​​​English Language Centre

NTI’s English Language Centre combines the safety and nurturing that stems from Buddhist philosophy, with the highly advanced, professional and outcome-focus of a leading-edge English language course provider. The newly renovated facilities include the latest, cutting-edge resources, including multi-purpose classrooms, library and student common-room facilities, as well as advanced computer services with ultra-high-speed fibre connections.

NTI’s position as a government accredited tertiary education provider means that students also have the benefit of resources and learning pathways that can lead into a number of study and career fields – including Applied Buddhist Studies, Health and Social Wellbeing and Business Leadership.

NTI is internationally connected with leading education institutions around the world. It is part of a dynamic global learning community that spans Australia, the US and Asia. NTI is a member of the Fo Guang International University Consortium that has over 23 years of experience. In addition, NTI also has recognised partnerships with other universities throughout Australia, Asia and Europe.

These international connections give NTI worldwide support, access to a wide range of resources, and a unique understanding of the wide range of international student needs.​

The NTI English Language Centre provides quality-assured programs run by highly qualified and experienced teachers.

Our whole staff are:

  •  Qualified & professional​
  •  IELTS Exam ready
  •  Dedicated & hard working
  •  Supportive & friendly​


My f​avourite part of learning English at the NTI English Language Centre was the expert teaching. They helped me prepare for my IELTS exam - and I achieved the scored I wanted!

Vince (Intensive English Student)

​​Our Staff

Leigh Morgan
BA in Communication, TAA, CELTA, IDLTM, Graduate Diploma in Learning and Teaching 

Leigh Morgan is passionate about languag​e learning. As an international student in Italy Ms Morgan came to understand the enormous benefits of studying overseas. Ms Morgan is dedicated to supporting international students and guiding their study of English for Business, IELTS and Academic Purposes. ​

PH: +61 (2) 9154 5050
E: l.morgan@nantien.edu.au​​

​Tim Somerset
Director of Studies

Profile coming soon.

PH: +61 (2) 9154 5002
E: ​t.somerset@nantien.edu.au

Cecelia Lau
ELICOS Teacher
BA (UNSW), Cert. TESOL (UNSW), MA TESOL (UNSW), Advanced Diploma of Nutritional Medicine (Australian College of Natural Therapies, Sydney), TAE4110 Cert IV

PH: +61 (2) 9154 5004

Yuru LiuStudent Services Officer
Profile coming soon.

PH: +61 (2) 9154 5050
E: y.liu@nantien.edu.au