There are a variety of colleges throughout Victoria that teach English, from general English classes for beginners to more specialized classes tailored to academic or business communication . Many colleges also run social activities clubs or work experience alongside their courses, which allow you to practice your English in a social setting. Many of Australia’s leading Universities have English language centres on campus, allowing you to choose a course that can lead to further study, if required.
For children and students coming to Victoria, learning English is an essential requirement for both school and their future opportunities. English as a Second Language (ESL) is provided in primary schools, high schools and Intensive English Centres and at the Intensive English High School for newly arrived students and continuing ESL students from Kindergarten to Year 12.
Students, 12 years and over, with a pre-intermediate level of English, who wish to accelerate their language skills, can take an Intensive English Course. The Intensive English Centres (IEC) are located in select government high schools and across Victoria..
If you wish your children to continue to learn their native language, there are a variety of language classes, from French to Chinese Mandarin and every language in between, taught privately or at colleges and universities.
Language Schools in Melbourne
Ability Education www.ability.edu.au
Australia English Institute www.australiaenglish.com
Einstein College of Australia www.einsteincollege.vic.edu.au
Embassy CES www.embassyces.com
ESL Tutoring Services www.esltutoringservices.com
Hawthorn Melbourne www.hawthornenglish.com
Holmes Institute www.holmes.edu.au
La Trobe University www.latrobemelbourne.edu.au
Melbourne Language Centre www.melblang.com.au
Monash University www.monash.edu/englishcentre
OET Workshop www.oetworkshop.com
RMIT English Worldwide www.rmitenglishworldwide.com
Solutions Lingua www.solutionslingua.com
Swinburne College www.swinburne.edu.au/elicos