Kaplan International, Melbourne

Key points

  • Up-and-coming area, 5 minutes from the city centre
  • State-of-the-art school facilities
  • Culturally vibrant and creative city
  • Exciting activity programme to explore the city and socialise

The school

Levels
Elementary to Advanced
School size
L
Accommodations
Host family, Apartment, Studio
Disabled access
Disabled access at school
Wifi
WiFi is free

The students

Minimum age
16 years
Average age
23 years
Nationality mix
Japan, Thailand, Colombia, etc..

If you choose to learn English in Melbourne, you’ll have the time of your life! The school is housed in a state-of-the-art building, located in the very up-and-coming area of Melbourne’s Docklands; the city centre is only 5 minutes away by tram, and the tram service from the school is free! Kaplan Melbourne boasts 14 bright rooms, a multimedia room, a study area, a library, a cafeteria, and a common lounge where you can relax between classes. You’ll learn English with highly qualified teachers and make new friends from all over the world, who you’ll participate in the school’s activities with. This young, cultural and artistic city is the perfect place to improve your English skills while (importantly) being close to Australia’s famous beaches!

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Included in the price
  • Level and needs assessment
  • Access to e-learning platform
  • Welcome activity
  • Use of study centre
  • Job Club (semi-intensive or intensive course)
  • End-of-course report and certificate
  • Activity programme

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Intensive course (Academic Semester)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 21/22/25/26 week(s)
21 weeks From 5789.- EUR
(8960.- AUD)
Lessons
General (group): 20 of 45 minutes
+ Options (group): 8 of 45 minutes
+ K+ Sessions: 7 of 45 minutes
Course duration
21/22/25/26 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 15
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
General (group): 08:15-12:45 (Mon, Tues), 08:15-10:30 (Wed, Thu), 08:30-10:30 (Fri)
Options (group): 10:45-12:45 (Wed, Thu, Fri)
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.

Each semester period includes 1-2 weeks session break

Specific options:
The intensive course includes 8 lessons per week to focus on specific skills such as vocabulary, business English, exam preparation or local culture, depending on students’ interests and language level.

K+ sessions:
K+ sessions include online materials to reinforce progress made in class as well as the access to K+ Clubs organised by the school for you to practise your language skills and socialise with other students.

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Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board (18+)
SHC Park Avenue Shared apartment, single room, no meals (18+)
21
8960 AUD
16360 AUD
18649 AUD
25
10700 AUD
19460 AUD
22185 AUD
AUD 1 ≈ EUR 0.65   (Not-binding exchange rate)

Extras

Compulsory OSHC health insurance - student visa (per month) 51 AUD
Accommodation deposit (apartment) (to be paid on site)
For stays 4-13 weeks, non-refundable
91 AUD
Accommodation deposit (apartment) (1-13 weeks) (per week) (to be paid on site)
For stays of 14 weeks or more, refundable
Accommodation deposit (apartment) (14+ weeks) (to be paid on site)
For stays of 14 weeks or more, refundable
1796 AUD

Options

One-to-one course (per lesson) 150 AUD
K+ post departure online access: 3 months 89 AUD
K+ post departure online access: 12 months 179 AUD
Special diet (host family) (per week) 60 AUD
End-of-year holidays (host family)
(19.12.2020 - 26.12.2020)
115 AUD
Retention fee (host family) (per week)
Availability on request
165 AUD
Extra night (18+) (host family)
Availability on request
85 AUD
Extra night (apartment)
for stays from 4-25 weeks, availability on request
113 AUD
Extra night (apartment)
for stays from 6 Months, availability on request
110 AUD
Extra night (apartment)
for stays from 12 months, availability on request
105 AUD
Airport transfer from Tullamarine (pick-up) 180 AUD
Airport transfer from/to Tullamarine (pick-up and drop-off) 360 AUD
Airport transfer from Avalon (pick-up) 270 AUD
Airport transfer from/to Avalon (pick-up and drop-off) 540 AUD
Starting dates 21 wk
06.01 / 10.02 / 16.03 / 06.04 / 11.05 / 15.06 / 20.07 / 14.09 / 19.10.2020
Starting dates 22 wk
17.08.2020
Starting dates 25 wk
06.01 / 10.02 / 16.03 / 06.04 / 11.05 / 15.06 / 14.09 / 19.10.2020
Starting dates 26 wk
20.07 / 17.08.2020
Bank holidays
01.01 / 27.01 / 09.03 / 10.04 / 13.04 / 08.06.2020
Holidays
25.12.2020 - 02.01.2021

Each semester/year period includes 1-2 weeks session break. Please contact us for further information.

Arrival day: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Leaving day: Saturday following course end

Intensive course (Academic Year)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 34 week(s)
34 weeks From 8370.- EUR
(12955.- AUD)
Lessons
General (group): 20 of 45 minutes
+ Options (group): 8 of 45 minutes
+ K+ Sessions: 7 of 45 minutes
Course duration
34 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 15
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
General (group): 08:15-12:45 (Mon, Tues), 08:15-10:30 (Wed, Thu), 08:30-10:30 (Fri)
Options (group): 10:45-12:45 (Wed, Thu, Fri)
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.

Each year period includes 2 weeks session break

Specific options:
The intensive course includes 8 lessons per week to focus on specific skills such as vocabulary, business English, exam preparation or local culture, depending on students’ interests and language level.

K+ sessions:
K+ sessions include online materials to reinforce progress made in class as well as the access to K+ Clubs organised by the school for you to practise your language skills and socialise with other students.

