About this course

Preparing for IELTS significantly increases your chance of getting the score you need in your IELTS exam, and as co-creators of IELTS, no one is better placed than we are to help. Our English for IELTS courses are specially designed to optimise your test potential. With no more than 20 participants on each course, you will get individual attention from your teacher and advice on how to approach each section of the test.

On this course you will study the four skills assessed in the IELTS exam:  speaking, listening, reading and writing. You will also receive expert feedback from your teacher on how to best develop your English grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary.

Our English for IELTS (Intensive) course helps you quickly develop skills and strategies needed to improve your IELTS band score. The course is designed for learners who plan to take the exam in the near future.

Where is this course taught?

Why take this course?

  • Access the latest British Council resources.
  • Benefit from the British Council's IELTS expertise in India.
  • Equip yourself with the tools and techniques.
  • Familiarise yourself  with the test format and time restrictions.
  • Maximise your study time to achieve your goals.
  • Receive a British Council certificate of attendance.

Calendars and course fees

The course is available in the following cities:

Chennai

 Course dates

Term Course date Duration Fee (INR) Registration
Summer Intensive 05 to 08 June 2018 4 days (20 hrs) 9,000 Open
Term 1 11 to 14 June 2018 4 days (20 hrs) 9,000 Open
Term 1 18 to 22 June 2018 5 days (20 hrs) 9,000 Open
Term 1 25 to 29 June 2018 5 days (20 hrs) 9,000 Open
Term 1 02 to 06 July 2018 5 days (20 hrs) 9,000 Open
Term 1 09 to 13 July 2018 5 days (20 hrs) 9,000 Open
Term 1 16 to 20 July 2018 5 days (20 hrs) 9,000 Open
Term 1 23 to 27 July 2018 5 days (20 hrs) 9,000 Open
Term 1 30 July to 02 Aug 2018 4 days (20 hrs) 9,000 Open

LEVEL TEST AND COURSE REGISTRATION PROCESS

Step 1: Book your level test

To book a level test appointment in Chennai visit: https://bookeo.com/elcchn-britishcouncil

Step 2: Your level test

On the day of your appointment, allow up to 90 minutes for the level test. Please ensure you arrive at least 30 mins prior your appointment time with a valid government photo id. Your test will consist of a pre-test for 10 minutes followed by a written test for 60 minutes and will end with a speaking test with one of our teachers who will also guide you with the course option(s) suited to your level and requirements based on your test results.

Step 3: Course registration

We offer various course timings to suit every need. We advise you to register as soon as you can to confirm your place on the course since early applicants will receive priority.

* As with other organisations and institutions, we are closed on some holidays. If you lose more than one class due to public holidays, the teacher will conduct a make up class and ensure that the syllabus is still covered. 

New Delhi

 

Term Course Date  Time Duration Fee (INR) Registration Date
 Summer 14 May - 18 May 2018 0930-1330hrs  5 days (20 hours) 11,000 Open
  • Additional fee for course book will apply. Students can purchase the book on the first day of their class.

LEVEL TEST AND COURSE REGISTRATION PROCESS

We conduct level assessment tests at the Delhi centre from Monday - Saturday from 0930 - 1630 hours. 

Step 1: Book your level test appointment

To book your level test appointment at our New Delhi centre, visit: www.bookeo.com/elc_delhi-britishcouncil

Once you have done your booking, you will receive a confirmation e-mail. A reminder will also be sent to you 24 hours before your test date.

Step 2: Your level test

On the day of your appointment, allow up to 90-120 minutes for the level test. Please ensure you arrive at least 30 min prior to your appointment time to complete registration by paying INR 600/-. Your test will consist of a pre-test for 10 minutes followed by a written test for 45 minutes and will end with a speaking test with one of our course counsellors who will also guide you with the best course option(s) suited to your language level and needs based on your test results.

*Candidates below 18 years are required to be accompanied by an adult and produce a valid age proof identification document with them on the day of level test.

*Do you have special needs? If you require extra support to access information or to take the Level Test, please contact our customer services to see how we can help.

Step 3: Course registration

We offer various course timings to suit every need. We advise you to register as soon as you can to confirm your place on the course since early applicants will receive priority.

As with other organisations and institutions, we are closed on some holidays. All classes which fall on a public holiday will be made up to ensure that the syllabus is still covered. 

CONTACT US

If you are interested in taking one of our English language courses or if you have any questions about studying here, please email us at IndiaCustomercare@britishcouncil.org or call us at +91 120 4569000 or +91 120 6684353.

 

Kolkata

Course dates

Term Course Date Duration Fee (INR) Venue Registration
Summer Intensive  11 June - 15 June 2018  5 days (20 hrs) 8,000

British Council

L&T Chamber, 1st Floor

16 Camac Street, Kolkata - 700017

West Bengal

Open

 LEVEL CHECK AND COURSE REGISTRATION PROCESS

Step 1: Book your level check

To book a level check appointment in Kolkata visit: https://bookeo.com/elckol-britishcouncil

Once you have done your booking, you will receive a confirmation e-mail. A reminder will also be sent to you 24 hours before your level check date.

Step 2: Your level test

On the day of your appointment, allow up to 30-45 minutes for the level check. Please ensure you arrive at least 10 minutes prior your appointment time to complete registration by paying INR 500/-. Your level check will consist of a written test for 10 minutes and will end with a speaking test with one of our teachers who will also guide you with the course option(s) suited to your level and requirements based on your test results.

Step 3: Course registration

We offer various course timings to suit every need. We advise you to register as soon as you can to confirm your place on the course since early applicants will receive priority.

* As with other organisations and institutions, we are closed on some holidays. If you lose more than one class due to public holidays, the teacher will conduct a make up class and ensure that the syllabus is still covered. 

CONTACT US

 If you are interested in taking one of our English courses or if you have any questions about studying here, please email us at IndiaCustomercare@britishcouncil.org or call us at +91 120 4569000 or +91 120 6684353

Mumbai

 

Month Course Date  Time Duration Fee (INR) Registration Date
April 26 April - 29 April 2018 (TBC) 26 and 27 April - 1600-2100 hrs
28 and 29 April - 1000-1500 hrs
4 days (20 hours) 11,000 Open
  • Additional fee for course book will apply. Students can purchase the book on the first day of their class. 

LEVEL TEST AND COURSE REGISTRATION PROCESS

To book your level test appointment send an email to Priyanka.Chandan@britishcouncil.org or call +91 22 67486705

Seats are limited and early applicants will receive priority during registration. 

CONTACT US

If you are interested in taking one of our English courses or if you have any questions about studying here, please email us at IndiaCustomercare@britishcouncil.org or call us at +91 120 4569000 or +91 120 6684353