Minimum level B1 (intermediate) of CEFR
An academic course for students who want to develop their skills and take the IELTS examination. The course builds students’ confidence in reading, writing, listening, speaking and vocabulary.
There is a range of examination practice and language development through engaging and stimulating activities and materials. Students will develop their understanding of exam techniques and strategies for each of the exam components while developing their general English skills. IELTS is a widely accepted qualification for university entrance internationally.
Students sit an official IELTS exam on campus at the end of the course (subject to availability).
Students on this course have access to extra-curricular activities provided by Regent’s University London (e.g. trips to London sights, English conversation club, sports, taster lectures etc.) as well as the University's facilities (Regent’s library and self-study areas, refectory, café etc.).
Monday to Friday (20 hours per week)
9:15 – 11:00 lessons
11:00 – 11:15 break
11:15 – 12:30 lessons
12:30 – 13:30 lunch break
13:30 – 14:30 lessons
Please note there are no classes running on the following bank holidays:
Good Friday: Friday 30 March
Easter Monday: Monday 2 April
Early May bank holiday: Monday 7 May
Spring bank holiday: Monday 28 May
Summer bank holiday: Monday 27 August
No classes will be running on 3 May due to staff training.
Please note that we do not offer any refunds for bank holidays, or other pre-scheduled days when the Centre is closed.
Students will learn about the requirements of each component of the IELTS exam. The course will focus on the strategies needed in each part of the test: reading, writing, listening and speaking. The lessons are communicative, with a lot of interaction, pairwork and groupwork. There will be plenty of exam practice and students will develop the academic skills required in order to pass the exam.
All students take a placement test on the first day of the course, followed by regular progress tests and mock IELTS exams. Teachers give continuous feedback on students’ progress. There are regular one-to-one tutorials which give students the opportunity to revise their learning goals and discuss their strengths and areas for improvement.
For this course, we have a maximum class size of 15. This allows students to benefit from a personalised and interactive learning environment.
This course will provide you with the English needed to survive in everyday situations. In addition, it will prepare you with the necessary skills to sit the IELTS exam.
16 weeks course - B1 (intermediate) level of CEFR
12 week course – B1+ (intermediate +) level of CEFR
8 week course – B2 (upper-intermediate) level of CEFR
4 week course – B2+/C1 level (upper-intermediate/advanced) level of CEFR
Please note the minimum age for students wishing to join this course is 16 years old.
As part of your application, you are required to submit the following supporting documents:
Apply online by selecting your desired entry level and start date below.
B1 Entry Level - 16 weeks
B1+ Entry Level - 12 weeks
B2+ Entry Level - 8 weeks
B2+/C1 Entry Level - 4 weeks
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Applying to study at Regent's is a quick and easy process. We accept direct applications and have no formal application deadlines.
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