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Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board (18+)
SHC Park Avenue Shared apartment, single room, no meals (18+)
34
12955 AUD
24775 AUD
28141 AUD
AUD 1 ≈ EUR 0.65   (Not-binding exchange rate)

Extras

Compulsory OSHC health insurance - student visa (per month) 51 AUD
Accommodation deposit (apartment) (to be paid on site)
For stays 4-13 weeks, non-refundable
91 AUD
Accommodation deposit (apartment) (1-13 weeks) (per week) (to be paid on site)
For stays of 14 weeks or more, refundable
Accommodation deposit (apartment) (14+ weeks) (to be paid on site)
For stays of 14 weeks or more, refundable
1796 AUD

Options

One-to-one course (per lesson) 150 AUD
K+ post departure online access: 3 months 89 AUD
K+ post departure online access: 12 months 179 AUD
Special diet (host family) (per week) 60 AUD
End-of-year holidays (host family)
(19.12.2020 - 26.12.2020)
115 AUD
Retention fee (host family) (per week)
Availability on request
165 AUD
Extra night (18+) (host family)
Availability on request
85 AUD
Extra night (apartment)
for stays from 4-25 weeks, availability on request
113 AUD
Extra night (apartment)
for stays from 6 Months, availability on request
110 AUD
Extra night (apartment)
for stays from 12 months, availability on request
105 AUD
Airport transfer from Tullamarine (pick-up) 180 AUD
Airport transfer from/to Tullamarine (pick-up and drop-off) 360 AUD
Airport transfer from Avalon (pick-up) 270 AUD
Airport transfer from/to Avalon (pick-up and drop-off) 540 AUD
Starting dates 34 wk
06.01 / 30.03 / 15.06 / 20.07 / 17.08 / 14.09.2020
Bank holidays
01.01 / 27.01 / 09.03 / 10.04 / 13.04 / 08.06.2020
Holidays
25.12.2020 - 02.01.2021

Each semester/year period includes 1-2 weeks session break. Please contact us for further information.

Arrival day: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Leaving day: Saturday following course end

100% authentic opinions

These students attended a course in this school through ESL – Language studies abroad and their evaluation has been checked. Students' opinions don't necessarily correspond to those of ESL – Language studies abroad, but reflect the individual experience of those participants. This is meant to provide you with further information about this school.

4.1/5
Overall rating

100% of students recommending this school

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27 years old - Germany
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3 weeks, January – February 2020
Value for money (3 / 5)
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24 years old - Germany
/ 5
12 weeks, August – November 2019
Value for money (3 / 5)
Destination (3.3 / 5)
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Host family
Living with an Australian family is the best way to improve your language skills outside of school. You’ll stay in a single room and you’ll practise English every day at breakfast and dinner with your hosts, who will show you their culture and city in their own unique way! Families usually live 60-90 minutes from the school by public transport; on your first day, they will show you how to buy your travel card and how to reach the school. Bed linen, towels are provided, laundry once per week is included, but Wi-Fi has a weekly fee of $10.

SHC – Park Avenue shared apartments (4-week minimum stay)
Enjoy your lovely single room in a shared apartment only a 20-minute ride from Kaplan Melbourne. You will share a bathroom and a fully-equipped kitchen, and you will also benefit from a fantastic roof-top terrace, a gym and a theatre room, among other amazing facilities. Wi-Fi is unlimited and laundry facilities, linen packs and cleaning services are available at an extra cost. You’ll be spoiled for choices whenever you feel like wandering out: Princess Park, the Queen Victoria Market and the Brunswick restaurant area are only a few close-by!

Iglu Melbourne City studios (4-week minimum stay)
Located in the very heart of the city, this residence is only a 17-minute walk to Kaplan Melbourne. You will stay in a practical single studio which will allow you to enjoy your independence and still be next door to your new friends. Your studio features a double bed with an en-suite bathroom, WiFi, a study area and a well-equipped kitchenette, among other amenities. Common areas include a gym, a library, a cinema room and lounge areas. Laundry services come at an extra cost while linen changing and room cleaning are students’ responsibility.

Take advantage of the exciting activity programme organised by Kaplan Melbourne and immerse yourself in Australian culture! The programme allows students to explore the city while making new friends and speaking English outside the class. Some activities are free of charge, like movie nights and soccer game nights, while others require an additional fee. While you learn English in Melbourne, you’ll be able to enjoy the city’s cultural and creative vibes, practise sports and bask in the Aussie sunshine, see penguins on Philip Island, and marvel at breath-taking landscapes on the Great Ocean Road tour.

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Special offers
Save on your online and on-site courses in Australia and New Zealand
Save on your online and on-site courses in Australia and New Zealand
Book a course at one of our Kaplan partner schools and take advantage of this special offer:
 
- Book 2 weeks or more of online courses and benefit from the same weekly price for both online and on-site courses
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- The enrolment fee and the high-season tuition supplement are waived
 
  Standard course Intensive course
Australia AUD 225 per week AUD 275 per week
New Zealand NZD 225 per week NZD 275 per week

Offer valid for the following destinations: 
Kaplan Adelaide
Kaplan Brisbane  
Kaplan Melbourne
Kaplan Perth
Kaplan Sydney
Kaplan Auckland

 
Conditions: 
- Valid for new bookings received before 01.08.2020
- The online and the on-site courses must be booked at the same time but the courses don’t need to take place consecutively
- Minimum of 2 weeks of online lessons before beginning the on-site course
- The online lessons must start before 24.08.2020 and the on-site course must start in 2020, unless this is delayed due to coronavirus-related reasons
- This offer cannot be combined with other offers or discounts
 
To find out more or take advantage of this offer, please get in touch with our customer service team.

Published on 12.05.2020
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