University of Western Australia, CELT

School Overview

The Centre for English Language Teaching at the University of Western Australia (UWA CELT) reflects the tradition of the University by providing high quality English language teaching in a friendly and supportive environment. Our teachers have degrees and specialist qualifications in English language teaching and  our approach to teaching and learning gives students many opportunities to practise using English and to learn about life in Australia through tasks, activities and projects.

UWA offers English language students a mixture of formal, academic and conversational English. Our unique and well-structured programs combine a rigorous approach to teaching and learning with real and practical language experiences, which help students discover strategies to become lifelong learners of English.

Top Five Student Nationalities

  • Brazil
  • China
  • Japan
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Thailand

At UWA CELT we welcome students from all over the globe. We are a culturly diverse institution and in 2016 we welcomed 53 nationalities.


"To begin, I would like to say thank you UWA! Because now my dreams are coming true! I would like to say people can pursue the impossible! The Bridging Course helped me to improve not only my English skills, but also my life." - Victoria Figueroa Bustos, Venezuela.

"The Bridging Course enhanced my academic skills and gave me an understanding of Australian culture. The course has a well-organised curriculum combined with the best teaching methods and is designed to help students going into various academic elds at the University. During my studies, I had a lot of support from friendly and qualifed teachers, as well as knowledgeable and experienced student advisors." - Ali Sirwan Abdulkarim, Iraq, Kurdistan Region.

School Message

We provide high-quality English language teaching in a friendly and supportive environment at The University of Western Australia.

About Perth

Perth is Australia’s fourth largest city and capital of the thriving State of Western Australia. Voted as one of the world’s most liveable cities, the inhabitants of Perth enjoy a climate and lifestyle that is envied by many.

We are located on Claremont campus which is 3 kilometers away from Perth city centre. Transport links to buses and train are close by and students at UWA CELT can take advantage of subsidised costs on public transport.

Our Location

5 Stirling Hwy, Crawley WA 6009, Australia.

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Courses Overview

Whether you are a beginner, intermediate or advanced speaker of English, UWA has courses to help you improve your command of the language. These include:

  • General English
  • Business English
  • English for Academic Purpose
  • Bridging course - which is a pathway to a degree course
  • Cambridge Exam preparation (PET, CAE & FCE)
  • IELTS Exam preparation 
  • TOEFL Exam preparation
  • TOEIC Exam preparation


UWA CELT arranges homestay placements for students with host families carefully selected by our coordinators. Each host family has police clearances, references and experience hosting international students and are regularly assessed through student feedback forms.

We have host families for more independent students and families that can provide extra pastoral care and support. We offer ongoing support and keep in regular contact with both student and host families. Our homestay coordinators also provide an after hour emergency service to assist students with any problems or issues that may arise.

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