The University of Otago English Language Centre welcomes students from all over the world to our classrooms.
We are a member of English New Zealand and are proud to offer quality programmes with some of the best English language teachers in the country.
Our English language programmes
No matter your level of English or future study plans, we have a programme to suit you.
This programme includes listening, speaking, reading, writing, pronunciation, and grammar skills – at different levels – from elementary to advanced.
Our General English programmes
We offer IELTS preparation courses on-campus.
English for Otago
This programme offers a pathway to undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at the University of Otago.
Our English for Otago programme
English for academic purposes
This programme aims to help students develop academic skills for tertiary study and independent learning.
Our English for academic purposes programme
Many of our programmes are now available online.
For university groups we offer short-term English tuition combined with an exciting activities programme.
International English exams
We are a registered test centre for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) and the Occupational English Test (OET).
The International English examinations
Test your level of English
Take our online English test and find out what your level is.