Suitable for those who wish to obtain or improve an IELTS score. This qualification is now a requirement for most university courses, professional career paths, and visa applications.
This course is for those non-native speakers wishing to go to university or to follow a professional career path where having an IELTS score is essential. The College is not an IELTS test centre but we can give students the chance to practise the various aspects of the test (IELTS Academic Mode) in a workshop session, and improve their exam skills and strategies.
Information for International students can be found on our International webpage.
You will practise the various aspects of the test (IELTS Academic Mode) in a workshop session, and improve your exam skills and strategies. We can also offer a full-time EFL course incorporating IELTS hours if needed.
The College is not an IELTS centre and the IELTS test can be taken at a location to suit the student. Exams are at extra cost.
After successfully completing this course you could progress to higher education or register with professional associations. IELTS certificates can be used for visa purposes as well. For more information, please call us on 01702 220440 and ask to speak to the EFL team, or email us at EFL@southessex.ac.uk.
If you would like to apply for this course, please complete our online application form. Alternatively, you can fill out a paper application form (you can pick these up from reception; they are also in the back of our prospectuses) and mail it to our freepost address:
South Essex College
Southend on Sea
Applying for a course is simple:
If you have any questions, a course adviser is here to help you.
We offer two three-hour sessions a week and each class is held on a different day. Most classes do take place during the day, although evening classes are usually available.