An internationally-recognised standardised test of English language proficiency for non-native English language speakers.


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The IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is becoming increasingly popular and is for students who need an internationallyrecognised certificate for admission into undergraduate or postgraduate university courses where English is the medium of instruction.
The certificate is sometimes required as proof of level of English proficiency for career purposes.
Furthermore, the IELTS exam is held in Malta every month.


  • develop the English language skills that are necessary to be successful on the test
  • familiarise yourself with the format, directions of the test and with the types of questions asked in each section
  • develop test taking strategies to be successful

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Fast Facts

Entry level

B1 – C2

Minimum Age

17 years

Length of Course

Minimum 4 weeks (B2 level required on entry)
Minimum 6 weeks (B1 level required on entry)
Maximum 10 weeks

Start date

Every Monday

4 – 6 weeks before exam dates (see table below)

Class size

Maximum 12 students


30 lessons (22.5 hours)/week

The IELTS exam preparation course includes guidance on how to improve exam skills and technique during the morning classes and intense development of the 4 core language skills (speaking, listening, reading and writing), language knowledge input and IELTS exam practice in the afternoon sessions.


Your exam preparation class includes academic support on how to become a more independent learner, participation in the Student’s Podium (giving presentations and peer teaching) and monthly tutorials with an experienced teacher.


The exam is available as an Academic or General training option. If you intend enrolling on a university course, the Academic Training Option is required. In contrast, the General Training option is required for other reasons such as vocational or non-academic training or immigration purposes

IELTS Exam Dates 2022 & 2023 – Malta

IELTS has a number of fixed test dates each year to ensure high levels of quality and security.

The test dates for 2022 & 2023 are found in the table below:

Test dates

Closing date for applications

Modules available

11th February 2023

20th January 2023

Academic & General Training

11th March 2023

17th February 2023

Academic & General Training

25th March 2023

3rd March 2023

Academic & General Training

15th April 2023

24th March 2023

Academic only

29th April 2023

7th April 2023

Academic & General Training

11th May 2023

19th April 2023

Academic & General Training

27th May 2023

5th May 2023

Academic & General Training

10th June 2023

19th May 2023

Academic & General Training

15th July 2023

23rd June 2023

Academic only

29th July 2023

7th July 2023

Academic & General Training

10th August 2023

19th July 2023

Academic & General Training

26th August 2023

4th August 2023

Academic & General Training

9th September 2023

18th August 2023

Academic & General Training

23rd September 2023

1st September 2023

Academic & General Training

7th October 2023

15th September 2023

Academic & General Training

9th November 2023

18th October 2023

Academic & General Training

2nd December 2023

10th November 2023

Academic & General Training

What else is included in your course?

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Course materials

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Personal Notebook

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Course certificate

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Free WiFi at school

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What is your level of English?

Don’t worry – we’ll walk you through it.


Before booking, you are required to submit a 250-word essay on a given title which will be reviewed by our exam coordinator. However, it will be your second test which determines allocation to a class. This is held on your first day at the school to re-confirm your level. These tests are conducted for the sole purpose of ensuring you follow your course at the right level in order to achieve your academic goals.


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