English Language Entrance Test

This is an internal test for international students who want to gain entry into a course at The College or Western Sydney University.

Please note this test is for international students only.


Duration: The test runs from 2pm to 4pm on selected Wednesdays. Please scroll to the bottom of the page for dates.

Where: Level 4, Building 1, 8 Australia Avenue, Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127

Cost: $100 per test

Payment: Please make your payment via the OneStop system.

The Test

The test covers listening, reading and writing only.

Entry Requirements

Your Course

  Test Requirement

The College University Foundation Studies


The College Diploma
The College University Foundation Studies -  Health / Science Nursing Stream


Western Sydney University course requiring 
6.5 IELTS (6.0 in all elements)


Western Sydney University course requiring 
7 IELTS (6.0 in all elements)


Western Sydney University course requiring 
7/7.5 IELTS (6.5 in all elements)



Your test results will be ready the Friday of the test week. You can either collect a letter from reception with your results, or ask reception to post them to you.

If your level is not suitable for tertiary study, your letter will indicate how many weeks of English study you need before entering The University or The College.

You can request a re-mark for $25 which will be refunded if an error is found in your favour. Please note students can book the test a maximum of 3 times.

2017 Dates

January 11

April 5

July 19

October 25

February 1

May 10

August 16

November 15

March 1

June 14

September 27

December 6

Find out more

Download the 2017 English Language Guide (opens in new window) 

Download the 2017 IELTS Preparation Brochure (opens in a new window)

For more information, email studyenglish@westernsydney.edu.au