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Avalon College

Avalon College

CRICOS Provider Number: 01803A

Website: www.avaloncollege.vic.edu.au

Address: 480 Avalon Road,Lara, VIC, AUSTRALIA 3212

School Type: Co-educational English language boarding school

Philosophy – Special Features Brief history

Avalon College is a boarding school especially for international students because the curriculum includes courses in English to help students prepare for the regular term in elementary and for high school. The atmosphere in Avalon College is more like a large family rather than a boarding school for the international students. It is maintained like this so the students feel at ease and feel safe to create a more efficient study environment. Avalon College does not only teach English to its students, but uses the Australian educational standard in teaching and evaluating students so they get accustomed and are prepared to enter regular classes. The college also has experienced English teachers who are able to teach students who do not speak English as their primary language.

Location

Avalon College is located the state of Victoria, 45 minutes away from Melbourne’s International airport. Driving from the airport only takes 40 minutes.

Curriculum and Qualifications

Education in Avalon College focuses on enabling students to speak English and familiarity with the language. This is done by grouping international students together. Students will be taught listening, reading and mainly focus on writing. Apart from this, students will also work in groups and will be able to express their opinions and voice their thoughts in the classroom. They will also be able to experience firsthand the Australian culture. Avalon College has also launched short courses which consist of English learning together with exciting activities that will help the student excel in their language development in a short period of time.

Pathways to Schools

Avalon College provides advice and counseling for students who are unsure of where to continue their studies after graduating. Counseling is provided the college can help guide the best school for each student.

Academic Achievement / Other Notable Achievements

The majority of students who graduate from Avalon College are mostly able to attend the top schools in Australia.

Accommodation

Located in a safe and caring environment, Avalon College has all the facilities to facilitate the students learning progress. The school also provides 3 meals a day and has both Western and Asian meals.

Support Services for International students

General counseling is provided for all individual students including health (students can use their preferred language).

Embassy English

Embassy English

Embassy English

Cricos Provider No.:  01682E

Address:

• Australia – Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Surfers Paradise

• UK – Brighton, Cambridge, Oxford, Hastings, London Greenwich and Central London

Website: http://www.embassyenglish.com/

 

Philosophy and Special Features

Embassy English has 18 campuses in many countries: Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom and Unites States and have been teaching English for over 40 years. Our teachers are continuously trained in the latest technology and methods to help the students learn better. Every Embassy Study Centre is equipped with the latest learning technology in classrooms and online.

 

Whether you are learning English to get a better job, to go on to a university or in order to travel, we will help you succeed. We can also give you advice about university and your career. After a busy day of learning you can take part in lots of different activity programmes organized by Embassy in the evenings and on weekends. Embassy is an award-winning school. We were named ‘International Chain School of the Year’ by the Language Travel Magazine (LTM) in 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2012.

 

Location

Located in CBD and not far from the public transportations.

 

Courses

• General English

• Business English

• Exam Course

 

Accommodation

Embassy can provide safe and secure accommodation for our students both Homestay and Residences.

Hawthorn-Melbourne

Hawthorn – Melbourne

Cricos Provider No. : 02931G

Address : 442 Auburn Rd. Hawthorn VIC 3122

Website :http://www.hawthornenglish.com

Philosophy and Special Features

Hawthorn – Melbourne is an English educational centres under the University of Melbourne and has been opened since 1986. It is considered to be one of the earliest English language centres and largest in Australia. The institute is surrounded by lush greenery and excellent facilities such as large computer rooms, dining rooms, game rooms and much more. The education quality has also been recognized by students worldwide.

One of their most popular programs is the High School Preparation Program which specializes in helping international students prepare for an Australian high school. The course focuses on group work and cooperation amongst the students. The aim for the program is so they can be fully equipped and prepared to study and live in Australia.

Location

Hawthorn – Melbourne is 8 kilometres from Melbourne city. Students can commute by taking the train and walking to the centre directly.

Available Courses

Students can choose from the following available courses

  • General English
  • English for Academic Purposes
  • High School Preparation Program
  • University of Melbourne English Language Bridging Program (UMELBP)
  • Master of English  in  a Global Language
  • IELTS Preparation Program
  • Cambridge Exam Preparation Programs (FCE and CAE)
  • English for Business

Upon completion of the course, each student will be issued a certificate of participation which will also show the students level of English.

