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English plus Uni

Course summary

English plus Uni is run in conjunction with the Faculties of the University of Wollongong and is for students who have a higher level of English proficiency. It provides an opportunity to study English and to also participate in an academic course to fully experience university life.

You will attend English classes designed to develop a broad range of language and tertiary study skills, whilst auditing one or two university subjects at undergraduate level.

The English component of the course involves informal assessment of language skills based on classroom and homework tasks undertaken. You may also participate in a variety of university assessment tasks, dependent on the subject in which you enrol.

On completion of the program you will have developed

  • language skills for study and social interaction
  • study skills for tertiary study
  • listening skills in social and academic contexts
  • fluency in speaking

The course involves 20 hours of tuition per week for 12 or 18 weeks.

Course information

Study area

English Language


UOW College Wollongong

Course Code




IB Score



12 or 18 weeks


On Campus



UAC Code


Information on Fees, Assumed Knowledge and Key Dates

Academic Requirements

Overall IELTS Academic of 5.5 with 5.0 in Reading and Writing, or equivalent.  Applicants must have completed high school.


2017 Information
UOW College Wollongong
On Campus

Session Fee: $3,300
Full Course Fee: $3,300

Entry Requirements

This program is not available to domestic applicants.


2017 Domestic Fees / Commonwealth Supported Place
UOW College Wollongong
On Campus

Session Fee: $3,300
Full Course Fee: $3,300

2017 UOW College Intake 1

UOW College Wollongong

Session Commences
9 January 2017

Applications Close
One week prior to course commencement

Session Details

Intake duration:
9 January - 17 February 2017

Course Structure

(Current year structure - subject to change)

Course Handbook

Why choose this course

English plus Uni provides an opportunity for you to meet and interact with Australian university students and experience a western tertiary education system.

UOW College's English Language Centre is a member college of English Australia, the national peak body for the English language sector of international education in Australia. The College is accredited by TEQSA and also quality endorsed by NEAS Australia.

The College is located on the University of Wollongong campus, giving you access to all the University's state-of-the-art facilities and excellent support services to make the most of the UOW College experience.

You will become part of the UOW College and UOW community, which attracts students from around Australia and the world. It is a friendly and safe community with a multitude of social, sports and cultural activities - an environment where you can make the most of living, learning and preparing for university.

Programs are delivered in spacious modern premises with excellent facilities, designed to provide the best possible pathway to university. You will receive personalised attention within small learning groups, with staff available to help you meet your individual needs and goals.