Academic partners

Our academic partner institutions around the world have been chosen for their high standards and their facilities for international students. Accredited and highly ranked within their fields, they provide the best preparation for global citizenship and a lifetime of career success.

The Embassy Pathways program offers you direct entry into one of our partner universities and colleges, which are listed below. Our Pathways service can assist you with your application to these partner institutions, so that you can begin your language preparation course confident that your place at your chosen partner college or university is secure.

Most Embassy centres also offer a free advice service which will help you choose the right path in your future education.This service covers all institutions, not just our Embassy partners.


Since 1917 the Australian College of Physical Education has been a leading provider of specialist undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, in dance, sport and physical education. Located in the Sydney Olympic Park precinct.

Martin College
Martin College has been providing career-focussed education since 1976, and is now one of Australia’s largest and best recognised career colleges. Course provide credits towards many different degrees at a wide range of Australian universities.

Taylors UniLink
Taylors UniLink is a new concept that supports students with access to a wide range of university degree programs throughout Australia. The Taylors UniLink Diploma is run over one year in a three trimester format, providing a learning environment which enables students to feel confident and be successful at university.

Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University is one of Australia’s most highly respected national universities. With 11 locations it offers 400 courses to over 35,000 students. The high-quality courses are delivered with a significant component of work-integrated learning.

The Australian Institute of Applied Sciences offers Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma level courses across the disciplines of natural medicine, Massage, Beauty Therapy, Hairdressing, and Fitness and Sports.

Aviation Australia
Aviation Australia is Australia’s leading aviation industry training centre. The college offers world class facilities to deliver specialist aviation engineering and flight attendant courses

Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School, Australia
The Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School offers guidance and mentoring by expert faculty staff, who have extensive experience in industry. A significant part of the course time is spent working on industrial placements.

Brisbane North Institute of TAFE
Brisbane North Institute of TAFE is positioned as one of the most successful public providers of vocational training and education in Queensland. A wide range of courses offer international students a true Australian education experience.

Charlton Brown
Established in 1985,Charlton Brown is a Registered Training Organisation, based in Brisbane. It delivers training which is accredited to Australian standards and recognised internationally, in the fields of Early Childhood Education and Care, Aged Care, Disability Care, and Community Services.

Chisholm Institute of TAFE
Chisholm course are specifically designed to ensure students are ready for employment or new careers. Courses can be a basis for entry to further study, including university degrees.

CQUniversity, Australia
CQUniversity is one of the most engaged, supportive and responsive universities in Australia. It has many campuses across several Australian states, and undertakes world-class research in the areas of health, natural resources and education.

Holmesglen Institute of TAFE, Australia
Holmesglen TAFE offers over 600 programs to more than 50,000 students per year including over 4000 International students. Programs are offered at Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Degree and Postgraduate Degree level with flexible delivery over part time, full time online and off campus.

International College of Management, Sydney
ICMS has become a global leader in management education. ICMS offers diplomas and degrees in partnership with Macquarie University.

James Cook University, Australia
Located in tropical Northern Queensland, JCU ranks in the world’s top 400 universities. The Brisbane campus is centrally located.

JMC Academy
JMC Academy is Australia’s leading tertiary institute offering Higher Education programs in the Creative Industries.

Kangan Institute
Kangan Institute, with campuses across Victoria, is one of Australia’s premier providers of vocational education. It is Victoria’s major provider of training for the automotive and aerospace industries, and has a specialist Centre for Fashion.

La Trobe University
La Trobe is a multi-campus university based in Victoria, with the main campus in the suburbs of Melbourne. La Trobe has a history of academic innovation and has been one of Australia’s pioneering universities for over 40 years.

Le Cordon Bleu Australia
Le Cordon Bleu Australia offers students with the right blend of passion, drive and commitment a passport to vibrant and exciting careers in the culinary arts, hospitality and tourism. Campuses are located in Adelaide, Sydney and Melbourne.

MEGT Institute
MEGT Institute specialises in early childhood education. The accredited job ready programs and network of over 500 childcare centres, contribute to high graduate employment success rates.

Melbourne Institute of Business and Technology
MIBT course are conducted on three campuses of Deakin’s University. Being located on campus allows students to access and enjoy all amenities and services, and facilitates a smoother transition to a degree program at Deakin.

Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE
Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE (NMIT) operates on several campuses, delivering vocational training on a wide range of programs. Courses are offered at TAFE and Higher Education (Degree) levels. NMIT courses are developed with the participation of the relevant industries, to give students the best employment outcomes.

Pivot Point Academy
Pivot Point Academy is an award winning hairdressing education provider, offering intensive, industry-relevant training. The professional Staff bring from the industry a wide variety of skills, from Platform Artists, Salon Managers to Hair Designers.

QBIT - the Queensland Institute of Business and Technology - has campuses in Brisbane and on the Gold Coast. Once students have completed a Diploma program, the may continue studies towards a degree with Griffiths University.

SkillsTech Australia
SkillsTech is Australia’s largest provider of trade and technical learning.

Southbank Institute of Technology
Located in the city centre of Brisbane, the institute has over 260 professional certificate, diploma and Associate degree, and post-degree courses. Modern facilities and industry experienced teachers.

TAFE New South Wales is Australia’s leading provider of vocational education and training. An extensive range of courses across 10 institutes makes this a very popular choice for international students.

The University of Newcastle
Ranked as one of Australia’s top 10 universities for research, the main campus is on the coast of New South Wales.

University of Southern Queensland
USQ, the University of Southern Queensland is a dynamic university dedicated to providing quality programs and degrees, and is proud to be rated number one in Australia for the support and experience it provides to international students.

University of the Sunshine Coast 
A public university on the Sunshine coast of Queensland, just over one hour’s drive from Brisbane. USC offers more than 100 undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

University of Western Sydney
A multi-campus university in the urban area of greater Western Sydney, New South Wales. UWS is one of the largest universities in Australia, with over 40,000 students.

Williams Angliss Institute of TAFE
Located in Melbourne, and providing a specialist centre for training and vocational education in Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts.


Albright College
Albright is a private, liberal arts college located in Eastern Pennsylvania. Albright students may choose to focus on a single field of study or combine two or three to create an individualised major.

Art Institutes
Art Institutes is the largest applied art system of schools in the world. With 45 campuses across the United States and Canada, the schools offer Masters, Bachelors and Associates Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates in Design, Fashion, Media and Culinary Arts.

Berkeley College
Study Business, health studies or the liberal arts in central Manhattan, at this internationally respected college which combines rigorous academic programs with practical experience. All degree programs require supervised internships, allowing students to gain valuable career skills in the workplace.

Cambridge College
This small, private university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts is just minutes from Boston. It is recognised as a school for professional, working adults and is known for its programs in education and business studies.

Dean College
Dean College is located in Franklin, Massachusetts, about 45 minutes from Boston and Providence. it is a prestigious private liberal arts college, particularly well-known for sucessfully transitioning students to the top universities in America, including Brown, Penn State, and Wisconsin.

Fisher College
Fisher College is an accredited independent college, offering Bachelor and Associate degrees. It is located in Boston's Back Bay neighbourhood.

Foothill - De Anza College District
Located in the heart of the Silicon Valley, the college is one of the largest community college districts in the United States and successfully transfers students into the University of California.

Green River Community College
Located near to Seattle in the beautiful Pacific NorthWest, Green River offers students a wide range of associates degrees and an excellent university transfers pathway.

Grossmont College
A community college located in El Cajon, San Diego.

Longwood University
Longwood University's main campus covers around 154 acres near down-town Farmville, Virginia. Ranked one of the "Top Public Universities- Masters" in the South, by the U.S. News & World Report.

Marietta College
One of the oldest colleges in the USA. A safe and friendly environment in the heartland of America.

National University
Based in San Diego, California, National University offers a wide range of educational opportunities that will help you earn your degree whether at Associate, Bachelor, or Masters level.

New England College
A picturesqe private liberal-arts college, located an hour and a half north of Boston. The College emphasises interdisciplinary studies including dual degrees.

New York Film Academy
The New York Film Academy School of Film and Acting offers hands-on, practical training year-round in New York, L.A., and Abu Dhabi, and summer study at locations worldwide.

Pacific Lutheran University
Pacific Lutheran University is situated seven miles south of downtown Tacoma, Washington. It offers a range of courses which cover liberal arts studies and professional preparation.

Peralta Colleges
A group of 4 colleges located in the San Francisco Bay area of California, including: Berkeley City College, College of Alameda, Laney College and Merritt College. Choose from a wide range of vocational, business and academic study programmes and successfully transfer to the University of California (UC), California State University (CS) and private universities.

