Your take-away

  • Be prepared for the structure and expectations of the IELTS exam: question format, time allocation, etc.;

  • Develop an understanding of the different types of writing tasks you will need to perform well on in the test;

  • Gain practical experience on how to raise your band score on the writing component;

  • Write a relevant, well-structured essay using language accurately and effectively to achieve the expected goal;

  • Get formative feedback and coaching on the writing tasks for  Academic and General Training from an IELTS professional;

  • Broaden your vocabulary and gain confidence in your writing and communication skills.


*Click the blue links to get information about each course.

Our approach

Our IELTS courses provide opportunities to practice what you are learning and to receive insightful feedback from IELTS instructors on your language and test-taking skills.

Who benefits most?

  • International students who plan to enroll in studies at Concordia University or another academic institution*

  • Candidates for scholarships and/or professional certifications*

  • Applicants for permanent residency to Canada**

  • Applicants for immigration to Canada, Australia and New Zealand**

  • Students and workers applying for visas in countries that require IELTS test results.

  • Immigration consultants, teachers of English as a foreign language and other professionals who need internationally recognized certification of their language proficiency.

  • English language learners who want to track their progress.


*Select Academic Test Writing option

**Select General Training Test Writing option

CCE General inquiries

Phone: 514-848-3600
Fax: 514-848-2806

English test centre


Mailing address

Concordia Continuing Education
1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. W.
Montreal, Que.

Visit CCE

1600 Ste-Catherine St. W.
FB-117 (1st floor)
Montreal, Que.


Monday–Friday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

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