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Hours per week:
IELTS Preparation Course
15 Hours/20 lessons *
30 Hours/40 lessons
B1 to C1
Intermediate to Advanced
* At certain times of the year we also run a part time course with options of 6, 9 or 15 hrs
4 lessons per day
Mon-Fri Morning or Afternoon
Mon-Fri Morning & Afternoon
All lessons are 45 minutes
The minimum age of students wishing to attend this course will be 16 years of age.
To gain entrance into an English speaking university, have a competitive edge when applying for a job, enhance your career or move to a different country, you need an internationally recognised qualification. Certification will prove you have the necessary standard of English skills required by employers and universities.
IELTS is the International English Language Testing System. It measures ability to communicate in English across all four language skills (listening, reading, writing and speaking) for people who intend to study or work where English is the language of communication. The appropriate IELTS score is now the standard requirement for entry into English speaking universities worldwide. IELTS training improves skills required for studying at University - it is really good practice for writing essays/taking notes during lectures and researching topics in libraries and/or online.
This course provides complete and careful preparation for all aspects of the academic module and includes:
• IELTS Band level Assessment
• guidance and practice in all 4 areas of the exam
• regular progress checks
• regular homework
• a course book when you arrive (minimum 2 week course)
• end of course certificatel
N.B. Exam fees are not included in course fees. The current exam registration fee is approximately £130-£150 for Brighton.
Most University courses require an IELTS score of 6.5 or above. Please contact your prospective university to check on the IELTS Band Score needed. Exams are held locally 3 times each month in the summer and twice a month at all other times.
Here at Castle School, staff can offer students help on: Welfare & Counselling, Passports & Visas, Insurance & Personal Security, Health & Safety, University Placement Advice and Airport Transfer.
We are situated a stone's throw from the main Brighton Shopping Centre of Churchill Square and a mere 10 minutes walk from the train station.
With both Home Stay and Self Catering accommodation on offer, you can find the right accommodation suitable for you. The average commuting time from nearby accommodation to school is just 15-30 mintues.
Castle School of English is a trading style of Castle School Ltd. Registered in the UK number 6405679. Registered Office Address: 12 Dyke Road, Brighton. BN1 3FE