Because we love what we do!
English Language Company (ELC) is a multi-award winning English language school in Sydney, Australia.
Voted Best English Language School Southern Hemisphere 5 times in 7 years, English Language Company is one of the best known English schools in Australia with students from over 50 countries.
Students who study English at ELC learn English quickly and effectively following the most innovative and highest quality English language programs available today.
ELC is also famous for its study and work programs for working holiday makers and student visa holders. And ELC has a great range of student accommodation options as well as fantastic social activities and sightseeing options.
If you want to study English in Australia and you are looking for high quality courses, study English at ELC.
We look forward to welcoming you to English Language Company.
ELC boasts one of the best nationality mixes in Australia with students from around 35 different countries attending the school at one time and 50 countries throughout the year.
This great mix ensures that students will have to speak English all day to communicate and make friends and also ensures a fantastic cross-cultural experience.
Our Location & Facilities
Our modern school is right in the heart of Sydney, close to Darling Harbour and Sydney’s major transport, tourist, shopping and entertainment districts.
You will be studying
- In the centre of Sydney city
- 4 minutes from Sydney’s premier shopping centre
- 1 minute from Sydney’s main train station
- 5 minutes from Darling Harbour – one of Sydney’s most popular tourist destinations
- 5 minutes by train or bus to Circular Quay and the Opera House
Modern premises, excellent facilities
Our school is light and spacious with comfortable, well-equipped classrooms and excellent facilities including
Awards & Accreditations
Australia's most awarded
ELC is a multi award winning English language school. In the Study Travel Magazine awards (this is the Oscars for schools!) we were voted Star English Language School Southern Hemisphere in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2009 and 2007 and shortlisted for the same award in 2008 and 2010.
In 2013 we were awarded STM ‘Superstar’ which is a lifetime award in this category. So you can be confident that you will receive the very best tuition and service.
In 2014 and 2015 ELC won the ASEAN Masterclass award for most outstanding English language school in the region.
In 2016, ELC was highly commended in the NSW Export Awards in the Education & Training category.
Accreditations & Quality Standards
ELC is fully-accredited by the Australian government.
ELC is quality assured by NEAS, (the National ELT Accreditation Scheme). www.neas.org.au
English Australia represents the best English language colleges in Australia. www.englishaustralia.com.au
IALC (the International Association of Language Centres) members are the world’s leading language schools and regularly inspected and quality assured. www.ialc.org
ELC works closely with the Australian government initiative Future Unlimited to promote Australia as a study destination internationally.
In the Education & Training category, the Premier’s NSW Export Awards recognise expertise, outstanding innovation and international success.
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