IH Sydney City

International House Sydney City is located in the Sydney Central Business District CBD, within 5 minutes walk from the Queen Victoria Building and 10 minutes walk from both Town Hall and Wynyard train stations.  The iconic Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge are a 15 minute walk from the college.


Level 1, 203 Clarence St, Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia

Opening hours

Centre hours are from 8.30 am to 6.00pm

Monday to Friday

(We are closed on public holidays)

Christmas is from 27/12/2021 – 09/01/2022; IH reopens 10/01/2022

2022: 3 January, 26 January, 15 April, 18 April, 25 April, 13 June, 1 April, 3 October, 26 December


Call us on

( +61 2) 9279 0733

Courses Offered

Learn English:  General English, EAP (IELTS Preparation), Cambridge Exam Preparation (B1 to C1), Speaking & Pronunciation, English for Health Professionals (EHP)

Teach English:  Cambridge CELTA Full Time, Part Time and Blended Online; Cambridge DELTA; Certificate IV in TESOL; IH Sydney TESOL, English Teaching Younger Learners ETYL/TECSOL;  J-SHINE


About IH Sydney City

School Features

  • 17 large and light filled classrooms, over 3 levels
  • 2 student common areas, with table and chairs
  • 2 student kitchen areas with refrigerators and microwaves
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout
  • 30 student computers
  • 4 members of Student Services dedicated to assisting students
  • Excellent location in the heart of Sydney

Extra Activities

Free activities:  Boomerang Painting Club, walking tour of the Harbour Bridge and Opera House, Soccer Club, Origami Day; IH Party at nearby pub, English Practice Game, BBQ at Bondi Beach, Finding a Job in Australia seminar, walking tour of Darling Harbour


Total Number of Students: 350 students at any given time
Average number of students per class: 13.

GE, IELTS and all other classes maximum: 18.
Cambridge maximum: 18.

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Why IH Sydney City?

  • Great nationality mix! International House Sydney City annually receives students from 65 countries around the world.  50% of our students are from Europe, 35% from Asia and 15% from South America.

  • The International House brand is highly recognized throughout Europe and South America. Many employers in these regions know International House and trust the English language abilities of our graduates.

  • Flexible Semi-Intensive courses, allowing students to move from morning to evening and back, at no additional cost.

  • Cambridge Preparation courses begin every 4 weeks, and run year round.

  • International House Sydney City is part of the International House World Organisation, the oldest teacher training and language learning organization in the world. Being a Teacher Training Centre, we select the most qualified and motivated teachers for our English courses at both our IH Bondi and IH Sydney City locations.

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