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Our IELTS intensive preparation course will improve your ability to maximise your potential IELTS test result. The course is made up of four one week long modules with a key skill covered each week: speaking and listening, reading and writing.

Prepare for IELTS (International English Language Testing System) with the world’s English experts and you will:

  • learn test taking strategies to help you maximise your result in the world’s most widely recognised English proficiency test
  • have an expert teacher who knows all about the IELTS test
  • work toward your desired result which can help you live, study and work around the world
  • complete two writing assignments assessed by an experienced marker during the course
  • feel more confident on the day of your test
  • as one of the co-creators of IELTS, no one is better positioned than the British Council to help you get your optimal result.

Course information

  • Levels

    The minimum level to join the course is B1+

  • Course format

    24 hours / 8 lessons, twice a week (Monday and Wednesday, Tuesday and Thursday), over 4 weeks  

  • Course location

    As our face-to-face English language are temporarily suspended our classess are offered through a Virtual Classroom.

  • Price

    The full price of the course is 74,400 Ft.

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Terms and timetables

TERM 1: 16 September to 12 December 2018

TERM 2: 6 January to 26 March 2020

TERM 3: 6 April to 19 June 2020

Terms Days Time
6 April to 29 April 2020 Monday and Wednesday 17.45-21.00
4 May to 27 May 2020 Monday and Wednesday 17.45-21.00

3 June to 19 June 2020*

Wednesday and Friday for week one

Monday, Wednesday and Friday for week two and week three


*Please note that this course will be delivered over a 3 week period

Please note that class timetables are subject to change.

List of public holidays and non-teaching days can be found here.

Students must be 18 years or older to attend our Virtual Classroom.


If you choose to pay via bank transfer, please make your payment to the bank account below.

Bank: Citibank Zrt.

Bank account holder: British Council Hungary

Bank account number: 10800007-77237006-00000000


IBAN code: HU46 1080 0007 7723 7006 0000 0000

We accept the following payments into our bank account:

electronic bank transfer using your internet banking service

direct debit from your bank 

direct deposit*.

* Cash payments can only be received from the Citibank branch below: 1133 Budapest, Váci street 80. (Promenade Gardens Irodaház at Dózsa György út metro station).