IELTS Preparation Workshops in  Nairobi

Are you registered for an upcoming IELTS exam?

Your IELTS test results are important to you, so it makes sense to prepare with the experts. British Council Nairobi offers IELTS Preparation classes for all registered IELTS candidates. It covers the Academic, General Training, IELTS UKVI, and  IELTS Life Skills modules.

Our IELTS courses concentrate on exam techniques and strategy, including mock tests covering all four skill areas: Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. The aim of our Prep class is to maximise performance in the exam by familiarising participants with the format of the exam, as well as developing essential exam skills via strategy training and practice activities. Our class gives you

  • 8 hours of workshop preparation to cover the foundation, logic and reasoning behind the questions in the exam.
  • An opportunity to explore appropriate response strategies with experts who will give advice and tips on how to improve your responses and avoid common errors.
  • Exam Practice, timed simulation activities: particular emphasis on reading and writing, including presentation of arguments during the speaking tests.
  • Exam familiarisation: looking at the content and formats of the different papers and an explanation of the evaluation criteria.
  • Advice on how best to approach the questions in all four papers and specific techniques to tackle different question types and exam tasks.

 *The fee includes lunch and refreshments

Prepare for your IELTS exam with us and you can be confident that you will be taught by highly qualified English specialists.

IELTS Classes Venue

All the IELTS Preparation classes will be held at the British Council , 5 Upper Hill Road,  Nairobi 

Dates and Timings

The  IELTS Preparation classes are held twice a month on Saturdays .

The classes run from 9.00 - 16.00.

Please see classes dates for 2019 below:  

Month Date Date
January 12  
February 2 23
March 16 30
April 13  
May 4 18
June 8 22
July 13 27
August 10 31
September 21  
October 5 19
November 2 30
December 7  

Registration and Fees

IELTS Preparation Class Fees : Ksh. 9,500


1.Bank Transfer 

2.Online Payments 

3.Cash deposit 

1. Bank Transfer:

• You may make payment via Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) or RTGS with the relevant details to facilitate the same being as shown below

• All bank transfer charges should be factored in when making the bank transfer and must be cleared before your application is confirmed 

• Payments made without the transfer fees will be deducted automatically

2. Online Payments:

• Payment for IELTS can be made using a bank credit or debit card 

• All candidates should print their payment confirmation and attach to their application 

 3. Cash Deposit through the bank:

  • All cash deposit payments should be made at Standard Chartered bank - any branch.
  • Follow the instructions below to complete the virtual account deposit slip:
  1. Ensure that your full candidate name is clearly indicated in the student name section. 
  2. Candidates are required to bring their Original Kenyan ID  or  original and valid passport. Kindly note that if you do not hold a Kenyan ID you must bring your country's original and valid passport with you on your exam day (We do not accept Alien ID cards).Your name on the bank slip must match this document
  3. Please note that all exams have a reference code already printed after the exam name e.g. for IELTS Workshop , the reference code printed already on the slip is 99182 (subject reference code)
  4. In the ‘select the appropriate exam and indicate ID number of candidate in boxes’ field first tick the box of the exam that you are taking
  5. After the subject reference code, enter the code for month of exam (refer to the table below) followed by the full number of the document that you registered with, that is, your ID / Passport number as indicated above (kindly complete filling all the boxes with your document number even if the number of boxes in the field are not enough)
  6. For example if you’re registering for May IELTS Preparation Workshop, with a passport number of A1234567 you will add 021234567 in the blank boxes at the subject reference code for your exam choice. For example for IELTS Preparation Workshop , the subject reference code is 99182 and already printed on the bank slip so you will write i.e. 99182021234567 – ie the subject reference code is already there for IELTS Workshop 99182, then you write in the month of your workshop  (for May it is 02) and then you write in the passport / ID number ie 99177021234567 (do not add the letter from your passport)
  7. Note: It is important to enter correct information in the fields to prevent delays with tracking your payment.
  8. Kindly note that you are still required to bring in the yellow slip copy to British Council to complete your registration. This needs to be submitted by the deadlines for your workshop. Contact the Customer Services Team at British Council Nairobi for any further queries – Tel 020 283 6000 / 0732 117 000

Make your payment and Email Us or call us ( 020 2836000)  to finalize your registration 

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