The University of Queensland (UQ), ranked consistently among the world’s top universities, has educated and worked with outstanding people for more than a century to create positive change globally.
UQ’s Institute of Continuing & TESOL Education (ICTE) is a leading English language course provider. Each year, ICTE welcomes almost 4000 students from over 50 countries. The Institute’s 100+ teachers are highly qualified, and through innovative course and the latest technology, our students learn in a fun and supportive environment. ICTE students also make the most of UQ’s world-class campus and facilities.
At ICTE, our courses are open year-round and give you the flexibility to pace your study to suit your needs. No matter what level of study you have completed, or what English level you have, we have a range of study options and pathways to help you achieve your study goals. Our courses include: General English, Business English, Academic English, Bridging English, Teacher training and professional development.
ICTE is also an official English language test centre, offering the IELTS, Pearson and Occupational English tests to students. We offer a wide of support services to help you at every step of your journey. From free English language support to weekly social activities, our staff and services are committed to helping you succeed in the classroom and beyond.
We understand that adjusting to a new culture and environment is exciting, but it can also be challenging at times. Connecting with other students is a great way to practise your English, make new friends, find your way around campus, and become familiar with the Australian environment. You can choose to live on-campus or off-campus, or choose homestay and live with a local Australian family while you study.
Sample Timetable*: Monday to Friday - 08h15 to 12h45
Monday to Friday - 13h00 to 17h30
Minimum age: 18 years old.
General English Levels: Beginner, Elementary, Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate, Upper-Intermediate, Advanced.