Sage Colleges
Comprises two colleges, a women's college in Troy, New York, and Sage College in Albany. Consistently ranked in the "top ten comprehensive colleges" by the U.S. News and World Report.

St. Leo University
A beautiful campus in rural Central Florida, and recognised as one of the country's leading teaching universities.

St. Andrews University
St Andrews University is a student and teaching-focused university, located in the Sandhills area of North Carolina. It offers a broad range of undergraduate liberal arts and science majors.

Tennessee Tech University
High quality academic undergraduate and postgraduate programmes are offered on a lively campus and with exciting sports action.

Touro College
A well-respected independent college in New York, spread across 10 locations in the city, Touro is most noted for its medical school.

Wentworth Institute of Technology
Wentworth provides a comprehensive interdisciplinary, project-based education in engineering, technology, design and management

Western New England University
A private university located on a 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts. The University has achieved the highest accreditation standards for business, engineering and law.

Woodbury University
The 22-acre Woodbury campus lies at the base of the Verdugo Foothills in a residential section of Burbank, about 20 minutes north of downtown Los Angeles.The University has a proven track-record training leaders in high-demand fields, such as animation, architecture, business and fashion design.


Algoma University
Founded in 1965, and located in Ontario, Algoma offers undergraduate degrees in over 30 first-rate academic programmes, in an inclusive and highly student-focussed environment.

Arbutus College
Arbutus College focuses on business careers education, offering programs in Business Management, Marketing, International Trade and a specialist Translating and Interpreting Program in the languages of Japan, Korea, and China.

The Art Institute of Vancouver
Part of the international Art Institutes network, the Vancouver Art Institute offers career-focused programmes in the applied arts, including Design , Media Arts and Fashion. The school is ranked the number 1 Applied Arts school in Canada.

Canadian Tourism College
For over 30 years, Canada Tourism College has been the leader in career training for high-end hospitality, travel, tourism and education. CTC is the first accredited tourism college in British Columbia.

College of the Rockies
The College of the Rockies is a Canadian public community college, located in the southeast corner of British Columbia, Canada. This location allows the College to offer a unique opportunity to blend learning with an active "outdoors" lifestyle. Programs include career technical and academic programs.

Emily Carr University
The university is situated within the urban park of Granville Island, in the centre of Vancouver. It specialises in art and design education, offering a range of 4 year degrees including Bachelor of Fine Arts, bachelor of Design, and Bachelor of Media Arts, as well as Master of Applied Arts degrees and continuing studies.

Lambton College of Applied Arts and Technology
Lambton College in Ontario has been providing education to Canadian and International students for over 47 years. Lambton offers high demand diploma and post-graduate programs in business, technology, health sciences, hospitality and community services.

Mount Saint Vincent University
Mount Saint Vincent University (established 1873) is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia. It is renowned for its wide range of programs of study within the arts, humanities, sciences, education and professional studies. The co-op education program offers students the opportunity to gain the experience of being in the workforce alongside their education.

Nimbus School of Recording Arts
Based in Vancouver, the Nimbus School of Recording Arts is an elite music business and audio production school offering small class sizes, mentorship from industry experts and hands-on training in real studios. Courses are offered in audio engineering, music production, post & game audio, live sound and the music business.

North Island College
Located on Vancouver Island, this public college is noted for its excellence in university completion pathways. These include admission to the University of Victoria, dual admission to Royal Roads University, and collaborative degrees with Emily Carr University and Vancouver Island University.

Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
Sheridan has three campuses, serving the area of Greater Toronto, with over 150 degree, diploma and post-graduate programs. The college is recognised for excellence in five faculties: Business, Applied Sciences and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Applied Health and Community Studies, and Animation, Arts and Design.

University of Prince Edward Island
A public liberal arts university founded in 1969, UPEI is well known for its rich history and a strong tradition of research and academic excellence. It is located in Charlottesville, capital of Prince Edward Island.

University of Victoria Business Management and Technology Programs
One of the highest ranked universities in Canada, and in a spectacular location on the West Coast of Canada. The Division of Continuing Studies offers a variety of programmes in Business, Management, Computing and Technology which help students develop their professional skills.

Yorkville University and RCC Institute of Technology
Established in 2003 in Fredericton, New Brunswick, the University specialises in practice-oriented academic programs at the graduate and undergraduate level. Traditional values of academic excellence in teaching are melded with the latest educational technology.

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