Whether you’re looking for a guaranteed* place in a UTS degree, or need to improve your English for university – we can help.
At UTS College, whether on campus or Live Online, you’ll benefit from a special combination of ongoing academic support, small class sizes and practical learning, designed to help you realise your full potential and give you the ultimate thrive factor at UTS.
Study a UTS College diploma or graduate certificate and when you successfully complete your studies, you'll receive guaranteed entry* to the corresponding UTS undergraduate or postgraduate degree. In fact, most of our diplomas take you straight into the second year of your UTS degree, while our graduate certificates take you to the second semester of your UTS master's degree. So you're not wasting any time at all! Choose from diplomas in the areas of business, communication, design & architecture, engineering, information technology or science and graduate certificates in the areas of accounting and finance, communication, and technology practice.
Whether you’re an international student adjusting to a new education system, or an Australian student seeking additional support, we want you to thrive while studying with us. That’s why we’ve designed a robust framework of support services tailored specifically to meet the needs of every student.
All support services are freely accessible to all UTS College students, and include our Learning Support Program, one-on-one tutorials, study skills workshops, and full-time dedicated Study Success Advisers. We also offer Studiosity, which provides anytime, anywhere academic support, live chat with tutors, and writing feedback within 24 hours.
Plus, our classes are kept small – with no more than 20 students in one tutorial, giving you a more personalised learning experience.
Our diploma and Pre-Master's courses are designed in collaboration with UTS. This means the educational outcomes for diploma and Pre-Master students are the same as for first year students studying a UTS undergraduate degree, or for first semester students studying a UTS master's degree respectively. So you're getting the same world-class university standards right from day one of your studies.
Plus all academic students have access to world-class facilities at UTS, including the library, 24 hour computer labs and hundreds of student clubs and associations.
UTS College was the kick start I needed before going onto UTS. I really benefited from the accessible teaching style- it was a unique experience.
Angus Bower from Australia. Content Marketing & Digital PR Manager at Indago Digital. Business graduate
I was devastated when I just missed the marks for UTS. Getting accepted into second year UTS was an incredible feeling.
Lauren Nash from Australia. Founder and Director of Culture Fox. Design graduate
UTS College don't just teach you subjects. They also focus on building up your critical thinking and collaboration skills.
Aryabimo Harfiandi from Indonesia. Head of Program Marketing and Portfolio Management at Axiata. IT graduate.
Studying the English course meant I was able to develop my academic writing skills for university. Plus I met people from all around the world.
Maria Margarita Maldonado from Colombia. Marketing Manager at Facebook. English graduate.
Critical thinking was one of my weakest skills when I arrived in Australia. But it's something they encourage at UTS College.
Jason (Tianyang) Xie from China. Founder of AmazingLP. Communication graduate.
The Indian education system is very different to Australia. UTS College helps you with this transition and prepares you for university.
Anubhav Jain from India. Co-Founder of Go Doctor. IT graduate.
At UTS College we don’t just teach you course subjects, our teaching model focuses on life-long learning skills. This means small classes, formative assessments, more face-to-face hours and an emphasis on collaboration in and outside the classroom. So you can evolve and adapt to challenges and opportunities not just for today, but in the future.
We offer a range of programs that are flexible, so you can complete your studies in a way that best suits your lifestyle. Our diploma programs are offered over 8, 12 or 16 month durations, our Pre-Master's Program is offered over 4 or 8 months, and our English courses are offered over 5 intakes throughout the year. We also offer 3 academic intake periods - March, July and October.
We have courses to suit all levels and needs. From Academic English programs, UTS Foundation Studies to diplomas across six streams which cover business, communication, design and architecture, engineering, information technology and science, and graduate certificates which cover accounting and finance, communication, and technology practice.
As a UTS College student you’ll be lucky enough to be in the heart of Sydney's vibrant city. This means it's easy to get to and from campus. Major attractions, cafes and shopping are also within an easy stroll.
Plus you’re in the heart of Ultimo, Sydney’s start-up and innovative capital – so you’ll be constantly surrounded by other inspiring young minds. If there’s one place to get your creative juices flowing – our campus is it.
To help you access our high quality programs closer to home, we have formed partnerships in six countries outside Australia to offer our English and Diploma programs. Visit the International page to find out more.
We offer a number of exciting scholarships to both domestic and international future students.
For Australian citizens, eligible New Zealand citizens and holders of Australian Humanitarian (PR) Visas (eligible domestic students), FEE-HELP is also available which means you can study now and pay later.
Our academic courses are designed with each UTS faculty.
Support services tailored to meet the needs of every student.
Most of our diplomas take you into 2nd year UTS.
* For international students guaranteed entry to UTS is based on no more than two subject failures. For domestic students you must achieve the required Grade Point Average. Entry to second year of UTS depends on the course you choose. See individual course pages for details.