IELTS Support

IELTS scores are required for admission to many overseas universities. Some countries require immigrants to take IELTS and some professional organizations use the test as a language benchmark. IELTS scores can also help graduates find jobs.

The Chan Feng Men-ling Chan Shuk-lin English Language Centre has several services to help students prepare for the IELTS.

IELTS Workshops

Learn more about IELTS and do some practice in our series of IELTS workshops:

  • Writing Task 1
  • Writing Task 2
  • Reading
  • Listening
  • Speaking

Each workshop is 1 hour and 50 minutes, and they are conducted from week 3 to week 13. Timetable information is displayed in the ELC and on the ELSS website (or click here for the timetable)

Students can book online, or walk in (subject to availability).

Online Course: Road to IELTS

Road to IELTS, a computer assisted language learning programme written by British Council IELTS examiners and examiner trainers, is available to CityU students online. Students can prepare online using custom designed software which includes great tips and lots of practice. Students can log in with their student ID at:

IELTS Speaking Practice

Students can practice an IELTS Speaking Task by booking an appointment in the Speaking Studio.

Materials in the SAC

Students can also prepare for the IELTS using the following materials:

  • Books which include practice papers
  • Booklets with details about the test and how to prepare. These booklets are also available online: