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Education in Australia. EF - University Foundation Year


Education in Australia. EF - University Foundation Year


Learn all the skills and information you need to succeed at university while immersing yourself completely in English. You receive English instruction plus special classes and seminars designed to answer your questions and prepare you for university. The programme combines a combination of intensive English, exam preparation classes, university preparation lessons, research, study skills and essay composition. Students will gain guaranteed admission to one of over 150 prestigious partner institutes and the chance to apply to any university in your study country.

Number of 40 minute lessons

30 (UK) or 32 (North America and Australia) per week.


9 or six month programme starting dates in January, April, June or September

Who is it for?

High school graduates aged 17+ with a minimum score of IELTS 5.0 (UK), IELTS 5.5 (Australia), TOEFL 450 PBT/133 CBT/45 IBT (USA 9 months) TOEFL 490 PBT/ 163 CBT/ 57 IBT (USA 6 months) or the equivalent on the free EF Brittin College test.

Programme outline:

This course is designed for high school graduates who wish to proceed to higher education in the UK, North America or Australia but who lack the skills and language requirements to enter the first year of an undergraduate degree programme.