Exam Preparation Courses

ISI offers exam preparation in Cambridge FCE, CAE and IELTS, throughout the year as part of our 20 hour per week General English programme. This option includes our 15-hour per week General English course with an additional 5 hours devoted to exam preparation using specific examination materials and papers.

If you require more intensive preparation for these exams we also offer a full time 20-hour per week programme focused solely on exam preparation. The dates of these programmes are fixed, so please contact us to receive the exact start and finish dates before applying online.

Key points
  • Students combine 15 hours of General English with 5 hours exam preparation
    During General English component some exam topics are also covered
  • Revision of major grammar and vocabulary at each level, including that related to the business world
  • In-house examinations

Morning General: 09.00 – 12.15 or Afternoon General: 13.30 – 16.40
Exam preparation Elective: 08.00 – 9.00 OR 12.25 – 13.25

Course start dates

Any Monday of the year, excluding Christmas vacation

Hours per week



12 weeks minimum recommended


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My name is Zivile and I’m here to answer your questions about our Exam Preparation Courses! 

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