Monash English Bridging

Course pathways diagram

We offer two English pathways into our Diploma programs. Which one is right for you depends on your current English language proficiency.

English language teacher Ramiro with students

Why study Monash English Bridging?

  • The curriculum is designed for diploma students and is aligned with the skills you need to succeed at Monash
  • After successfully completing MEB you’ll directly enter the diploma – no need for an IELTS test
  • Benefit from learning language terms specific to your diploma study area
  • MEB for Diplomas is only for diploma students, so you’ll make friends with your future classmates before you even begin

Course content

As a Monash English Bridging student, you’ll develop the skills required to prepare you for our diploma program.

  • Communicate effectively in social conversations, academic discussions and presentations
  • Improve your grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation
  • Improve your writing, reading and listening skills
  • Understand, apply and explain theories in your diploma area
  • Write summaries and short reports in an academic style
  • Understand and use Australian academic conventions
  • Learn how to respond to feedback
  • Become an independent learner

Course information

DurationDiplomas: 10, 15 or 20 weeks
University: 10, 15 or 20 weeks
CampusMelbourne city or Clayton
Contact hours20 hours per week + 15 hours extra study
Class timetable Monday – Friday, 8.30am–12.45pm
Monday – Friday, 12.45-5pm or 1-5.15pm
Start datesClasses begin before diplomas and university semesters