English School in Sydney, Australia

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Image of ELS Universal English College, Sydney ELS Universal English College:
ELS Universal English College is located on 2 floors of a modern building which is located right in the centre of Sydney city, and only a 3-minute walk from Sydney Harbour. The train, bus and ferries are only a few minutes' walk away, as is the beautiful Royal Botanic Gardens where you can sit in the sun and enjoy a relaxing lunch between classes!

For those seeking more action, we are surrounded by Sydney’s shopping district, international food courts, cafes, theatres, restaurants, pubs, cinemas and clubs. This also makes it easy to find work and get to work after school.

Location and Facilities:


Photo of English School in Sydney, Australia Regularly voted one of the world’s best city for travellers by Conde Nest Magazine, Sydney is known internationally as a beautiful, safe and exciting city. With a population of 4 million people, it is also one of the world’s most multicultural cities, with something to offer everyone.

Our warm climate (average 28ºC in summer and 16º-17ºC in winter) means you can choose from a wide range of indoor or outdoor activities all year round. You will never run out of things to do in Sydney!

Our Campus is only minutes away from the famous Sydney Harbour and other major tourist attractions including:
- Sydney Harbour Bridge
- Sydney Tower
- Sydney Opera House
- Hyde Park
- Botanic Gardens
- Pitt Street Mall - famous shopping district
- China Town
- Darling Harbour

A ferry to the famous Taronga Zoo or Manly Beach and a bus to the famous Bondi Beach or trendy Paddington area are also only minutes away.


Image of ELS Universal English College, Sydney Located in a modern and bright building in the centre of the city, our college facilities include:
- 24 modern, air-conditioned classrooms
- 2 multi-media computer labs (50 computers)
- Large student lounge
- Student library
- Free email and internet access
- Free wireless internet access
- Table tennis

Student Resource Centre and Library:
Our Student Library is staffed by a fully qualified librarian to help you find the materials you need. It is a great place to  read the daily newspaper, borrow books, research online or ask the librarian for assistance with assignments..

The Centre holds a large collection of general English language materials including:
- Exam preparation materials
- Listening practice kits
- English language readers
- English grammar books and dictionaries
- Travel guides and recreational materials
- Magazines and newspapers
- Games such as chess, backgammon, scrabble and more!


Computers and IT:
Our 2 computer rooms have 50 computers with a range of software suitable for course work and personal use.

The following are free for our students:
- Email access to keep in touch with friends and family
- Internet access to assist with research for study and personal use
- Wireless Internet access on campus for students with their own laptop computers
- Access to facilities to download and save photos from your digital camera onto CD or memory stick

School / Office Address: Level 1, 17 O'Connell St
Email: Contact Us


Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2023-11-08 were from:

Hamburg, Germany; Sydney; st pierre, Reunion; Qatar; Cali valle del Cauca, Colombia; Bekasi, Indonesia; Purwokerto, Indonesia; Saudi Arabia / Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; and more.