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IELTS Preparation Courses


Obtaining your target IELTS score is a key step in reaching your study, work, or immigration goals. Maybe you’ve landed on this page because you are planning on taking the IELTS for the first time or you are seeking a writing course to help you improve your band score. Whatever your needs are, we are here to help!

Success in the exam depends not only upon your level of proficiency in English, but also your knowledge of the exam and how it is designed.  We offer short, teacher-led writing courses for the IELTS General and Academic Training for you to choose from.

To register, students should be at a B1/B2 level. For students looking to improve general English language skills, please see the Intensive English Language Program.

IMPORTANT: All IELTS preparation courses will take place in person.

Your takeaways

  • 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.

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. – Select Academic Test Writing option.

  • Candidates for scholarships and/or professional certifications. – Select Academic Test Writing option.

  • Applicants for permanent residency to Canada. – Select General Training Test Writing option.

  • Applicants for immigration to Canada, Australia and New Zealand. – Select General Training Test Writing option.

  • 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.
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