Step 1

Complete and sign the CELTA Application Pack (Application Form with the terms and conditions and Application Tasks) and send them to:

CELTA Administrator
Institute of Continuing & TESOL Education
The University of Queensland
St Lucia Queensland 4072


  • Please note that your responses to Application Tasks MUST be handwritten. Typed applications are not accepted.
  • Places on the course are limited. It is advisable to apply well in advance of course commencement dates.

Step 2

All applications are assessed by the teacher training team. Successful applicants will be invited to attend an interview at ICTE-UQ which will take approximately 2.5-3 hours.

Step 3

Applicants will be offered a place on the course based on their performance on the application tasks and/or interview. If successful at the interview stage, applicants will be offered a place on a course and be required to pay the following course fees:

  • a $350 non-refundable deposit to secure your place on a particular course.
  • the balance of the course fees − due no later than 4 weeks prior to the commencement of the course. Changing from one course date to another will incur an administration charge of $100.
  • the Cambridge English moderation fee, £125 (paid in the Australian dollar equivalent at the time of payment) - paid in the first week of the course.
  • If you are unsuccessful at the interview, you will be notified by letter.

Please note that specific results from the Application Tasks and/or interview cannot be provided to applicants.