The New Zealand Government announced on 11th May 2020 that it is safe to move to COVID-19 Alert Level 2 from 14th May 2020. ACMI will resume classes on campus from 18th May 2020. Health and Safety measures under COVID-19 Alert Level 2 will be in place for all students, staffs and visitors on campus. ACMI welcomes all students and staffs back on campus from 18th May 2020. These are the Health and safety measures to be followed on campusunder COVID-19 Alert Level 2 restrictions:

If you are sick, do not come on campus. Please stay home and call or email to let us know, or for any assistance required.

Certificate in IELTS preparation with General English (Level 3) – Upper Intermediate

Total Credits – 38


This training scheme is designed for ESOL students to improve their language skills and confidence prior to taking the IELTS assessment.


  • Develop an understanding of the requirements of all parts of the test (Listening,Reading,Speaking and Writing)
  • Learn the format, strategies and techniques for IELTS test
  • Improve the ability asa ‘moderate’ user of English and handle “ basic communication in own field”
  • Acquire are pertoire of IELTS test-taking skills and strategies to apply during the test
  • Build vocabulary and grammar knowledge needed for IELTS
  • Be able to understand and use academic vocabulary with developing appropriateness and accuracy
  • Practice tests with instant feedback.

Entry Requirements for Applicants:

  • Must be 18 years of age and above.
  • Hold appropriate visa for study in New Zealand. Work visas, visitor visas or interim visas may study up to maximum of 12 weeks as per visa conditions
  • 22 teaching hours per week
  • Part time hours available
  • Monday to Thursday 9.00 am to 3.00 pm
  • Study from one week to 16 weeks (or longer)

Tuition Fees:

NZD 310 per week + NZD 10 Resource Fee + Enrollment Fees NZD 150 + Insurance for length of study (compulsory for all international students)