Join our Academic IELTS for Tertiary Study courses

You can join the "Academic IELTS for Tertiary Study" courses if you:

  • live in New Zealand
  • are a New Zealand resident visa holder or citizen.
  • speak English as a second language
  • are 16 years or older and not attending school

Complete the form above, and our staff will contact you as soon as possible.

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English Language Partners is offering:

  • Four different 8-week online courses to choose from
  • Learn skills and strategies to complete the IELTS exam
  • Practise speaking, listening, reading and writing for the exam
  • Sit mock tests and gain feedback on how to improve your score.
  • Suitable for Upper-Intermediate to Advanced level learners

You MUST be a New Zealand resident visa holder or citizen to join this course.

The Academic IELTS for Tertiary Study courses are FREE for New Zealand resident visa holders.


I really love my life now compared to before I started learning English. My life is improving a lot in many aspects. I can do everything I want without any worries about communicating in English.

– Anggi Putri

I really love my life now compared to before I started learning English. My life is improving a lot in many aspects. I can do everything I want without any worries about communicating in English.

– Anggi Putri

English Language Partners is offering:

  • 8-week online courses
  • Learn skills and strategies to complete the IELTS exam
  • Practise speaking, listening, reading and writing for the exam
  • Sit mock tests and gain feedback on how to improve your score.
  • Suitable for Upper-Intermediate to Advanced level learners


You MUST be a New Zealand resident visa holder or citizen to join this course.

The Academic IELTS for Tertiary Study courses are FREE for New Zealand resident visa holders.

About English Language Partners

We have 22 centres and teach over 7,000 students in Aotearoa New Zealand. Our English courses help people feel welcome and settle into everyday life and work here. 

We are not-for-profit, and all our courses are free or low cost for former refugees and migrants.  

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Academic IELTS - General Skills

13 October - 8 December

Tuesdays - 6:30 - 8:00pm (plus 30 mins self-study)

24 hours total

Dates:

Time:

Duration:

Academic IELTS - Speaking

14 October - 9 December

Wednesdays - 2:00 - 3:30pm (plus 30 mins self-study)

24 hours total

Dates:

Time:

Duration:

IELTS Writing

Upper-Intermediate & Advanced 

8 weeks (16 hours total) - Tuesday 9.30 – 11.00am
(Plus 30 mins of guided self-study) 

21 July - 07 September

Yeah nah’, ‘sweet as’..... Is it difficult to understand Kiwis? Do you want to 'have a yarn' with someone, but not sure what that means? In this online course, you can learn how to communicate the Kiwi way. Improve your listening and speaking skills, become more confident and learn new words and phrases. We will practice listening to Kiwi accents and have conversations about topical issues. This course will use a range of authentic listening material; e.g., YouTube videos, clips from NZ TV shows and news clips. Each week you will need to do at least 30 minutes of guided self-study.

Level:

Time:

Dates:

IELTS - General Skills

Dates
13 October - 8 December

Time
Tuesdays - 6:30 - 8:00pm
(plus 30 mins self-study)

Duration
24 hours total

IELTS Writing

Upper-Intermediate & Advanced 

8 weeks (16 hours total) - Tuesday 9.30 – 11.00am
(Plus 30 mins of guided self-study) 

21 July - 07 September

Yeah nah’, ‘sweet as’..... Is it difficult to understand Kiwis? Do you want to 'have a yarn' with someone, but not sure what that means? In this online course, you can learn how to communicate the Kiwi way. Improve your listening and speaking skills, become more confident and learn new words and phrases. We will practice listening to Kiwi accents and have conversations about topical issues. This course will use a range of authentic listening material; e.g., YouTube videos, clips from NZ TV shows and news clips. Each week you will need to do at least 30 minutes of guided self-study.

Level:

Time:

Dates:

IELTS - Speaking

Dates
14 October - 9 December

Time:
Wednesdays - 2:00 - 3:30pm
(plus 30 mins self-study)

Duration
24 hours total

Academic IELTS - Writing

14 October – 9 December

Wednesdays - 2:00 - 4:00pm (plus 1 hour self-study)

27 hours total

Dates:

Time:

Duration:

Reading and Writing for Academic Skills

14 October – 2 December

Wednesdays - 6:00 - 8:00pm (plus 1 hour self-study)

24 hours total

Dates:

Time:

Duration:

Our online courses can help you improve your reading and writing skills, prepare for the Academic IELTS writing exam, or prepare you for study in English beyond IELTS.

Our online courses can help you improve your reading and writing skills, prepare for the Academic IELTS writing exam, or prepare you for study in English beyond IELTS.

IELTS Writing

Upper-Intermediate & Advanced 

8 weeks (16 hours total) - Tuesday 9.30 – 11.00am
(Plus 30 mins of guided self-study) 

21 July - 07 September

Yeah nah’, ‘sweet as’..... Is it difficult to understand Kiwis? Do you want to 'have a yarn' with someone, but not sure what that means? In this online course, you can learn how to communicate the Kiwi way. Improve your listening and speaking skills, become more confident and learn new words and phrases. We will practice listening to Kiwi accents and have conversations about topical issues. This course will use a range of authentic listening material; e.g., YouTube videos, clips from NZ TV shows and news clips. Each week you will need to do at least 30 minutes of guided self-study.

Level:

Time:

Dates:

IELTS - Writing

Dates
14 October – 9 December

Time:
Wednesdays - 2:00 - 4:00pm
(plus 1 hour self-study)

Duration
27 hours total

IELTS Writing

Upper-Intermediate & Advanced 

8 weeks (16 hours total) - Tuesday 9.30 – 11.00am
(Plus 30 mins of guided self-study) 

21 July - 07 September

Yeah nah’, ‘sweet as’..... Is it difficult to understand Kiwis? Do you want to 'have a yarn' with someone, but not sure what that means? In this online course, you can learn how to communicate the Kiwi way. Improve your listening and speaking skills, become more confident and learn new words and phrases. We will practice listening to Kiwi accents and have conversations about topical issues. This course will use a range of authentic listening material; e.g., YouTube videos, clips from NZ TV shows and news clips. Each week you will need to do at least 30 minutes of guided self-study.

Level:

Time:

Dates:

Reading & Writing
for Academic Skills

Dates
14 October – 2 December

Time:
Wednesdays - 6:00 - 8:00pm
(plus 1 hour self-study)

Duration
24 hours total