TAFE SA English Language Centre

Study at the only government-owned English Language Centre (ELC) in South Australia to improve your English skills for study, further learning or life.

Located in South Australia, TAFE SA is one of the largest vocational and education training providers in Australia. Each year hundreds of international students from more than 65 countries choose to study our courses.

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Why study English with us?

  • Highly qualified, experienced, and friendly staff
  • Affordable fees
  • Conveniently located in the heart of Adelaide
  • Small classes
  • Flexible start times
  • Pathway opportunities to TAFE SA and universities in Adelaide
  • Free English conversation classes and events for international students
  • Access to the TAFE SA library with extensive English language and online resources

Did you know that you do not have to be going on to study a TAFE SA course to study at our English Language Centre? If you are an international student on a student visa, a working holiday visa or tourist visa, you can enrol in a TAFE SA intensive English language course which will develop your English skills for:

  • Fun and travel
  • Study at TAFE SA or university
  • IELTS testing
  • Future employment

TAFE SA English Language Centre

Student Stories

Stories from students studying at TAFE SA English Language Centre



"Studying English for Academic Purposes Advanced has given me the skills and confidence I need to be successful in my further study. .

I loved my classmates and the fact that they all came from many different countries and they loved to talk in English, so I felt like my English has improved a lot since the start of the class."



"The teachers at TAFE SA are friendly and easy to approach. 

The classes are engaging and involve everyone too. 

By the end of my course I improved my public speaking skills and had the courage to do the best presentations with the support of my teachers."