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International Students guide: Practise your English

English Language Tests Resources

The University of Sydney Library has a lot of material to support your English language skills. It holds many resources that can help you with your IELTS and PTE tests. You can find these in the Library catalogue.

Learn English on TV dramas

Watching Australia TV dramas can help to improve your English comprehension and understand Australian local culture.

Socialise with other students online

Peer Learning Advisor Workshops

The library's Peer Learning Advisors (PLAs) have many workshops available to support you during semester, including regular Conversational English workshops.  These are announced at the beginning of each semester.

Learn English on movies


The Library has a lot of streaming videos and film DVDs you can watch to practise your English.