IELTS Preparation

The IELTS (International English Language Testing System) provides students with the knowledge, skills and strategies needed to achieve a result of band 6.0 or above in an IELTS test.

Programme Structure/Courses

On successful completion of an entrance test, students take a 12-week course, consisting of 23 hours of tuition per week, in which students learn how to confidently understand and answer IELTS test questions. Students are given two-hour skills sessions on each of the five most common IELTS examination topics:

  • Health
  • Social issues
  • Technology
  • Education
  • Environment

Duration & Start Dates

12 weeks

Start Dates 2023

16 Jan

11 Apr

3 Jul

25 Sep

Entry Requirements

Intermediate level of English
Pass IELTS class entrance test
16 years and over

Fees

International Students

2023 Programme Fees: NZ$4,680
Resource Fees: NZ$70
Total: NZ$4,750
Plus a compulsory Student Services Fee of NZ$300 per year (or NZ$30 per month or part thereof).

Domestic Students

2023 Programme Fees: NZ$2,244
Resource Fees: NZ$70
Total: NZ$2,314
Plus a compulsory Student Services Fee of NZ$300 per year (or NZ$30 per month or part thereof).

This programme is eligible for a student loan from Studylink. Contact Studylink on 0800 88 99 00 or log on to www.studylink.govt.nz to apply for student finance.

Download AIS Prospectus