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Embassy Sydney

Sydney, AU
1/63 Oxford Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3.80
5 reviews
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With its stunning city centre location, amazing teachers and modern facilities, Embassy Sydney is the perfect choice for students looking to learn English in one of the world’s most iconic and thrilling cities.

Embassy English Study Centres have locations in the USA, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand and over 40 years’ experience in teaching English to a high standard.

The Embassy Sydney school is housed in a modern and spacious building in the Darlinghurst area of central Sydney, near to public transport and world-famous attractions such as Hyde Park, the Opera House and Bondi Beach.

The school has high tech, fully-equipped classrooms, a computer lab, interactive whiteboards and student lounge. Students can choose from a wide variety of English courses to suit all levels and ages, with the option to choose interesting elective subjects to boost learning (within the semi intensive and intensive courses).

There is also a varied social and activity timetable with trips to museums and the Blue Mountains as well as pub and cinema nights, soccer, volleyball and basketball.

Embassy Sydney has a fully-qualified, native English-speaking teaching staff and a welfare team to help students get the best out of their time at the school.

Courses

Embassy English schools all use proven teaching methods which complement a highly structured curriculum. Students are encouraged to speak English at all times, both inside and outside the school.

Lessons are focused on improving speaking, listening,
reading and writing skills and promote the teaching of English for everyday situations.

Students will find that classes are fast-paced and interactive using up-to-the minute materials such as TV, Internet, newspapers, role play and class debate. Progress is monitored on a weekly basis and students can view their achievements on an interactive progress tracker, StudySmart.

Students also take an exit test on completion which highlights how much they have learned. The school’s team of fully qualified teachers and welfare team ensure that students reach their learning goals quickly.

Type of courses

Embassy Sydney run three General English courses; standard, semi-intensive and intensive to develop speaking, listening, reading and writing skills for everyday English use. The standard programme uses a core General English syllabus and the semi-intensive and intensive programmes combine the core subjects with extra elective subjects such as grammar, vocabulary and communication skills.

The General English course is open to all language abilities and students can choose from 20 lessons (standard) 24 lessons (semi-intensive, including four elective lessons) or 28 lessons (intensive, including eight elective lessons) per week. Embassy Sydney also offer a Beginners English course designed for students with little or no English who wish to make rapid progress. There is also a one-to-one programme for a more individual and targeted approach (to be combined with a group programme).

Key Facts:

● Standard General English: 20 lessons per week. Class size:15. All year.
● Semi-Intensive General English: 24 lessons per week. Class size:15. All year.
● Intensive General English: 28 lessons per week. Class size:15. All year.
● English for Beginners: 20 or 24 lessons per week. Beginners only. Class size:15.
● One-to-one: Blocks of 5 lessons weekly added to a group programme.



Time and Days of the week where the course is taught: All courses are taught at the Embassy Sydney school from Monday to Friday 09.15 to 17.15.

Lesson duration: 50 minutes.

Course certificate: Certificate on completion of the course.

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Embassy Sydney offer a comprehensive Business English course designed to help students improve English communication skills for the workplace. The course comprises 20 lessons of General English plus eight lessons of Business English per week.

Business lessons focus on the vocabulary used in the workplace, giving presentations and business writing skills. Students also receive an ePortfolio at the end of the course, which showcases their completed work to potential employers. The course is open to those with Intermediate language ability and above. Classwork is followed up with graded homework and relevant field trips and activities.

Key Facts:

Business English: 28 lessons per week (20 General English and 8 of Business English). Course duration 2-24 weeks. Minimum age 16. Intermediate and above language ability.

Time and Days of the week where the course is taught: All courses are taught at the Embassy Sydney school building from Monday to Friday.

Lesson duration: 50 minutes

Course certificate: At the end of the course, students receive an Embassy Certificate in Business Communication and a language profile of your level and skill..

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Embassy Sydney offer an IELTS preparation course designed to quickly improve your skills and achieve a great result in this internationally-recognised English test. The course has a minimum duration of four weeks. During the course, you will learn effective exam strategies and take regular tests and mock exams. IELTS is a global English language qualification accepted by thousands of universities, government departments and employers.

The Embassy Sydney IELTS preparation course runs on a standard or intensive basis, depending on your needs. The school will also assist in booking your place to sit the exam at the nearest testing centre.

Key Facts:

● Standard IELTS Preparation course: 20 lessons per week. Minimum 4 week duration. Intermediate English language ability and above.
● Intensive IELTS Preparation course: 28 lessons per week (20 lessons of exam preparation + 8 elective lessons). Minimum 4 week duration. Intermediate English language ability and above.

Time and Days of the week where the course is taught: All courses are taught at the Embassy Sydney school from Monday to Friday.

Lesson duration: 50 minutes

Course certificate: In addition to your official IELTS exam result, you will receive an Embassy final certificate.

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Choose a course

General - 20 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £244
Duration
45mins class
Duration
1 - 23 week
Class available:
Morning
Start Dates:
Monday
General - 24 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £265
Duration
45mins class
Duration
1 - 52 week
Class available:
Morning
Start Dates:
Monday
General - 28 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £283
Duration
45mins class
Duration
1 - 52 week
Class available:
Anytime
Start Dates:
Monday
Business - 28 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £283
Duration
45mins class
Duration
1 - 52 week
Class available:
Anytime
Start Dates:
Monday
IELTS - 20 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £244
Duration
45mins class
Duration
4 - 23 week
Class available:
Morning
Start Dates:
Monday
IELTS - 28 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £283
Duration
45mins class
Duration
4 - 23 week
Class available:
Anytime
Start Dates:
Monday
FACILITIES

  • Embassy Sydney Free Internet
    Free Internet
  • Embassy Sydney IT Lounge
    IT Lounge
  • Embassy Sydney Interactive Whiteboards
    Interactive Whiteboards
  • Embassy Sydney Student Lounge
    Student Lounge
Location
1/63 Oxford Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Embassy Sydney is located in Darlinghurst, in the heart of Australia’s largest and most exciting metropolis. Sydney lies on Australia’s east coast and is surrounded by the world’s biggest natural harbour and the famous Blue Mountains. With its iconic boat-like Opera House and impressive Harbour Bridge, Sydney is known for being a cosmopolitan centre of culture, art and business. The city has a population of 4.3 million people and although it is the largest of Australia’s cities, it has a friendly and culturally diverse atmosphere. Sydney has endless attractions for international students, from 24 hour nightlife, beautiful sandy beaches (such as surfer’s paradise - Bondi) and stunning national parks. Venturing further afield, you will find numerous opportunities for outdoor pursuits such as surfing, hiking, mountain biking and wildlife tours. Sydney is easy to navigate on foot and has an excellent public transport network of buses, trams and trains. Sydney International Airport is located 8km south of the city and has flight connections worldwide.

Accommodation

Student residence

Embassy Sydney houses students in a choice of four comfortable and well-equipped residences as follows: Residence 1 - Jack’s Place Situated near King’s Cross station and close to Bondi beach. Jack’s Place has a large rooftop deck complete with BBQ and harbour views. There is also a communal lounge and kitchen. Key Facts: ● Single, Deluxe or twin rooms with shared bathrooms ● Communal kitchen and lounge ● Laundry facilities ● Air-conditioning ● Bed linen provided ● Rooftop terrace ● Free Wi-Fi Accommodation address: 39A Elizabeth Bay Road, Potts Point, Sydney NSW 1335. Distance from the school: 30 minute walk or five minutes by train. Residence 2: LINK 2 A modern student residence in the middle of Sydney’s education district. Key Facts: ● Single or twin rooms with shared bathrooms ● Communal kitchen ● Bed linen provided ● Free Wi-Fi ● Laundry facilities Accommodation address: 783-787 George Street, Haymarket, NSW 2000, Sydney. Distance from the school: 15 minutes by bus Residence 3: Sinclair’s Bondi Small, boutique residence located near to Sydney’s famous Bondi beach. Key Facts: ● Single, twin or couple’s double. With en suite or shared bathrooms ● Communal kitchen ● Continental breakfast provided ● Laundry facilities ● Free Wi-Fi ● Bed linen provided Accommodation address: 27 Paul Street & 11 Bennett Street, Bondi Junction, NSW 2022, Sydney. Distance from the school: 30 minutes by bus Residence 4: Yurong House Located in Darlinghurst just ten minutes walk to the school, Yurong House is close to shops, restaurants and bars. Key Facts: ● Single rooms with shared bathrooms ● Communal kitchen and lounge ● Free Wi-Fi ● Laundry facilities ● Rooftop access ● Bed linen provided

£250/week

Price/week: £250

Booking fee: £0.00

Cleaning fee: £0.00

Minimum stay: 0

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