About this course

Our IELTS courses give you the confidence and skills required to get the score you need in the IELTS test. Each course focuses on different elements of the exam - Speaking, Writing, Listening and Reading. All of our IELTS courses offer exam techniques, helpful insights and individual feedback from our experienced and knowledgeable IELTS teachers. 

IELTS Language Preparation Programme [NEW]

(Academic Module)

If you would like to combine your language competency with a focus on exam techniques and skills, then this course is ideal for you. You will:

  • follow a Cambridge IELTS coursebook with specifically tailored material to suit your current English level and needs, and designed to help you move to the next
  • receive specific advice from an expert teacher about each section of the exam, and tips on how to best approach the test questions
  • focus on how to write effectively and speak skilfully in order to score well in the exam
  • practise language and vocabulary specific to the exam so that you can maximise your potential score
  • develop an awareness of common topics and questions that will help you feel more relaxed on the day of the test
  • have access to free online IELTS skill modules for Speaking, Writing, Listening and Reading, plus grammar and vocabulary with specific reference made to areas in which Chinese learners need most help. 


IELTS Exam Skills Modular 

(Academic Module)

Whatever IELTS score you need this modular course will help you reach your goal. Tips, practice and feedback will develop your skills in each paper while the modular design allows you to focus on the skills you find most difficult. In these IELTS Modular workshops you will:

  • focus on the areas of the exam that you need most to improve
  • learn how to meet key criteria for each part of the IELTS exam
  • master specific techniques and skills to enable you to outperform on test day
  • practise with authentic material and get feedback on your performance.

IELTS Exam Skills Modulars are offered for the following skills:

  • Speaking
  • Reading and Listening
  • Writing Task 1
  • Writing Task 2


IELTS Exam Skills One Day Workshop 

(Academic Module)

This is an intensive day of study with speaking and reading in the morning session and listening and writing in the afternoon. You will learn practical skills and techniques to help you achieve your best score in your IELTS test. 



(Academic and General Training Modules)

Get the most authentic exam experience in Speaking, Writing, Listening and Reading with our mock exam. You will receive 90 minutes of one-to-one personalised post-mock exam feedback and help from our IELTS experts on how to improve your performance in all the key areas of the exam. Learn more in the ‘IELTS Mock Exam’ section. 


On our courses, you will:

  • receive tips, practice and feedback to go into the test fully prepared for the challenges ahead
  • look at authentic exam papers to practice and explore each exam area
  • maximise your potential score with useful language and vocabulary specific to the exam 
  • feel confident in answering questions quickly and effectively by developing an awareness of common topics and question types 
  • learn with British Council IELTS experts who are trained to help you realise your potential.
  • receive an IELTS mock exam with feedback and comments from trained IELTS professionals.

 English level requirement:

Pre-intermediate and above


Where is this course taught?

Registration procedures

IELTS Language Preparation Programme

Find out how to register and book a English entry test here.

IELTS Exam Skills Modular & IELTS Exam Skills One Day Workshop 

English level requirement:

Pre-intermediate and above

Register now using our Online Registration System.


Register now using our Online Registration System.


Before proceeding to the online registration, please have the following items available:

  1. A valid ID document or passport.
  2. A valid VISA card or MasterCard for online payment.

Important notes for online registration:

  1. You have to complete the whole registration process including online payment within 20 minutes. The time slot you hold will be automatically released after 20 minutes if we cannot receive your payment.
  2. Places are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis.
  3. The application will only be processed with all the necessary items.
  4. Change of IELTS Exam Skills Modular & IELTS Exam Skills One Day Workshop date is only allowed up to one working day BEFORE the class/workshop day at British Council, 3 Supreme Court Road, Admiralty, Hong Kong. 
  5. Please note that you are only allowed to change the mock exam date on medical grounds. The mock exam date can be changed once only. You need to submit such requests on or before the test.
  6. Refunds are only possible if the workshop is cancelled and places can only be guaranteed once payment has been made.
  7. IELTS Mock and courses applicants must be aged 16 or above.


Sign up for the IELTS Mock and get in-depth personalised feedback on your performance from one of our trained IELTS professionals. 

In this mock exam, you will:

  • get the most authentic exam experience in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking in the Academic or General module
  • receive 1-to-1 personalised post-mock exam feedback and help from our IELTS experts on how to improve your performance in all the key areas of the exam

Mock exam arrangement

Day 1 Day 2
Listening (30 minutes) Speaking + 1-to-1 feedback session
(1 hour 30 minutes)
Reading (1 hour)
Writing (1 hour)

Mock exam fee

Discount price: HK$1,250* (Original price: HK$2,500)

* Offer is applicable for existing students who registered for IELTS Language Preparation Programme (57 hours) or IELTS Exam Skills Modular (4 Modules). Terms and conditions apply. 

Timetable and course fee

  • IELTS Language Preparation Programme

Summer course

Course starts in: July

Course length: 6 weeks, 54 hours. Three 3-hour lesson per week

Course fee: HK$7,200 (HK$133 per hour)

9.5-week intensive course

Course starts in: September / November / February / May

Course length: 9.5 weeks, 57 hours. Two 3-hour lesson per week

Course fee: HK$7,900 (HK$139 per hour)

19-week course

Course starts in: September / February

Course length: 19 weeks, 57 hours. One 3-hour lesson per week  

Course fee: HK$7,900 (HK$139 per hour)

Enjoy 6-month interest free instalment when registering with designated credit cards. 

English level requirement: Pre-intermediate, Intermediate and Upper Intermediate

Download the timetable at the bottom of this page 


  • IELTS Exam Skills Modular

Hours per module: 6 hours

Fee: HK$1,300 per module

Enjoy the following discounts when you register for two or more modules at the same time:

Two modules: 5% off (Discounted price: HK$2,470)

Three modules: 10% off (Discounted price: HK$3,510)

Four modules: 15% off (Discounted price: HK$4,420)


  • IELTS Exam Skills One Day Workshop 

Class time: 10a.m. - 5p.m.(including a 1-hour lunch break)

Fee: HK$1,300