STUDENT LIFE

STUDYING AT IES

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ASSISTANCE

The compulsory subject Academic English for University Studies (AE) is specifically designed to develop students’ academic English and IELTS skills while increasing their knowledge of Australian culture.

STUDENT COUNSELLING

Student counsellors provide caring, experienced counselling and advice. Their assistance is readily available throughout the year for any problems that arise. 

ACADEMIC CAREER & STUDY GUIDANCE

Study Advisors are available to help students with presentation skills, assignment writing and coping with exam nerves.

EXTRA TUTORIALS

If you are having difficulties in a particular subject, Study Advisors can arrange for extra tutorial support. These are small group sessions that revise work already covered but do not involve any extra assessments.

INDIVIDUAL STUDY PLANS & INTERVENTION STRATEGIES

The teachers and student services staff work together to identify students experiencing academic difficulties, whom require further intervention strategies than what is provided in extra tutorials.

GUIDANCE WITH UNIVERSITY PLACEMENT

Our Study Advisors will provide programs and career advice to assist students in making informed choices about their futures, and in selecting the most suitable undergraduate programs for their chosen career path.

24-HOUR CONTACT

All onshore students are given a mobile phone contact number so that they can call IES staff at any time in case of emergencies.

SUPPORTING UNDER 18S

For any onshore under 18 Students IES provides guardianship and a range of services including a 24 hour emergency telephone number, and a regular contact regime.

ORIENTATION

At the commencement of each intake, a virtual orientation program will be provided with an introduction to the 10950NAT Certificate IV in University Preparation program and IES College.

STUDENT HANDBOOK

Your student handbook is available to download here: