The University of Newcastle, Australia

Study from Home ELICOS

Students can now study with the University of Newcastle English Language Centre (ELC) from anywhere in the world with Study from Home ELICOS, starting April 27th 2020.

Meet Entry Requirements Innovative Online Teaching

ELC ELICOS programs are accepted by University of Newcastle and Newcastle International College for the purposes of direct entry; meet your English Language Proficiency Requirements from the comfort of your own home with our online classes.


With experienced and innovative teachers, Study from Home ELICOS will deliver daily lessons and classes to students via online platforms including Zoom, Blackboard Collaborate and Microsoft 360 Teams.

No pass, no pay Scholarships Available 

Students on a packaged offer with a University of Newcastle or NIC destination degree, who do not meet their requirements via Study from Home ELICOS, will not be charged for their first attempt. They will then be able to repeat the program either online, or at the next available face-to-face opportunity onshore.


Scholarships are available for Study from Home ELICOS.

To check whether you are eligible, please contact for more information.

Student Experience Start Date: April 27, Fees: AU$455/week

The ELC’s award-winning Student Experience Program will still be available via Study from Home. Each week, there will be a range of opportunities to interact and talk with UON students and members of the local Newcastle & Sydney community.