Enhance your skills for all 4 components of the IELTS test at the British Council

This summer's got to be the ideal time for IELTS preparation

Take the summer IELTS courses with the British Council, the authorised IELTS test organiser. The courses offered here focus on the 4 components of IELTS exam and enhance your skills and techniques to get a better score.

Chiang Mai

  • Course 1: 9 - 20 March
  • Course 2: 23 March - 3 April
  • Course 3: 17 - 20 April


  • Course 1: 30 March - 10 April
  • Course 2: 16 - 29 April

Our IELTS courses

The British Council offers IELTS courses at 3 different levels of proficiency. Please check course availability at your desired centre.

IELTS Pathway (Stage 1)

This is our first stage IELTS Course. It is recommended that most students who are aiming to sit the IELTS exam start with Pathway. Read more about the IELTS Pathway course.

IELTS Preparation (Stage 2)

This is our second stage IELTS Course. It is recommended for students who aim to improve their skills to reach IELTS 6.0 or above. Read more about the IELTS Preparation course.

IELTS Extension Skills (Stage 3)

This course is designed for those who are currently in the IELTS Band 6.0 - 7 range and aim for a higher band score. Read more about the IELTS Extension Skills course.