IELTS Preparation Course

The course will prepare you for the IELTS exam and university life. It will enable you to develop the language and skills tested in IELTS and familiarise you with the test itself. Our teachers will help you diagnose the areas of English you need to work on most and focus on these in class.

IELTS covers four skills;

Discussion skills, increasing fluency and lexical knowledge.
Listening for gist, listening for detail, note-taking
Practising skimming and scanning, identifying opinions, developing vocabulary deduction skills
Essay-writing skills, using graphs and diagrams to support ideas, expanding your range of vocabulary


What is IELTS?

IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is a test recognized by universities and employers used as an indicator of your level of English. British, Australian, New Zealand and Canadian universities usually require a good IELTS score for entry onto undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

Key Information

Lessons per week
5 lessons/15 hours
Monday - Friday
09:00am - 12:15pm(includes 15-minute break)
Class size
Average 6(Max 16)
Minimum stay
2 weeks
Course starts
Every Monday
Course fee
£180.00/1 week
※Cost of course book is approximately £25.00.
5 wks+ 5% discount
10 wks+ 10% discount
20 wks+ 20% discount
30 wks+ 30% discount
Minimum age

Terms and Conditions
The Minimum age for enrolment on IELTS courses is 18 years of age. The Minimum age for enrolment on EJLT courses is 20 years of age. Enrolment is for a minimum of 1 week for EJLT, 2 weeks for IELTS and CEC courses. Course fees include enrolment on the participant’s selected course, class handouts, graduation certificates and participation in IIEL’s Language Exchange programme. The fees do not include accommodation, course books, public examination fees, outings or transportation to and from school. In the unlikely event that IIEL is obliged to cancel a course, all fees will be refunded.

Course dates

26th September 2016 – 16th December 2016
16th January 2017 – 7th April 2017
24th April 2017 – 14th July 2017

Other information

Days without classes

There are also no lessons at weekends or on Public Holidays.
Public holidays for 2017 are as follows:
January 2, April 14, April 17, May 1, May 29, August 28, December 25, December 26.

Public holidays

Students should note that all IIEL campuses are closed on public holidays and that no claims against LLC shall accrue in their favour as a result.. Please note that the school will also be closed during the Christmas and New Year period.

Fees for taking Cambridge Examinations

Here are the prices for Cambridge exams for 2016:

IELTS £155
FCE Paper-based £135
CAE Paper-based £140