other languages. The International House World Organisation is today made up of 160 schools in over 50 countries worldwide.
short 15 minute ferry ride across the iconic harbour from Sydney City, Manly is a world away from the hustle of the business district. Lexis Sydney sits right in front of the golden sands of Manly Beach, part of the beachfront strip containing some of Sydney’s most popular cafes, restaurants and bars. Manly is the birthplace of Australian surfing and still is one of the world’s premier surfing breaks, with professionals and beginners alike drawn from far and wide by the fantastic waves and the beachside lifestyle that Manly offers. With short travel time to homestays and student accommodation and plenty of part time work opportunities. Lexis Sydney offers the very best of the city and the beach!
I took the lessons of speaking and pronunciation for 2 months. The teacher and students are very nice, knowledgeable and intelligent. Sometimes we did some activities. It was also fun. Location is good, it’s in the center of city, so convenient. more
Whether you are a student, a business professional, or a traveler, there is a language course in Sydney that is right for you. There are English courses available for all fluency levels, ages and time durations. Just select a course type from the list below to get started.
General English courses are for adults who want to improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in English. Most general English courses are for adults age 16 and up. 2 - 48 week courses available. Most courses average 30 classes per week.
English test preparation courses are for students who want to prepare for English proficiency tests to improve job prospects or gain admission into a university.
Professional English courses are for professionals who want to study English in a specific area, such as business, medicine, law, aviation, and hospitality.