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Diploma of English for University Studies

Summary
Diploma of English for University Studies (DEUS)
  • CRICOS: 092322J

Study Mode
  • On-campus

Start
  • -

Number of Units
  • 8 units

Duration
  • 1 years or part-time equivalent

Campus
  • Springfield

View USQ Handbook

This program is only offered to continuing students and no new admissions will be accepted. Please contact us if you are interested in this study area.

Further your English language skills

Do you wish to gain a formal undergraduate award in English language proficiency for professional or employment purposes?

Our Diploma of English for University Studies is designed to give you that formal qualification while helping build your advanced written and spoken communication skills.

Pearson Test of Academic English (PTE)

In addition to advancing your skills in written and spoken communication in the tertiary environment, the courses in this program will provide you with skills and preparation required to undertake the Pearson Test of Academic English (PTE). If you decide to take the test, it may provide certification of your English language levels that are needed for professional registration bodies in areas such as nursing, education and accounting.

Further study

If you are looking to continue your studies you may be eligible for entry into the following:

You may be eligible to claim some credit from your studies towards degree programs at USQ.

Courses to be studied Units
Certificate of English for University Studies courses
4
Diploma of English for University Studies courses
4
Total 8
Refer to the USQ Handbook for courses to be studied and recommended enrolment patterns.

How much will it cost?

Approximate annual costs1 for international students' first year of study (8 units) in this program:

Study Mode Cost
On-campus AUD 25600

1 These are indicative annual fees for 2018 and costs will vary depending on the actual courses selected during your study. Fees may also vary from year to year as they are reviewed annually.

Entry Requirements

Students must have successfully completed the Certificate of English for University Studies.

Students must be at least 18 years in the year of the proposed enrolment.

English Language Requirements

You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.


How to apply

CRICOS: 092322J

Please note that this program is currently only offered to continuing students. No new admissions will be accepted. Please contact us if you are interested in this study area.

Closing dates

USQ accepts applications all year. Semester start dates are:

  • Semester 2, 2019 - Monday 15 July 2019.
  • Semester 1, 2020 - Monday 24 February 2020.

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