International English Language Testing (IELTS) Preparation

R4 187

This short course is for anyone who needs to prepare for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) exam in order to attend a postgraduate course in South Africa or abroad, anyone who needs to prove proficiency in English for studies or immigration to a country such as the UK, Australia, USA or Canada, or international students who need the minimum IELTS score to apply for university entrance in South Africa.

The IETLS short course is intended to accomplish its goal online in 25 learning hours by developing your ability to –

  • recognise the format and content of the IELTS exam, by discussing, practising and analysing each section of the exam;
  • improve your test-taking skills and strategies, by completing IELTS-style practise tests in reading, listening, speaking and writing;
  • perform optimally within an academic context, so as to gain entry into your chosen academic programmes; and
  • recognise the scoring procedures for the exam, so that you may interpret your own test scores.
2024 course dates

15 January – 16 February

Downloadable documents

IELTS 2023/4 Information Guide


Our presenters are qualified and experienced English language instructors with specialised skills in preparation for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) exam.


The IELTS Preparation Course is presented online for two hours, twice a week over four to six weeks
(2 hours per week; 25 hours in total). You can study remotely from the convenience of your own home.

Any questions?

E-mail Fatima Halday at

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