Accommodation

Hawthorn – Melbourne provides Homestay accommodation for its students through an extensive selection process. The centre’s staff will also help take care of accommodation, housing and counseling at all times.

Support Services for International Students

Hawthorn – Melbourne has a large library full of English books which are beneficial for the students. In their spare time, students are welcome to read or research topics of interest to develop their language skills. Each month, the centre also holds an excursion where students will have the opportunity to meet new friends from other countries and also travel.

Holmes Institute

Holmes Institute

Cricos Provider No. : VIC 02639M, NSW 02767C, QLD 02727M

Address : Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Gold Coast, Cairns

Philosophy and Special Features

Established in 1963, Holmes has a reputation of being an excellent quality education provider, a warm atmosphere with trained staff and teacher, mostly who are trained CELTA graduates.

Location

Holmes has presence in various cities like Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Gold Coast and Cairns. High School is provided in Melbourne and Sydney campuses. All Holmes campuses are located in the city centre and easily accessible.

Curriculum and Qualifications

Holmes Institute offers a High School Preparation course which helps preparing young students for studies in Australian schools. The program is designed for students in each age group and Business level in Year 11-12. Students will be able to select from either the Melbourne or Sydney campus. The program also offers general English courses, vocational courses, undergraduate courses and master’s degree course.

 Accommodation

The option of Homestay is also provided for the students. Homestays have high security and provide easy access.

 Support Services for International Students

For international students, Holmes provides a 24 hour assistance service for finding accommodation, airport transfers, staff counseling regarding health and living conditions, and also for educational purposes.

Melbourne Language Centre

Melbourne Language Centre

Cricos Provider No. : 00071G

Website : www.melblang.com.au

Address : 252 Lygon Street, Carlton, Melbourne, VIC 3000

Philosophy and Special Features

Founded in 1988, Melbourne Language Centre (MLC) is a private language school and excels in their High School Preparation program. This program builds a language foundation for students who are looking to attend high school in Australia. MLC staff are all experienced in caring for international students and understand all language problems and difficulties that the students experience.

Location

Students can select the 3 campuses, City Campus, Carlton Campus and Box Hill Campus.

Curriculum and Qualifications

MLC’s High School Preparation program features a general English course and also a course for English for Health professionals.

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Pathways to School

MLC’s High School Preparation allows direct entry into the following school:

  • Alphington Grammar School
  • Billanook College
  • Brighton Grammar School
  • Carey Baptist Grammar School
  • Caulfield Grammar School
  • Firbank Grammar School
  • Ivanhoe Girls’ Grammar School
  • Lauriston Girls’ School
  • Stott’s College
  • Trinity Grammar School
  • Wesley College
  • Westbourne & Williamstown Grammar
  • Whitefriars College

Ozford College

Ozford College

CRICOS Provider Number: 02427A

Website:  www.ozford.edu.au

Address: 42-46 La Trobe Street, Melbourne, VIC, AUSTRALIA 3000

School Type: Co-educational, Day school

Philosophy – Special Features, Brief history

Ozford College offers curriculums for Year 10 until Year 12 in General English, Diploma in Business Administration, Accounting, Information Technology, Multimedia and Hospitality Management. Ozford’s staffs are always there to closely assist the students. The courses don’t only focus on academic knowledge alone, but also provides practical learning so students are able to apply it in real life.

Location

The school is located in the heart of Melbourne and easily accessible by bus, train of tram.

Curriculum and Qualifications

Ozford College offers Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) for students who want to study at a university or a vocational diploma. For the VCAL program, students looking get a Diploma, students can choose between Business/Humanities Stream or Maths/Science Stream.

Entry requirements for overseas students

Students will need to have score of IELTS 5.0, English language proficiency standards together with grades from their current school. If the students do not have the required IELTS 5.0, they are able also to study English at Ozford College language institute to further improve their English language proficiency.

English Language Support

The school also offers English as a Second Language (ELS) program as well which is specifically designed for students who don’t use English as their primary language of communication. The course is designed and focuses on having as much student participation in class as possible with experienced teachers who are knowledgeable with international students.

Accommodation

The school offers Homestay accommodation and dorms which are shared with other students.

