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Shafston College - Brisbane

Brisbane Campus: The expansive riverside campus is located in the exclusive riverside suburb of Kangaroo Point. It has beautifully landscaped and maintained lawns and gardens and provides a peaceful inner-city environment for learning. At the centre is the magnificent heritage listed Shafston House which was built in 1851.

This true campus environment is a distinctive feature of the College and provides students with an opportunity to relax outside the classrooms in the sunshine, enjoying the great Queensland weather.

The campus is home to Shafston International College where students engage in English language programs including: General English, IELTS Preparation and Cambridge certificate programs. Also located at this campus is Shafston University Mansions, a twelve storey tower where visitors will find Café Renoir, main lobby and reception areas, three levels of classrooms, offices and other academic facilities.

There are also nine levels of on-campus accommodation forup to 352 students in either private, twin share or dormitory style rooms. Other facilities include a library and student resource centre, as well as multiple computer labs with free internet. Free wireless internet is available to students throughout the campus. The Shafston Fitness Centre is located on the 4th floor and includes a range of cardio equipment, resistance machines and free weights.

Gold Coast Campus: The Gold Coast campus has an excellent location in the centre of the Gold Coast Central Business District in Southport. It is in the Nerang Street Mall directly across the road from the Australia Fair Shopping Centre. It is just 50 meters from the new Broadwater Parklands development and the beach.

The campus has been completely refurbished to suit the purposes of running a modern fully facilitated English language College. Each of the classrooms is spacious and offers audio visual equipment. There is wireless internet access throughout the campus; notebook computers are available for the students to use.

Student recreation areas extend out onto the mall and into the Shafston cafeteria next door. Other facilities include a student kitchen equipped with microwaves for food preparation and a refrigerator for storage. There is a library which offers books and other learning resources for the students to borrow and an activities and travel desk.


General English

  • IELTS (Open, Target, Evening class)
  • Cambridge (PET, FCE, CAE, CPE)
  • Business English (BEC-V, BEC-H)
  • Certificate 4 in Business
  • Diploma in Business
  • Summer Camp Program

Accomodation :

  • BNE: On campus Manions + Homestay
  • SGC: Blue Water Bay Resort style apartments + Homestay
  • Average number of students: 600 (250 international)
  • Accreditations : ACPET, TOEIC, Bildungsurlaub,NEAS,TOEFL.


BNE : Internet, Job Ready Program, Library, Tennis Court, Swimming Pool, Activity Club, Cambridge computer rooms, On campus Accommodation, gym, Café Renoir, Brisbane River

SGC: 5 min from beach, 1 min to huge shopping centre, internet, Job Ready Program


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