The perfect boost just before your IELTS Academic exam!

This is an intensive one week course, designed for students who already have a B2+ level of English, and who now wish to focus on exam techniques in preparation for an upcoming IELTS Academic exam. This short course will help exam candidates improve their IELTS skills and help them to achieve their desired result.


What is covered in the course?

The focus is on developing techniques and strategies to help you achieve your required band score at the IELTS exam.

Over the course of the week you will:

  • Look methodically at each part of the IELTS test: listening, reading, speaking and writing
  • Access past papers and other learning materials
  • Gain advice on what examiners look for in each section of the exam
  • Complete a full mock (practice) exam under exam conditions
  • Receive individual feedback from the trainers on your weaknesses and how to improve them.

You will be placed in a class with people of a similar language level as you.

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What do students gain from this course?

  • Better understand the IELTS Academic exam
  • Work towards improving your IELTS score 
  • Feel more confident when you take the exam
  • Use strategies and techniques to help improve your IELTS score in all four skills – listening, reading, writing, speaking
  • You’ll receive certificate of participation from IH London at the end of the course


Start dates

11 January
1 February
1 March
12 April
4 May
17 May   
1 June
14 June
5 July
19 July
2 August
23 August
27 September
25 October
22 November
13 December


Choose to combine this course with

Take the IELTS Academic Preparation before this course to increase your language level.


What can I do next?

  • Book and take your IELTS exam at IH London. We are an accredited test centre. Face-to-face and computer-based IELTS exam options.
  • Use your new English skills for study, work and travel
  • Apply to higher education
  • Get that promotion or start a new career


Book your IELTS exam

With IH London, you can prepare for your IELTS and sit your exam in the same place, because we are an accredited IELTS test centre. Our teachers know how to help you get the best results. You can book your IELTS test with our exam centre. 


Any questions?


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