How to apply



1. Apply for a place in programme

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Complete the Online Enrolment form.


2. Offer of place 

We will email you an offer of place within 5 working days if your application is successful.

Your offer will include an invoice for all fees.


3. Pay your fees

Pay your fees by bank transfer or by credit card at the ELA reception. Please note a 2% surcharge applies to credit card payments.

You can also pay through bank transfer, online credit or debit card via Flywire. Click here to learn more. 


4. Certificate of enrolment

We will send you a certificate of enrolment and receipt after receiving your payment.


5. Online placement test

For non-pathway students without IELTS/PTE/TOEFL scores will need to undertake the Oxford Online Placement Test (OOPT) which will be sent 3 weeks prior to their course start Date. 


6. Welcome Pack and Orientation Information

Sent to students 1 – 2 weeks prior to their course start date. Students are sent our student handbook, and instructions on what must be done before their first day at ELA. The email will also include information regarding first-day orientation. 


7. First-Day Orientation

During this time you will have the opportunity to meet key ELA staff members, find our details about your course and get assistance with any technical questions you may have.


That's it!

We welcome you to the ELA and look forward to helping you achieve your study goals, whatever they may be.