• IELTS uses a 9–band score system on a scale from 1 (non-user of English) to 9 (expert user of English) 
  • IELTS is accepted by more than 10,000 organisations worldwide, including higher education institutions, professional associations, and private employers 
  • IELTS is the world’s leading and most-recognised language test 
  • The test evaluates ability in four language skills: listening, reading, writing and speaking 
  • IELTS Academic has 100% recognition from universities in the UK 
  • The IELTS score is valid for two years from the date that is written on the IELTS certificate. 

Why you should study IELTS at IH London

Over 90% of our IELTS preparation course students achieved their required exam score*.  

We provide authentic test materials to help you prepare for your exam. As an IH student you will benefit from: 

  • IELTS classes at differing levels to make sure you are studying according to your ability  
  • Learn from IELTS examiners who can share the best and most up-to-date examination techniques  
  • Mock test experience to best prepare you for the exam 
  • Priority exam booking service which can be done in school  
  • Access to the IH London Student Portal: free learning resources for 3 months before you arrive  until 3 months after your course ends 
  • Calendar of social activities and trips exclusively for IH London students  

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*90% of surveyed students who have taken an IELTS preparation course with IH London in the last 2 years achieved their desired IELTS test score after taking the exam. 

  • Cambridge English is part of the University of Cambridge 
  • There are 3 Cambridge Exam levels: Cambridge B2 First, Cambridge C1 Advanced, and Cambridge C2 Proficiency 
  • Each exam focuses on a level of the Common European Framework of Reference, helping learners to improve their speaking, writing, reading and listening skills step by step 
  • Cambridge English qualifications are based on research into effective teaching and learning. 
  • There is a clear route for progression through the Cambridge English exam levels. 
  • Cambridge English qualifications are internationally respected in-depth exams. 
  • The qualifications are accepted and trusted by thousands of leading higher education institutions, employers and governments worldwide 
  • Cambridge English qualifications don’t expire, so you will have the qualification for life 

Why you should study Cambridge Exam preparation at IH London

We provide authentic test materials to help you prepare for your exam. As an IH student you will benefit from: 

  • Cambridge classes at differing levels to make sure you are studying according to your ability  
  • Learn from Cambridge examiners who can share the best and most up-to-date examination techniques  
  • Mock test experience to best prepare you for the exam 
  • Priority exam booking service which can be done in school  
  • Access to the IH London Student Portal: free learning resources for 3 months before you arrive  until 3 months after your course ends 
  • Calendar of social activities and trips exclusively for IH London students  

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The Occupational English Test (OET) is a test for healthcare professionals. The OET is used in the UK, Australia, New Zealand and Singapore among others to assess the Medical English skills of a wide range of healthcare professionals, including doctors, nurses and midwives.

Communicative courses 

Our courses are designed to help you improve your practical use of English for medicine. Focussing on the communicative approach, you will build your confidence in spoken and written communication whilst learning strategies which are directly applicable to passing the OET exam.  

Proven expertise  

IH London is a trusted partner of OET and has been awarded Premium Provider status. This ensures our courses are delivered according to the highest teaching standards giving students the best possible chance of success on test day. 

Our accreditation 

Our Medical English courses are accredited by OET (Occupational English Test) and the British Council. Our accreditors assess the standards of management, resources and premises and teaching, and we consistently meet the criteria in all areas. 

 

 

IELTS Academic


Test Preparation

Gain the IELTS score you need to achieve your next career goal, study at an English-speaking university, or travel.

In London

IELTS Test


Boost

An intensive one week course to prepare for the IELTS exam.

In London

IELTS Preparation Online


Don’t let anything get in the way of your goals. Now you can learn online with IH London to prepare for your IELTS exam.

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FCE Preparation


(B2)

Prepare for the first Cambridge exam to demonstrate you can communicate confidently in English.

In London

CAE Preparation


(C1)

Prepare for the advanced Cambridge exam to prove your high level of English.

In London

CPE Preparation


(C2)

Prepare for the highest exam to show you have mastered the English language.

In London

Cambridge


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Study in London, on mobile or desktop for ultimate convenience and achieve the OET (Occupational English Test) score you need.

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