Prepare for IELTS with the best for free

Learn from the world’s best teachers on the world’s best learning platform, edX. This course has attracted 900,000+ enrolments since it launched in 2015. IELTSx provides clear video tips, sample questions and answers and authentic practice exercises covering each of the four skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Take your IELTS test with confidence - prepare for each part of the test as thoroughly as you need to, in your own time. Find other students enrolled in the course to practice speaking English with.  You can have conversations using apps such as Whatsapp, Google Hangouts and Skype.

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Each section of this course includes a video about test-taking skills, strategies and techniques. These are accompanied by a wide variety of IELTS exercises and interactive activities that provide the practice you need to perform at your best.

You can complete all of the 80 hours of course material in sequence, or only select what you need to learn. You can test yourself with an IELTS-style practice exam for each skill to narrow down what you need to focus on.

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