Support Services for International students

Ozford College provides assistance for all international students including an orientation for new students. Support services include staff who can also speak 2 languages in addition to English together with a phone number to contact our staff 24 hours. Staff will also help look for accommodation and provide airport transfer services, counseling in health and daily living, and extra-curricular activities.

Perth College

Perth College

CRICOS Provider Number: 00445D

Address: 31, Lawley Crescent, Mount Lawley, WA, 6050

Website: www.perthcollege.wa.edu.au/

School Type: Girls’ Day and Boarding School

Philosophy

Perth College is one of the oldest girls’ schools in Western Australia established in 1870. We believe having positivity, optimism and faith are an important part of each student’s journey to becoming the best version of herself. Therefore, we works hard to encourage all of our girls to be aware of their body, mind, heart and spirit and develop their own spirituality through challenging yet enlightening programs appropriate to each year level.

Location

Perth College is located in the heart of Mount Lawley and only 3km from the central business district. The school is close to Edith Cowan University and the Swan River.

Curriculum and Qualifications

The girls are given the freedom to explore, experience, learn and find their talents and strengths through our academic program, which is designed to deliver a well-rounded education. The curriculum is underpinned by leading research in learning and teaching as well as the integration of information and communications technology to keep pace with global trends.

Academic Achievement / Other Notable Achievements

5 girls achieved an ATAR of 99+

35 girls achieved an ATAR of 95+

72 girls achieved an ATAR above 90

99 girls received an ATAR above 80

Accommodation

The school provides boarding house for students from Years 7 to 12. We offer facilities include new bathrooms, computer labs and wireless technology, kitchenettes, laundries, common rooms for study, and air-conditioning and heating.

Phoenix Academy

Phoenix Academy

Website : www.phoenixacademy.com.au

Address : 223 Vincent Street, West Perth Western Australia 6005

School Type : Co-educational English Language Day School

Philosophy and Special Features

Phoenix Academy was established in 1989 and is the only English language school in Perth. The academy is also recognized and renowned in the field of teaching English, preparing students for studying in High School. Phoenix Academy is in Pert, Western Australia where currently there are international students from over 30 countries. Opened for 25 years, the academy has equipped with modern technology and classrooms that give a friendly atmosphere. Each classroom has a maximum of 12 students.

Location

Phoenix Academy is located just 10 minutes from the centre of Perth.

Curriculum and Qualifications

The High School Preparation course will take around 2 – 48 weeks depending on the level of English proficiency for each student. Near the end of the course and before attending high school, each student is required to take a pass a language test which determines if they need more language classes or if they are able to go to High School. The also has Cambridge Examination Course, EAP, English for Business Purposes, Global Business Skills and Diploma of English courses available.

Accommodation

The academy will help find and provide Homestay for students or they can choose to stay in the shared dormitories with other students.

Pathways to University

Year 11/12 curriculums will enable students direct entry into the 1st year of college at the following Universities, Curtin, Murdoh, Monash, Edith Cowan, La Trobe and many more.

Accommodation

Homestay accommodation is available for students where the families will be chosen by Phoenix Academy. During the course, students will be able to improve their English and learn about the Australian culture as well.

Support Services for International Students

Phoenix Academy is well-known for their care of their international students. The school provides support services for international students, including orientation, assistance in opening bank accounts, academic advisors etc. The school also provides a Thai assistant present at the school.

SACE

SACE ( South Australia College of  English )

Website : www.collegeofenglish.com.au

Address : South Australia, Tasmania, Queensland

SACE Adelaide – CRICOS Provider No. : 00094M

SACE Hobart –  CRICOS Provider No. : 01758A

SACE Whitsundays – CRICOS Provider No.: 02500

Philosophy and Special Features

South Australia College English (SACE), founded in 1987 is a English language institution with a global reputation and a member of the International Association of Language Colleges. Courses in SACE have a high standard of quality, variety and are changeable according to the needs of the students. Teachers and lecturers are knowledgeable in their respective fields and only handle a small classroom at a time, thus creating a friendlier and a more fun environment. This helps to excel the development English effectively.

