About this course

Our IELTS preparation courses are for students who need to improve their exam skills and strategies before taking the IELTS exam. This course provides you with the skills and knowledge needed to achieve your optimal result and fulfil your study and work ambitions.

WHY SHOULD I CHOOSE THIS BRITISH COUNCIL COURSE?

On our IELTS course you will:

  • complete a comprehensive study programme to take you right up to the IELTS exam
  • practice and receive feedback to help you get the band you need
  • develop a clear and concise overview of all the four parts of the IELTS exam
  • practice different kinds of tasks within each part of the IELTS exam
  • receive hints, tips and advice to develop your exam-taking skills and build your confidence
  • have an opportunity to develop your overall language ability in English.

THE RIGHT LEVEL FOR YOU

We offer the IELTS course to students who are at a minimum level of B1 English in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) (PDF, 50KB).

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED? 

Your teacher will help you understand what your strengths are and where there is room for improvement. You will also have the chance to measure your performance by taking mock IELTS exams.

WHERE IS THIS COURSE TAUGHT?

Addis Ababa

Dates and prices

Placement Test

If you are a new student, you will need to take a placement test so that we can check your level.

What:

Placement test covers grammar, vocabulary, reading and speaking

When:

Wednesday and Friday (13.00 - 14.30)

Saturday (10.00 - 12.30)

How long:

90 minutes

How much:

200 ETB

 

Please visit our teaching centre or call to +251 116 174 300/ +251 911 512 835 to book your level test. 

The registration and payment process will be explained to you during your placement test.

IELTS Coach Course Information

Course Name
Details
Course Price
Dates 
IELTS Coach Intensive
20 hours over 2 weeks (Monday – Friday)
2,750 ETB
28 January – 8 February 2019
18 February – 1 March 2019
IELTS Coach Extensive
30 hours over 10 weeks (Saturdays)
4,100 ETB
TBC
IELTS Coach One day Intro
6 hours  (Saturdays)
850 ETB
TBC
IELTS Coach Two day Intro
12 hours (Saturdays)
1,650 ETB
TBC
 

All payments over 500 ETB must be made by a direct bank transfer to our bank account (see the instructions here) or through cash payment order (CPO) made out to British Council from any branch of the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia. You must pay for your course in full in order to reserve your place.  Please note that from Monday to Friday after 5:00 pm and on Saturdays, we will not conduct any financial transactions such as issuing receipts, cheques and receiving payments.