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General English & Academic IELTS 20hr/wk

This is a full-time course which includes General English language skills and exam techniques to prepare students for the Academic IELTS exam. Classes are run all day, with lessons from Monday to Friday, totalling 20 hours per week. Each class focuses on different areas (listening, speaking, reading & writing) and includes examination techniques. You will also be expected to complete homework tasks and study outside the class; advice and guidance on self study will be provided. Examinations are several times a month however you must apply at least six-weeks before your required test date. Current fees for IELTS examinations are £155. At GISOEL we run a free focus group to help with the IELTS examination application process. See Glasgow University webpage for more information on IELTS test dates and fees.

What you get with this course

Our highly intensive preparation course includes:

  • Preparation for Reading
  • Preparation for Writing
  • Preparation for Speaking and Listening papers
  • Continual IELTS exam assessments with marking & feedback

The course is designed for people taking the paper-based exam.

  • Placement test on your first day
  • Teacher feedback sessions
  • Practise IELTS exam tests
  • FREE Wi Fi
  • GISOEL Certificate of achievement
  • Record of work & attainment

Course Details & Timetable:

Lessons: 20 hours per week
Level: Upper Intermediate CEFR B2 level (IELTS 5.0 and above) –
Advanced CEFR C1/C2 level (IELTS 7.5 and above)
Class Size: 10 maximum
Start Dates: Select your choice of start date
Course Duration: 2 week minimum – no maximum
Registration Fee: £40
Age: No minimum age

General English = 10hrs
IELTS examination preparation = 10hrs
Sessions to help with IELTS examination application are FREE
Classes run Monday to Friday from 10.30am to 4:30pm. Lunch is 1pm to 2pm.
This course contains approx 2 hours of guided self-access student directed learning and homework.

New Year Offer

50% off all FULL TIME courses.

Book and pay for any full time course and receive 50% discount! Applies to any full time General English, IELTS, FCE or CAE preparation course.  Offer ends 31 January 2018.


Nov 26, 2011 by Lenke
Course: IELTS preparation course

My listening is 8.5 and my reading is incredible 9.0, my writing is 7.0. I am absolutely satisfied with my band score and I am very proud of my listening and my reading results.
Thank you very much for all of your effort to improve my listening and reading skills to this very high level at the language school.


Academic IELTS Preparation Fees

Minimum course booking is 2 weeks. A £40 registration fee is payable when booking this course; registration fee covers all course materials. IELTS examination fee is not included. This course contains approx 2 hours of guided self-access student directed learning and homework.