Academic IELTS classes in London

Academic IELTS

Reach your target IELTS score for university entry by
studying Academic IELTS in the UK.

Academic IELTS in London

What is Academic IELTS?

Academic IELTS focuses on the skills needed to succeed in a higher education learning environment and if you wish to study at a UK university or join an institute of higher education, you will need to study Academic IELTS.

Successful entry to an undergraduate or postgraduate course is dependent on the results of an Academic IELTS test, and the Academic strand of IELTS is a tougher programme of study than General Training IELTS.

How are Academic IELTS and General IELTS different?

Listening and speaking modules are identical across both IELTS tests, but reading and writing both differ.

IELTS Reading exam

Academic WritingGeneral Training IELTS
3 long reading passages. Related to materials found on different academic books at college or university level.
3 reading sections. First 2 sections have 2-3 smaller texts. Section 3 has one long passage. Smaller and easier than the academic reading passages.

IELTS Writing exam

Academic WritingGeneral Training IELTS
Task 1: Graph summarising (min 150 words) Task 2: Essay writing (min 250 words)
Task 1: Letter writing (min 150 words) Task 2: Essay writing (min 250 words)

IELTS Academic Fees

  • 21 study hours (7 sessions):   £360
  • 30 study hours (10 sessions): £460
  • 45 study hours (15 sessions): £660
  • 60 study hours (20 sessions): £820

How we can help

If you are interested in signing up for Academic IELTS classes in London, arrange a free IELTS consultation today.

Contact SI-UK and begin your path towards hitting your target IELTS score!

The IELTS class is a very effective way of preparing yourself for the IELTS test. I learned to use my English in new ways.
Louise Karlsson

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