A group of students preparing for the IELTS test at the British Council

Do you want to further your studies or your career? IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is one of the most widely accepted English language tests for educational and employment purposes and is recognised by more than 10,000 organisations in over 140 countries worldwide, with over three million tests taken each year.

As one of the co-owners of IELTS, we have the experience and expertise to offer the preparation you need for the test in order to fulfil your study and career ambitions. We offer the only official IELTS preparation courses in Greece and our 24-hour IELTS Premier course covers the requirements of all four academic modules of the test. It will provide you with the skills and knowledge needed to achieve your optimal result.

By preparing for IELTS with the world’s English language experts, you will:

  • be taught by highly qualified teachers, fully experienced in preparing candidates for the IELTS test
  • become familiar with the format and requirements of all four academic modules of the test
  • receive training in essential test-taking strategies and techniques
  • benefit from top tips from IELTS experts
  • develop all four language skills: reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • prepare with materials specially developed for the IELTS test (included in the course fees)
  • receive feedback on your strengths and areas for improvement
  • have the opportunity to take a practice speaking test
  • feel more confident on the day of your test
  • have a choice of course and timetable that best matches your preferred test date.

Course information

  • Levels

    Pre-Lower, Lower, Advanced, Proficiency

  • Course fees


  • Course length

    24 hours over four weeks, two lessons a week. In the summer we offer daily intensive courses.

  • How to register

Kolonaki Teaching Centre
Course dates

Class timetables


  • 29 October–21 November 2019
    Tuesday & Thursday, 10.00–13.00
  • 29 October–21 November 2019
    Tuesday & Thursday, 19.00–22.00
  • 30 October–25 November 2019
    Monday & Wednesday, 19.00–22.00


  • 26 November–19 December 2019
    Tuesday & Thursday, 10.00–13.00
  • 26 November–19 December 2019
    Tuesday & Thursday, 19.00–22.00
  • 27 November 2019–8 January 2020
    Monday & Wednesday, 19.00–22.00

For information about the academic calendar and holidays, please see our Kolonaki Teaching Centre page.