Course overview

Kangan Institute’s English Language ELICOS courses can help improve your English language skills for personal development or prepare you for direct entry into TAFEs and Universities.

Our levels range from elementary to Advanced. New English classes start every week and depending on your level, your study duration can range from 5 to 40 weeks.

In our English language courses, you will learn to

When you arrive, you will receive an orientation and will be guided on your study goals. You will also receive regular feedback from our teachers as you progress.

For students who successfully complete certain levels of their English courses, they can take a direct entry to Foundation Studies, Diplomas or vocational education (TAFE). At the higher level they can gain direct entry to Undergraduate courses.


Our Docklands campus is located in the beautiful harbour-front suburb of Docklands which is in the city and easily accessible by trains and trams.

With tram-stops right next to the camps and a 5 minute walk to the centralised Southern Cross Train Station, it is extremely easy and quick to get to us. The campus is a short stroll away from the waterfront, trendy cafes and boutique shopping.

The ELICOS Centre is specially designed to provide optimal learning environments for students. Interactive whiteboards in all classrooms facilitate language learning and support the latest resources available (include online resources).

The facility also features a computer laboratory with state-of-the-art computer equipment, specialised software for language learning, email and high speed internet access. Free wireless access is available throughout.

International students can also access the centre’s student lounge that is equipped with kitchen facilities, hot water, microwave and a refrigerator.