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?

  • New Delhi
  • Chennai
  • Kolkata
  • Mumbai
  • Bengaluru
  • Hyderabad
  • Ahmedabad
  • Pune
  • Chandigarh

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
Term 1 24 to 28 June 2019 5 days (20 hrs) 10,000 Open
Term 1 01 to 05 July 2019 5 days (20 hrs) 10,000 Open
Term 1 08 to 12 July 2019 5 days (20 hrs) 10,000 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 30-40 minutes for the level check. Please ensure you arrive at least 15 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 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 check.

*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. 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. 

Kolkata

Course dates

Term Course Date

Duration and Time

Fee (INR) Registration
Term 2 19, 20, 21, 26, 27 June 2019

5 days (20 hrs)

12.00 to 16.00

10,000

Open

Venue : British Council Camac Street centre and South City International School 

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 check

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

Bengaluru

 Course dates 

Month Course date Duration Fee (INR) Registrations
June 18 - 21 June 2019 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. 

COURSE REGISTRATION PROCESS

 To know more about the course and to book your level test appointment call us at +91 120 4569000 or +91 120 6684353 or send an email to IndiaCustomercare@britishcouncil.org

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

Mumbai

Course dates - 2019

Month Course Date Duration Fee (INR) Registrations
April 28 June - 30 June 2019 3 days (20 hours) 12,000 Open

*Additional fee for course book will apply. Students can purchase the book on the first day of class. 

To know more, send an email to Tejal.Meher@in.britishcouncil.org or call +91 22 6748 6739. 

CONTACT US

If you are interested in taking one of our 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

Ahmedabad

Month Course date Duration Fee (INR) Registrations
June-July 28 June - 1 July

 4 days (20 hours)

9.00 am to 5.00 pm

11,000 Open

*Additional fee for course book will apply. Students can purchase the book on the first day of their class.

*Introductory offer will include a complementary short-term library membership.

COURSE REGISTRATION PROCESS

 To know more about the course and to book your level test appointment call us at +91 120 4569000 or +91 120 6684353 or send an email to IndiaCustomercare@britishcouncil.org

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

 

Pune

Course date Duration Fee (INR) Registrations

22-23 June and 29-30 June

(Weekend Batch)

4 days (20 hours)

10.00 am to 3.00 pm 

11,000 Open

27-28 July and 3-4 August

(Weekend Batch)

4 days (20 hours)

10.00 am to 3.00 pm 

11,000 Open

*Additional fee for course book will apply. Students can purchase the book on the first day of their class.

*Introductory offer will include a complementary short-term library membership.

COURSE REGISTRATION PROCESS

To know more about the course and to book your level test appointment call us at +91 120 4569000 or +91 120 6684353 or send an email to IndiaCustomercare@britishcouncil.org

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

Hyderabad

Course date Duration Fee (INR) Registrations
1 - 3 July 2019 3 days ( 23 hours) 11,000 Open

 *Additional fee for course book will apply. Students can purchase the book on the first day of their class. 

COURSE REGISTRATION PROCESS

 To know more about the course and to book your level test appointment call us at +91 120 4569000 or +91 120 6684353 or send an email to IndiaCustomercare@britishcouncil.org

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

Chandigarh

CLASS SCHEDULE

Course dates Class timings Duration Venue Fee

3 - 5 July

3 July: 12 pm - 6 pm
4-5 July: 9 am - 5 pm

20 hours British Council, Chandigarh

INR 11,000/*

*Additional fee for course book will apply

Limited Period Offer!
Get a complimentary short-term membership of Chandigarh library on course registration.

COURSE REGISTRATION 
To know more about the course and registration process, contact Varinder Kumar at varinder.kumar@britishcouncil.org or dial at 0172-5203013.

New Delhi

 Course dates

Term  Course Date & Time Duration  Fee (INR) Registration
Term 1 01 July - 05 July 0930-1330 hours 20 Hours 11,500 Open
Term 1 08 July - 12 July 0930-1330 hours 20 Hours 11,500 Open
Term 1 15 July - 19 July 0930-1330 hours 20 Hours 11,500 Open
Term 1 22 July - 26 July 0930-1330 hours 20 Hours 11,500 Open
Term 1 29 July - 02 August 0930-1330 hours 20 Hours 11,500 Open
Term 1 05 August - 09 August 0930-1330 hours 20 Hours 11,500 Open
  • Additional fee for course book will apply. Students can purchase the book on the first day of their class

LEVEL CHECK AND COURSE REGISTRATION PROCESS

We conduct level assessment tests at the Delhi centre from Monday - Saturday from 0930 - 1700 hours. 

Step 1: Book your level check appointment

To book your level check 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 check

On the day of your appointment, allow up to 30-40 minutes for the level check. Please ensure you arrive at least 15 min prior to your appointment time to complete registration by paying INR 600/- (Offering Free Level Check till 6 November 2018). Your test will consist of a pre-test for 10 minutes followed by 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 check.

*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.