Elizabeth College is a
co-educational senior secondary college for Years 11 and 12 with an enrolment of
approximately 1000 students. The college promotes high academic standards and
provides a balanced program of cultural, intellectual, social and sporting
Elizabeth College is often called the multi-cultural college. There are over
thirty-five nationalities, including students from Europe, Africa, Asia and
South America. We have a long tradition of making international students feel
welcome and safe at the College.
Elizabeth College is a city college and is located one kilometre from the
centre of Hobart, Tasmania's capital city. This provides many advantages close
to museums, art galleries and libraries, and there are many buses going past the
The College provides the latest facilities, which include:
Science and technology laboratories
Library with 50 000 books and online collection
Staff and student common rooms
Full-size gymnasium, commercial style gym and a spin cycle room
for athlete and sports enthusiasts
Over 300 computers, notebooks and iPads including specialist
computer laboratories. All students are given a password and account so they can
use the computers at school using out wireless network. International students
can skype, web chat and email family abroad at any time.
A performing arts Theatre which seats 170; dance, drama and music
Modern catering facilities including domestic and commercial
kitchens with a student cafe (TANG) and a newly opened canteen which serves a
variety of foods to meet all tastes.
SAFE AND SECURE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT
All teachers take a special interest in the students progress.
The College support includes:
Advise about University
Careers advisory service
Vocational training and work experience programs for students who
want to try out different jobs
Community police officer to help you with legal issues
A full program of English as a Second Language (ESL) courses is
offered, from beginners to the level required for University. French, German,
Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Latin and Chinese are also taught at different
ADVANCED ACADEMIC DIPLOMA
Highly academic students with excellent results can apply for this high
UTAS BUSINESS SCHOOL DIPLOMA
Students interested in a career in business (finance, accounting,
economics) can complete the Business Certificate and dual program with the
University of Tasmania.
The College has an excellent record in a variety of academic areas including
English, Science, Maths, Economics, Chemistry, Debating, Public Speaking
competitions and academic prizes. Two immediate past students were members of
the successful Australian international debating team. Several Rhodes scholars
are ex-Elizabeth College students.
SISTER SCHOOL RELATIONSHIPS
Elizabeth College has sister school relationships with schools in China, Vanuatu
and Japan. Many international exchange students study at the College.
This provides over seventy extra-curricular activities for students. Students
who enrol in these can enjoy sports, games and social activities with your
ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
Serious athletes can train in a variety of areas including soccer, hockey,
basketball and volleyball.
THE COLLEGE FOR YOU
Elizabeth College is indeed a unique inner-city school with many educational
opportunities. It offers all students an exciting and worthwhile educational
experience to prepare for University or a career in a modern society.
256 Elizabeth Street
Hobart Tasmania Australia 7000
Telephone: + 61 3 6235 6555
Facsimile: + 61 3 6231 2242