Official Cambridge IELTS preparation materials

Cambridge English Language Assessment, together with Cambridge University Press, brings you Official Cambridge IELTS preparation materials. Produced by the team behind the test, our materials are informed by exclusive research into real candidates’ test performance, which means we can help you avoid common mistakes.

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Choose from our range of books, online materials and apps to help maximise your IELTS performance.

Testbank-i IELTS

£8.33 + VAT


Testbank-i IELTS brings you official Cambridge online practice tests for IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training.

  • Practise all four parts of the test: Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking
  • ‘Test Mode’ – take each paper against the clock just like the real test
  • ‘Practice Mode’ – try multiple times with tips, feedback and answers
  • Watch a video of a real-life Speaking test, then record yourself speaking with a videoed examiner
  • Get instant results and sample answers

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The Official Cambridge Guide to IELTS

£49.99 + VAT


Prepare for the IELTS test AND develop your language skills

The Official Cambridge Guide to IELTS is the definitive guide to IELTS. It focuses on the language and skills you need to perform with confidence in both the Academic and General Training modules. Organised by skill, you can study from start to finish or focus on areas that you need most help with.

  • A detailed explanation of each paper and section of the test
  • Examples of the different types of questions for each section
  • Analysis of the language skills and strategies needed for each type of question
  • Skill-building exercises
  • Details of common mistakes and how to avoid them
  • Study tips and test tips to help you achieve your best score
  • EIGHT official IELTS practice tests with answers to familiarise yourself with the test format
  • Videos of real-life Speaking tests

Videos and listening material are included on a DVD-ROM or can be downloaded from The Official Cambridge Guide to IELTS app, available on IOS and Android.


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IELTS Life Skills A1 Official Cambridge Test Practice

£10.30 + VAT


Get ready for IELTS Life Skills A1

IELTS Life Skills is a new test for people who need to prove their English speaking and listening skills at CEFR levels A1 or B1 for UK visa requirements.

IELTS Life Skills A1 Official Test Practice includes:

  • an introduction to the test with information about what to expect
  • practice exercises for each part of the test
  • test tips give advice on how to tackle each part of the test
  • model Speaking answers
  • FOUR official IELTS Life Skills practice tests with answers.

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IELTS Life Skills B1 Official Cambridge Test Practice

£11.85 + VAT


Get ready for IELTS Life Skills B1

IELTS Life Skills is a new test for people who need to prove their English speaking and listening skills at CEFR levels A1 or B1 for UK visa requirements.

IELTS Life Skills B1 Official Test Practice includes:

  • an introduction to the test with information about what to expect
  • practice exercises for each part of the test
  • test tips give advice on how to tackle each part of the test
  • model Speaking answers
  • FOUR official IELTS Life Skills practice tests with answers.

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Language for IELTS

£1.99/3 months


Intensive, online vocabulary builder

Cambridge English, producers of the IELTS test, has created an online vocabulary builder, Language for IELTS, to help you prepare.

Test and develop your vocabulary with our new personalised web and mobile app, in collaboration with online learning platform Cerego.

  • Get ready for your test by developing your vocabulary for common IELTS topics
  • Study at your own pace – the app will assess your current level and gradually introduce new words, helping you master the words forever
  • Focus on the most relevant vocabulary using examples from real IELTS tests
  • Improve your level with vocabulary targeted at IELTS band 7 and above

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The Official Cambridge IELTS Speaking Practice
IELTS Speaking Full Course

180€

Eight one-to-one live sessions (30 minutes per session)

Our new service is offered in collaboration with online language learning platform Fluentify. It will match you with a tutor to help you to prepare for your test in one-to-one sessions delivered through your webcam. This will help you to:

  • grow in confidence by practising IELTS speaking tests with a trained tutor
  • discuss tips and strategies to improve your test performance
  • receive personalised feedback to help you focus your preparation.

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The Official Cambridge IELTS Speaking Practice
Last-minute IELTS Speaking

60€

Four one-to-one live sessions (30 minutes per session)

Our new service is offered in collaboration with online language learning platform Fluentify. It will match you with a tutor to help you to prepare for your test in one-to-one sessions delivered through your webcam. This will help you to:

  • grow in confidence by practising IELTS speaking tests with a trained tutor
  • discuss tips and strategies to improve your test performance
  • receive personalised feedback to help you focus your preparation.

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