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Browns Bay, Auckland

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Unique is an English Language School in Browns Bay, Auckland.

We offer full-time and part-time programmes for teenagers and adults.

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How can Unique help you?

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Adult Programmes

Why do you want to learn English? (Click + to learn more)

I want a working holiday

Unique is a Category 1 NZQA school, which means that you can work part-time while studying  for more than 14 weeks on a student visa. Enroling at Unique will give you access to our CV generator, and our job search resources.

If you want to work while you study, our General English programme is best.

General English:

  • Learn everyday English
  • Learn by communicating
  • The average class size is 12 students
  • Experienced teachers
  • Use our CV generator
  • Full-time (25 hours per week) or part-time (15 hours per week)

I want to travel around the world

At Unique you can practise the English you’ll need to travel. We can teach conversation, vocabulary and grammar in British and American English, so you’ll be understood wherever you go.

To learn the language you’ll need, our General English programme is best.

General English:

  • Learn real, everyday English
  • Learn by communicating
  • English-only lessons
  • The average class size is 12 students
  • Make friends from different countries
  • Experienced teachers
  • Full-time (25 hours per week) or part-time (15 hours per week)

I want to become a New Zealand resident

New Zealand is a wonderful country to live in, but it can be hard to get residency. You will probably need to take the IELTS test, so our Academic English programme is the best choice.

Our experienced teachers can help with all areas of the exam and will give feedback on written letters and essays, and practice speaking tests.

Academic English:

  • Focused on IELTS
  • Learn skills and vocabulary
  • Study ready, writing, listening and speaking
  • Do real test practice
  • The average class size is 12 students
  • Experienced teachers
  • Full-time (25 hours per week) or part-time (15 hours per week)
I need to take IELTS

Whether you need the Academic or General test, Unique’s Academic English class can help you pass IELTS.

Academic English:

  • Focused on IELTS
  • Learn skills and vocabulary
  • Study reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • Do real test practice
  • The average class size is 12 students for adults
  • Experienced teachers
  • Full-time (25 hours per week) or part-time (15 hours per week)

I want to meet people from other countries

Unique’s students come from all of the world, so you can make friends with foreigners while you study. After you graduate, you can keep in touch with your Unique classmates, or use your English skills to make new friends as you travel.

General English:

  • Learn real, everyday English
  • Learn by communicating
  • English-only lessons
  • The average class size is 12 students
  • Mixed nationality classes
  • Experienced teachers
  • Full-time (25 hours per week) or part-time (15 hours per week)
I want to go to university in New Zealand

New Zealand has excellent universities that offer internationally-recognized qualifications. To study at university in New Zealand you probably need to take the IELTS exam, so our Academic English programme is best for you.

Academic English:

  • Focused on IELTS
  • Learn skills and vocabulary
  • Study ready, writing, listening and speaking
  • Do real test practice
  • The average class size is 12 students
  • Experienced teachers
  • Full-time (25 hours per week) or part-time (15 hours per week)
I want to make Kiwi friends

Good luck! We can’t find someone for you, but if you want to find friends in New Zealand, you need to be confident with your speaking and good at listening.

In a Unique General English class, you will practice conversational English with native speakers and learn all the skills you need to chat with Kiwis.

General English:

  • Learn real, everyday English
  • Learn by communicating
  • The average class size is 12 students
  • Experienced teachers
  • Full-time (25 hours per week) or part-time (15 hours per week)

I have another reason

Whatever your reason, Unique has the right programme for you.

  • The average class size is 12 students for adults and 14 student for teenagers.
  • Experienced teachers
  • Full-time (25 hours per week) or part-time (15 hours per week)

If you want to study English, Unique can help you!

Teen Programmes

Why do you want to learn English? (Click + to learn more)

I want to go to high school in New Zealand

Our English for Further Studies class provides a supportive environment for students to learn the language they need to succeed in New Zealand classrooms.

Unique has a strong relationship with Rangitoto College, Long Bay College, and many other high schools in Auckland.

English for Further Studies:

  • Practice the langauge and study skills you need for high school
  • Improve your grammar to high-school standards
  • Study the basic vocabulary needed for a variety of subjects
  • Participate in individual and group assignments
  • The average class size is 14 students 
  • Experienced teachers
I want to improve my English before university

If you want to study at an international university, spending time in an English-only classroom is highly beneficial.

In Unique’s English for Further Studies class, you can improve your grammar, vocabulary and communication skills through a variety of projects, presentations and other exercises.

English for Further Studies:

  • Practice the skills you need for university
  • Complete individual and group assignments
  • Study the basic vocabulary needed for a variety of subjects
  • The average class size is 14 students 
  • Experienced teachers
I want an incredible study holiday

For teenagers looking to accelerate their English and have a great time, Unique’s English Plus Activities is the perfect course. Students on this course will study in the morning and visit Auckland’s many attractions in the afternoon.

Students are fully immersed in English, living with a Kiwi homestay, studying in a class with students from all over the world, and taking part in activities supervised by native speakers.

English Plus Activities:

  • Communicate in only English
  • Live with a Kiwi family
  • Study English with students from different countries
  • Enjoy activities around Auckland
  • The average class size is 14 students 
  • Experienced teachers
I want a new start

At Unique, we understand that sometimes teenagers need a new start.

Our small classes are closely monitored, and we provide students with a supportive environment to help them improve their English, and general work skills, before return to their own country, or to high school in New Zealand.

English for Further Studies:

  • The average class size is 14 students
  • Experienced teachers
  • Closely-monitored attendance
  • Weekly tests to develop study skills
  • Individual and group assignments encourage students to work together
I have another reason

Whatever your reason, Unique has the right course for you.

  • The average class size is 14 students 
  • Experienced teachers

If you want to study English, Unique can help you!

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