Location

SACE is open in the following cities:

  • Adelaide (State of South Australia)
  • Hobart  (State of Tasmania)
  • Whitsundays (State of Queensland)

Pathways to School

High School Preparation courses at SACE can be used to enter the following schools:

  • Westminster School
  • Rostrevor College
  • Loreto College
  • Concordia College
  • Scotch College
  • Fahan School
  • The Hutchins School
  • St Michael’s Collegiate School
  • Scotch Oakburn College
  • Elizabeth College
  • Claremont College
  • Proserpine State High School

Accommodation

SACE provides Guardian services and Homestay services for international students.

Support Services for International Students

International assistance includes orientation, school counselor and more.

St Hilda’s School

St Hilda’s School

CRICOS Provider Number: 00510M

Address: Gate 2, Cougal Street Southport Queensland 4215

Website: www.sthildas.qld.edu.au/

School Type: Gate 2, Cougal Street Southport Queensland 4215

Philosophy – Special Features Brief history

St Hilda’s School has been offering a caring community life for boarders for more than a century and today, our community comprises 180 girls enrolled from Years 6 to 12. We also have boarders from the Gold Coast and nearby Northern Rivers region of New South Wales. Our international boarders and daughters from expatriate families contribute to our school’s diversity and rich cultural fabric

Location

St Hilda’s School is located in the state of Queensland, 34 minutes away from Gold Coast Airport, and 22 minutes away from Robina Town Centre by car

Curriculum and Qualifications

The curriculum at St Hilda’s School offers a modern, innovative and lively learning environment to cater for the diverse needs of young women. The curriculum enables St Hilda’s School to develop an atmosphere where excellence is an expectation.

Pathways to Schools

The school looks forward to offering every assistance through the enrolment process

Academic Achievement / Other Notable Achievements

The majority of students who graduate from St Hilda’s School are able to attain famous universities as St Hilda’s School creates a strong relationship with many quality learning institution.

Accommodation

Students on a Student Visa are required to live with their parents, in the St Hilda’s Boarding House or in Approved Homestay Accommodation, which are located in safe and caring environment

Support Services for International students

The Australian Government wants International students in Australia to have a safe, enjoyable and rewarding place to study. Australia’s laws promote quality education and consumer protection for international students. These laws are known as the ESOS framework.

TAFE NSW

TAFE NSW

Website : www.detinternational.nsw.edu.au

Address : PO Box 707, (827 – 839 George Street) Broadway NSW 2007

CRICOS PROVIDER NO. : 00591E

Philosophy and Special Features

TAFE NSW is an educational and professional training centre managed by the government in the State of New South Wales and has the largest campus in Australia. TAFE NSW Institute is accredited by the Australian Education Council and puts emphasis on teaching practical applications together with theory taught by highly qualified and specialized teachers.

Location

TAFE NSW has four campuses for English preparation courses:

  • Hunter Institute – Newcastle
  • Northern Sydney Institute – Crows Nest
  • South Western Sydney Institute – Liverpool
  • Sydney Institute – Ultimo is located in the centre of Sydney near China Town and Central train station. Both transport by bus and train are available.

Curriculum and Qualifications

TAFE NSW offers a variety of unique English programs only offered here. Bachelor’s Degree and Certificate/Diploma courses available as well.

Pathways to School

English Preparation for High School programs at TAFE NSW allow direct entry into the following government schools in the State of NSW.

Support Services for International Students

Various services are available for International Students at TAFE NSW. Services for assistance include providing of accommodation, airport transfers, counselors and more.

TAFE WA

TAFE WA

Website : www.eti.wa.edu.au

Address : 2nd Floor, 166 Murray Street WA 6000

CRICOS PROVIDER NO. : 00020G

Philosophy and Special Features

TAFE WA is an educational institution under the government and has one of the largest campuses in Australia with a total of 44 campuses, fully equipped with modern technology such as internet, complimentary electronic library where students can use to develop their knowledge and English language.

Location

TAFE WA has 2 English campuses:

  • Central TAFE (in the centre of Perth)
  • Swan TAFE (7 kilometres from Perth and close to Curtin University)

Curriculum and Qualifications

Courses at TAFE WA focus primarily on practical learning and real life application. Courses start in January, March, May, July and October. Students are also able to select from the 250 subjects they want to enroll.

Pathways to School

English courses for high school provide direct entry into all government schools in the state of WA.

Accommodation 

The institute has a department especially for Student Housing Services which provides reasonable accommodation for students.

Support Services for International Students

International student services provided by TAFE WA include orientation, accommodation services, airport transfers, counseling and more.