The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is the world's most popular English language proficiency test for higher education and global migration.
Take your test with confidence – sign up for an IELTS preparatory course designed by experts at the PTA.
Prepare for IELTS with a little help from the PTA. With over 80 years' experience in English language teaching, there's no better place to prepare. You'll be taught by highly qualified English specialists, wherever you are in the world.
Our teaching courses are specifically designed to support IELTS test-takers. We run courses to improve your skills in all four IELTS test areas: Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking.
The PTA's four Understanding IELTS courses will give you a complete guide to everything you need to know as you prepare for the IELTS test.
During our free three-week IELTS online preparation courses, you find out about each section of the IELTS test – Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking.
You'll receive advice on each part of the test from our video tutor and a team of experienced IELTS educators. You can also share your experiences, tips and opinions with other learners.
What skills will I learn?
On the program you will:
Explore in detail each of the four parts of the test
Examine the assessment criteria and what is needed to achieve high band scores
Explore the range of task types seen in all parts of the test
Collect tips and develop techniques to help prepare for the test