The ELA is the English language school of the University of Auckland, which is ranked in the world’s top 100 universities and the highest-ranked university in New Zealand. Each year more than 2,000 students from over 35 countries around the world choose to learn English either in person at our university campus or online. We have a team of experienced and qualified teaching professionals who are committed to developing your individual language learning needs.
Our English language courses include:
- General English
- Academic English (Available Online)
- University Pathways Postgraduate (Available Online)
- University Pathways Undergraduate (Available Online)
- CELTA and TESOL Teacher Training
- Groups (Available Online)
- IELTS test preparation
The ELA is also an official IELTS, PTE Academic and Pearson VUE test centre.
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Why Choose the ELA to Improve your English?
The English Language Academy is part of the University of Auckland which is one of the world's top 100 universities and the leading university in New Zealand
Meet your direct entry requirements to the University of Auckland and other top tertiary institutions with our University Pathways Courses
Learn from highly qualified and experienced teachers through a communicative language teaching approach
Flexible study options mean you can choose to study a range of Academic, Pathway and General English courses from home, before travelling to New Zealand for university studies
Exciting regular social events, both on-campus and online
Excellence in English Education