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Prepare for IELTS

Online and offline resources for you to prepare for the test

Limited time online course

Prepare for the IELTS test with the British Council’s free online course. The course will help anyone learning English, especially those preparing for the IELTS test (International English Language Testing System).
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Road to IELTS

Designed by British Council IELTS experts, Road to IELTS offers free online preparation practice which covers the four skills evaluated in IELTS: Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking.
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Preparation Videos

Prepare for the IELTS test with our videos.
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Practice tests

Download free copies of practice test papers for the IELTS Academic and General Training module.
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IELTS books

We particularly recommend the following books to help you prepare for your IELTS test.
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Computer-delivered IELTS familiarisation test

Experience the computer-delivered IELTS test system before you sit the real test.
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IELTS Prep App

Prepare for IELTS with our IELTS Prep App!
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IELTS preparation courses and workshops

Our IELTS centres in New Zealand offer courses and free workshops that combine important information about IELTS with practical ways to prepare for the test.
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