Exam Preparation & IELTS

Our English exam preparation courses in London will help you get the best possible result in your chosen English exam.

You can prepare with our very experienced English trainers for a range of English exams: IELTS, Cambridge exams - First Certificate in English and CAE, business English exam BEC Vantage and Legal English exam (TOLES). Many of our teachers are experienced examiners, which means they have an exceptionally in-depth understanding of the knowledge and strategies that will enable you to maximise your score. 

Course Description

IELTS Preparation Course 

Four or eight-week preparation course for the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) exam - essential for entry to most British universities.

Cambridge Advanced Certificate (CAE)

Eight week preparation course for the Cambridge CAE (Certificate in Advanced English) exam.

First Certificate in English (FCE)

Eight-week preparation course for the Cambridge FCE (First Certificate in English) exam.

TOLES exam

Three-week preparation course for the TOLES (Test of Legal English Skills) exam. Also available as an optional 4th week after the three-week Legal English 20-30 course.

Cambridge BEC Vantage 

Two-week preparation course for B2 Business Vantage (BEC Vantage). This qualification shows employers you are ready to use English for work.

BULATSThe Cambridge BULATS exam is an internationally-recognised test of English for professional purposes. You can add BULATS to any English course. You will get a certificate of your English level and CEFR level. 


Beautiful experience for my IELTS course. Perfect host family, great location, the food was good, teachers and the people who work there are also very nice!

Mary - IELTS

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