UTS:INSEARCH - English Language courses

We'll help get you into a prestigious UTS degree!

UTS:INSEARCH is the premium pathway provider to the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), one of Australia's leading universities for producing industry-ready graduates. In fact, over 3,000 students from 75 different countries come to us every year to prepare for university studies.

We offer a range of higher education diplomas, UTS Foundation Studies and leading Academic English programs.

Through the quality of our programs, and our expertise, care and focus on the student experience, we give every single student the best possible foundation for a successful university career.

Who should study at UTS:INSEARCH?

  • You want a pathway into the UTS, one of Australia's leading universities
  • You want to study at UTS but don't yet meet the UTS academic or English entry requirements for direct entry
  • You need to improve your English to prepare for university study in Australia
  • You want the best chance of succeeding at university by studying in smaller classes where you can maximise your learning outcomes
  • You want to make your transition into a new country and culture as easy as possible and want to become familiar with the Australian approach to learning

Top 5 reasons to choose UTS:INSEARCH
1) Strong connection with UTS
UTS:INSEARCH programs are designed in consultation with UTS faculties and approved by the UTS Academic Board. UTS:INSEARCH's special relationship with UTS also means that students benefit from UTS's academic standards, student activities and reputation for excellence. Students also have access to UTS facilities, which enables them to experience university life right from the start.

2) FAST TRACK into second year of a UTS bachelor degree
UTS:INSEARCH diplomas provide guaranteed entry* into a UTS bachelor degree. In fact, you can fast track into the second year of UTS**.

3) High records of success
Our success rates are extremely high. Over 90 per cent of diploma graduates are eligible to articulate into the second year of a UTS undergraduate degree.

4) Supportive learning environment and caring culture
Learn in small class sizes within a highly supportive learning culture that includes access to academic advisers, weekly learning assistance sessions and study skills workshops.

5) Highly innovative and practical course structures
All our classes are highly practical to give you the perfect preparation for UTS and your career.

* Subject to successful completion of a diploma with no more than two subject failures.
** The point where you enter into your UTS bachelor degree will depend on both your chosen course and major.

Student Life
The UTS:INSEARCH campus is located in Sydney's vibrant central business district and within a short stroll to UTS and a variety of public transport options. Make new friends and experience student life in the heart of the city, surrounded by caf

Learn English with the experts
Learning English at UTS:INSEARCH is a life changing experience. With our Academic English (AE) program you can improve your ability to communicate in English and gain the skills you need for further academic study. Not only will you become more confident in social situations but you will learn how to prepare for your future career. We also provide courses in General English and IELTS preparation.

Why study English with UTS:INSEARCH?

  • Get ready for university and a global career. Academic English is not only about achieving success in English, but also acquiring the skills you will need for success at university and beyond. From basic study skills to preparing for your first job interview, you will learn to become confident in any academic, social or work situation.
  • We are the experts in English language education. UTS:INSEARCH has been teaching English to international students for over 25 years and has a strong reputation worldwide for its high success rates and advanced English curriculum.
  • UTS:INSEARCH teachers are some of the most highly trained in the industry. Our teachers have an average of 15 years' experience. Thirty per cent are IELTS examiners, 15 per cent are Cambridge university-accredited CELTA teacher trainers and over 30 hold a masters or PHD qualification.
  • The most advanced English curriculum on the market. Addresses contemporary topics to ensure our graduates have the most modern and wide-ranging vocabulary to communicate effectively in global conversation.
  • Study anytime, anywhere. Our Academic English (AE) program uses Blended Learning, which combines traditional classroom teaching with online learning. By using this innovative approach, you can study anytime, anywhere outside the classroom.
  • Latest English resources and tools. All English students have access to the latest English tools, the best in resources and support (both online and offline) and highly qualified teachers to ensure every student succeeds and achieves their career dreams.

Which English program should you choose?
Whether you want to improve your general communication skills, pass an important exam or attend an English-speaking university, we have a course for you.

Academic English (AE1-AE4)
Learn the skills you need to succeed in your studies at any English-speaking university. You will gain the confidence to interact in social situations, prepare for success at university and be ready for the workplace once you graduate.

Academic English (AE5)
AE5 prepares you for studying at university and successful completion of the program will allow direct entry into most undergraduate and postgraduate courses at UTS.
General English
The General English program establishes the groundwork for English language development and the skills you will need for academic study and prepares you for the Academic English (AE) program.

UTS:INSEARCH offers a range of full-time and part-time IELTS (International English Language Testing System) preparation courses to suit your schedule and needs. These courses provide an overview of all aspects of the IELTS test. Please note IELTS is only offered on demand.

Academic and Personal Support

  • Dedicated academic advisers
  • Weekly learning assistance sessions
  • Study skills classes
  • One on one tutorials
  • Student counselling services
  • Health services
  • Career services

State-of-the-Art Facilities

  • Classrooms and lecture theatres with the latest technology
  • Access to the world-class UTS Library
  • Access to UTS's 24-hour computer labs
  • Free high-speed campus wi-fi
  • Newly refurbished student recreation spaces
  • Mac labs and computer rooms
  • Open kitchen areas
  • Multi-faith prayer rooms


  • Access to over 100 sports and social clubs through ActivateUTS (student union), including sporting, recreational and gym facilities
  • Activities Club
  • Student Council
  • City campus - everything is at your doorstep

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