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IELTS Exam Preparation

Our IELTS preparation course includes 27.5 hours of teaching per week. This intensive approach allows you to improve your English skills and pass the IELTS exam with the best results possible.

Develop your English language skills with expert IELTS tuition

Our IELTS preparation course is focused on helping you to achieve your required score in the exam. Regular practice tests and drills ensure you are confident with the exam format and working under timed conditions. The course helps you to improve a wide range of skills including:

  • Confidence and fluency for the spoken part of the exam
  • The ability to create clear arguments in your written and spoken
  • English
  • The ability to structure written texts and essays
  • Accurate grammar and a wide vocabulary for comprehension
  • and composition tasks
  • Independent study skills through revision strategies discussed
  • with your tutors

Choose a course length to meet your needs

Our IELTS preparation courses is tailored to meet your needs. The length of study will depend on your current IELTS level and your target level. You can study from as little as 2 weeks, or take an extended programmes of 12+ weeks.

IELTS exam preparation support from expert tutors

In addition to our expert IELTS tuition, you will also receive a range of additional support, activities and materials to help you pass your IELTS exam. This includes:

  • Mock exam test papers under timed conditions for practice in sitting the tests
  • Revision coaching
  • Milestone reviews and goal setting meetings with your tutors
  • Interview practice and coaching in writing personal statements, if required
  • Assistance with registering for the exam, if required.

Sessions and outcomes for IELTS exam success

Morning Plenary

Practice speaking in front of an audience and answering questions prepares you for the spoken exam.

Spoken Performance Workshop

Fluency and performance skills for the spoken exam.

Grammar, Logic and Rhetoric

Build a strong foundation in the core skills needed for the exam.

Comprehension, Vocabulary and Précis

Comprehension and speaking practice for the listening and speaking parts of the exam.

Team Project

Team building skills which develop your abilities to solve problems and communicate clearly in cross cultural situations.

Composition and text analysis

Practice tasks for writing part of the exam including structuring and writing essays for different purposes.

Mentored Dissertation

Repeated practice tests and drills under timed conditions to attain confidence with the exam layout and working under times conditions.

Plenary session

Consolidate work from the day and identify areas for revision.

Sample week of skills and outcomes on the IELTS Preparation Programme

Monday

Reading & listening: Identifying points of view in a text
Writing: Describing trends
Speaking: Projecting your voice for impact and effect

Tuesday

Reading & listening: Answering comprehension questions
Writing: Making comparisons using data
Speaking: Compensation strategies for dealing with the unexpected

Wednesday

Reading & listening: Summarising key points
Writing: Describing and analysing graphs and data
Speaking: Pronunciation and intonation

Thursday

Reading & listening: Identifying the topic sentence in a paragraph
Writing: Analysing and answering essay questions
Speaking: Speaking at length on a given topic

Friday

Reading & listening: Multiple choice question strategy
Writing: Mock essay question and feedback
Speaking: Mock speaking exam

IELTS Preparation Programme

Sample timetable

08.45 – 09.00 Morning Plenary

09.00 – 10.00 Spoken Performance Workshop

10.00 – 10.15 Break

10.15 – 11.15 Grammar, Logic and Rhetoric

11.15 – 11.30 Break

11.30 – 12.30 Comprehension, Vocabulary and Précis

12.30 – 13.00 Team Project

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch 

14.00 – 15.00 Composition and text analysis: exam foucs

15.00 – 15.15 Break

15.15 – 16.15 Timed mock tests and drills

16.15 – 16.30 Plenary session

16.30 Cultural Programme