Preparation Materials

The publications listed below are commercially produced and designed to prepare students to take IELTS tests. Inclusion on this list is not necessarily an endorsement of the product. Some are course books and others are practice test materials.

Specimen Materials — $50.00 (also known as Official IELTS Practice Materials)

The Specimen Materials package includes a full practice test with answer key and CD. This package gives future IELTS test takers an idea of what the test is like and it also gives test takers an opportunity to test themselves to indicate whether their English is likely at the level required to study at an institution where the teaching is in English.

Insight into IELTS — $80.00

This publication offers comprehensive preparation for the IELTS test. It will progressively develop skills and language for each test paper by examining the four IELTS papers one by one, including both Academic and General Training modules in Reading and Writing. This publication comes with an audio CD.

IELTS Express (Intermediate) — $45.00

This Workbook is specially designed for test takers at IELTS Bands 4.0 to 5.5. Features of this Workbook include full coverage of both Academic and General Training modules. The Language Bite section features essential grammar for the Writing and Speaking modules, the Vocabulary section highlights useful words and expressions for the exam. Recorded speaking models help learners prepare for the exam interview. This publication comes with an audio CD.

Top Tips for IELTS (Academic) — $55.00

This book gives essential advice for each of the four IELTS components (Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking). It is written by Cambridge ESOL and includes an interactive CD – ROM with full practice test and Speaking test video.

Top Tips for IELTS (General Training) — $55.00

This book gives test takers essential advice for each of the four IELTS components (Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking). It is written by Cambridge ESOL and includes an interactive CD — ROM with full practice test and Speaking test video.

IELTS 8 — $90.00

This book contains authentic IELTS papers from Cambridge ESOL with answers and Audio CDs. It has four complete tests for Academic, plus extra Reading and Writing modules for General Training test takers. A comprehensive section of answers and tape scripts makes the materials ideal for test takers working partly or entirely on their own.

IELTS 9 — $90.00

This book contains authentic IELTS papers from Cambridge ESOL with answers and Audio CDs. It has four complete tests for Academic, plus extra Reading and Writing modules for General Training test takers. An introduction to different modules is included in each book, together with an explanation of the scoring system used by Cambridge ESOL.