Monthly Archives - February 2017

Results day… This Friday

On Friday 3rd March, our Medics will be finding out whether the hard work they had put into the IELTS Academic examination 13 days ago has produced the results that they have prepared for.Our Medics have taken multiple classes, engaged in general English, worked on vocabulary, mastered complex grammar, produced sophisticated essays, had multiple “chats” with tutors and most importantly, made some great friends.Medics, we’ve got our fingers, toes, arms…legs crossed for you! Speak with you in the morning to find out [...]

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OUR NEXT IELTS EXAMINATION – 25th of MARCH, 2017

By RutaA quick reminder about taking the IELTS exams at our centre! We are partnered with a national examinations brand which means that you can take your IELTS exam at the same place where you have been preparing for it. Within the Psychology and Linguistics field, there are numerous studies that have investigated the best learning conditions for succeeding in the exams. The consensus was that taking an exam in the same room where a student has prepared for it increases [...]

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IELTS Medical’s Writing Workshop to be hosted by IELTS Simon!

By RutaAs you know, our next official exam will be on 25th March, 2017. It’s the reason we’ve planned for the closest IELTS Medical Writing Workshop to be hosted by the IELTS SIMON on Sunday 19th March, 2017. For over 11 years, IELTS Simon has been providing IELTS Academic delegates with insights that he gained whilst practicing as an IELTS Examiner for the British Council. He does not only produce daily content, upload Youtube videos write useful Facebook posts but has also written [...]

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“This is the first time I’ve done the IELTS without any tension.”

“This is the first time I’ve done the IELTS without any tension.” Read a text message received from one of our Medics hours after their IELTS Academic exam. We know how hard our Medics study and practice in order to achieve their 7.0-7.5 and progress with their healthcare careers in the UK. That’s why we do our best to make sure that when they take the exam with us, it goes as smoothly as possible. You see, here at IELTS Medical, we [...]

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The importance of planning… (IELTS Writing)

By TonyIt is important to plan. My experience of the exam and students of IELTS, is that they complain, “I didn’t have enough time.” I hear this over and over again and it is my firm belief that “not enough time” is a result of poor planning. How do I plan? Planning can take on many guises, but the one I use most is a thing called a “spider diagram” or more commonly “mind map”. This is a good way of marshaling [...]

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New Official Examination Date: Saturday 25th March

As usual, the representatives of the British Council will be here from 8:30am in order to check your entries and identification. You will need your passport or EU ID to register. The exam fee is £160. Please remember that this is a closed examination ie. only IELTS Medical students will be permitted to sit the exam with us at our Kentish Town centre. Results will be released on 7th April, 2017. As we prepare for the examinations, we will be holding 2 mock examinations [...]

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Model Essay Task 2: Agree/Disagree

  In today’s Writing Workshop by Luisa, our medics tackled an agree/disagree Task 2 essay. The following model essay was produced: Creative artists should always be given the freedom to express their own ideas (in words, pictures, music or film) in whichever way they wish. There should be no government restrictions on what they do. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this opinion? These days, artists make a living that is dependent on their ability to express their creativity. Whilst [...]

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