Academic English overview

Build your language skills to succeed at university.

Students study at Kensington campus
Improve your English skills before you start university, with our Academic English Programs. They help you communicate effectively, get familiar with expectations at university, succeed in your studies and reach your goals. 

We have a range of programs to choose from, based on your individual needs and the study path you want to take. They can also be packaged with our Diploma and Foundation Studies programs, and UNSW degrees. 

Your journey with an English Program

University English Entry Course progresses to UNSW Diploma Program or UNSW Bachelor's degree or UNSW Master's degree University English Entry Course progresses to UNSW Diploma Program or UNSW Bachelor's degree or UNSW Master's degree
Your journey with a Foundation Studies program Your journey with a Foundation Studies program

Learn with UNSW College

Choose your level 

Our courses are suitable for various English levels and help develop your academic language skills quickly. Choose the option that suits your current ability level and future plans. 

Prepare for the next step 

If you need to meet the English entry requirements for one of our pathway programs or a UNSW degree, these flexible courses will help you get there. 

Supportive, practical and engaging 

Learn English at your level in small classes with lots of support, plus regular feedback and assessments. Industry‑leading teachers will help you develop critical thinking skills through engaging and interactive classes, both online and face-to-face. 

Academic English programs

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Diploma & Foundation Studies
UNSW College™ currently delivers Diplomas and Foundation Studies on behalf of UNSW Sydney - CRICOS Provider Code 00098G; UNSW Sydney TEQSA Provider ID: PRV12055 (Australian University).

From 26 August 2024, UNSW College™ will commence delivery of Diplomas and Foundation Studies under its own CRICOS Provider Code - 01020K and TEQSA Provider ID: PRV13020 (Institute of Higher Education).

Pre-Masters
From 6 May 2024, UNSW College™ will commence delivery of the Pre-Masters Program under CRICOS Provider Code 01020K and TEQSA Provider ID: PRV13020 (Institute of Higher Education).

Academic English
UNSW College™ delivers Academic English under CRICOS Provider code 01020K. See unswcollege.edu.au/esos for more information.

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