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Find out how many weeks of English training you need

Our pathway planner uses your IELTS scores to plan your English language journey.

Curtin English Pathway Planner

Use your IELTS result to plan your English pathway to Curtin University

  1. Input your current IELTS results. This can be found on your IELTS results certificate issued by IELTS.
  2. Input the required IELTS score for your next course. The next course means the course directly after you finish your English program at Curtin English.
    • If your next course is at Curtin College, input the English entry requirements for that course, these can be found on your Curtin College letter of offer or the Curtin College website.
    • If your next course is at Curtin University, input the course entry requirements found on your Curtin University letter of offer or on the courses handbook on the Curtin website.
  3. Click the "calculate" button and your recommended number of weeks will appear along with your pathway to Curtin University.

What do I do with my result?

Be sure to use the result in your application to Curtin English and Curtin University, including the correct result will cut down the amount of time to assess your application and prevent having to defer your offer. Make sure to include a copy of your IELTS test result in your application.

We look forward to seeing you at Curtin soon!

*Please note this tool is to be used as a guide only and your application will be assessed by one of our qualified admissions staff on receipt.

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Your Course Pathway

IELTS 3.0 entry
GE2 10 weeks ‘B’ grade to pass
IELTS 3.5 entry
GE3 10 weeks ‘B’ grade to pass
IELTS 4.0 entry
GE4 10 weeks ‘B’ grade to pass
IELTS 4.5 entry
GE5 10 weeks ‘B’ grade to pass
IELTS 5.0 entry
EAP1 10 weeks ‘B’ grade to pass
IELTS 5.5 entry
EAP2 10 weeks ‘B’ grade to pass
IELTS 6.0 entry
ELB 17 weeks Passgrade
IELTS 6.5 entry
ELB 10 weeks Passgrade
Direct entry to Curtin College
Direct entry to Curtin University


GE- General English Course
ELB- English Language Bridging Course
EAP- English for Academic Purposes Course
GPE- General Professional English Course
IELTS- International English Language Testing System
ELICOS- English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students