About Curtin English

Curtin English has been teaching English to international students for more than 40 years.

Situated on Curtin University’s largest campus in Perth, Western Australia, Curtin English is the University’s English language learning centre. Our experienced staff are here to help you understand and practise English, so you can study, work or travel in Australia with confidence.

Below are just a few of the benefits of studying with Curtin English:

A quality education You can be assured of a quality learning experience at Curtin English.

Curtin English is a member of:

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English Australia
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University English Centres Australia

Curtin English is accredited by:

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National ELT Accreditation Scheme(NEAS)


Our courses meet the criteria for an official ELICOS student visa

English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students Association of Australia
(ELICOS Australia)

NEAS and ELICOS Australia work to ensure a high standard of English language teaching in Australia.

Our teachers are qualified English language professionals who have specialised teaching qualifications, as well as university academic qualifications.

Study support

We have a range of study areas and facilities to help you succeed in your English language studies.

To enhance your learning, our lessons harness the power of mobile technology and social media. With this technology you can share content, plan and discuss group projects, improve your pronunciation, develop listening skills, write and edit online, and make stronger connections with your teachers and classmates inside and outside the classroom. Not only will you have many opportunities for online self-study, but you will also develop the digital skills you’ll need in your mainstream studies.

You will have access to individual support from our academic team when required. if you need to work on specific areas of your English, you will be put on an individual learning plan to help you catch up.

Student services

As a new Curtin English student, you’ll be paired with a current student who’ll show you around and answer any questions you have. Our Student Services team will be on hand to provide you with guidance and a confidential advisory service.

On-campus benefits

You’ll have access to all on-campus amenities, including:

Social activities

Experience a new culture and make friends while you study.

Curtin English has a dedicated student experience officer who organises regular activities and excursions for Curtin English students throughout the year.

The vibrant Perth Campus is home to students from more than 130 countries and hosts regular social events, volunteering activities, markets and live performances, so you’ll have plenty of opportunities to balance your studies with fun.