Course Information:

Qualification Name English for Academic Purposes
CRICOS Code 054804F
Duration in weeks 4-20 weeks
Tuition Fee $6400 ($320 per week)

Course Description:

The English for Academic Purposes Program (EAP) is structured at two levels: EAP (Upper-Intermediate) and EAP (Advanced). It is designed as a pre-university preparation program. The programs are intended for international students wishing to pursue studies at either undergraduate or postgraduate level.

The focus of each course is on Academic English skills needed for academic studies. This course will also prepare students for the cultural differences they may encounter socially and academically on campus. Such areas include understanding lecturer’s expectation, comprehending academic text, writing essays and various types of reports,performing seminar presentation,working in groups and developing students’ autonomous learning skills. The characteristics of the EAP program is that students will acquire language through actively engaging in meaningful enquiry-based tasks. It incorporates of Learning Management Systems (LMS) and other online learning tools to facilitate productive learning through student collaboration both inside and outside the classroom.



Successful completion of the EAP course at IIBIT – Academy of English will satisfy the English language requirements for entering into Diploma, Advanced Diploma courses, Bachelor Degree or Postgraduate Degree courses offered by IIBIT.

Each level of the EAP program will be conducted for 5 to 10 weeks, the length of study will be based on students’ English proficiency level prior study. It comprises of 20-hour face-to-face study per week.


Entry Requirements

An entry requirement for the EAP Upper-Intermediate course is that students need to obtain IELTS proficiency of 5.0 overall band score (minimum 5.0 on writing) or equivalent, or completion of General English Upper-Intermediate.

An entry requirement for the EAP Advanced course is that students need to obtain IELTS proficiency of 5.5 overall band score (minimum 5 on writing) or equivalent.

Students are welcome to undertake an English language assessment at IIBIT Academy of English for entry into this program.


Sample Timetable

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Morning Session
 9:00 - 11:00am Session 1 Session 1 Session 1 Session 1
11:00 - 11:15am  Break  Break Break Break
11:15 - 1:15pm  Session 2  Session 2  Session 2  Session 2
1:15 - 1:30pm  Break  Break  Break  Break
1:30 - 2:30pm  Session 3  Session 3  Session 3  Session 3
Afternoon Session
3:00 - 5:00pm Session 1 Session 1 Session 1 Session 1
5:00 - 5:15pm  Break  Break  Break  Break
5:15 - 7:15pm  Session 2  Session 2  Session 2  Session 2
7:15 - 7:30pm  Break  Break  Break  Break
7:30 - 8:30pm  Session 3  Session 3  Session 3
Afternoon Session
5:00 - 7:00pm Session 1 Session 1 Session 1 Session 1  Session 1
7:00 - 7:15pm  Break  Break  Break  Break  Break
7:15 - 9:15pm  Session 2  Session 2  Session 2  Session 2  Session 2

Delivery Locations


Gnd Floor, 841 George St,
Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia

Phone: +61 2 9269 0077


L6, 127 Rundle Mall,
Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia

Phone: +61 8 8203 9000