Online versus In-Person IELTS Preparation

online in person IELTS

You’re probably already aware that to succeed in IELTS you need to prepare beforehand, but you might be unsure of the value of online versus in-person IELTS preparation. This decision should take account of many factors, … Read More

IELTS for Teachers

IELTS for Teachers

Education is one of the industries for which countries like Australia, New Zealand and Canada offer visas. Teachers with adequate experience will find a range of prospective employers in their target countries. Teachers with additional or … Read More

IELTS Listening: A Road-Map

IELTS Listening

In this post we will delve into the structure of the IELTS Listening exam. This article will give you a comprehensive road-map of the test so that you know what to expect. This test is no … Read More

From 6.5 to 7 in IELTS Writing

6.5 to 7 IELTS Writing

Moving from 6.5 to 7 in IELTS writing is a hot topic. Falling short of a required band score is a common problem for IELTS test takers. This is particularly true for people who go in … Read More

Why Students Need IELTS

IELST Students

At Highway IELTS, people often ask us why students need IELTS. It seems unnecessary, so the argument goes, to make young people who have just graduated from high school sit yet another exam. This is all … Read More

IELTS Speaking: How to Keep Going

IELTS speaking

The IELTS Speaking exam has a frightening reputation. Thankfully, this is totally undeserved. If you prepare in advance, the IELTS speaking test can be an opportunity to get a high band score on your certificate. For … Read More

IELTS for the Construction Industry

IELTS Construction

A major part of our work at Highway IELTS is IELTS for the construction industry. It’s no secret that South Africans are emigrating at fairly high rates. Australia and New Zealand remain the most popular destination … Read More

What is Task Achievement in IELTS Writing?

Task Achievement

Task Achievement in IELTS boils down to following instructions. To succeed in IELTS you need to follow instructions closely. We saw this clearly in our discussion of the listening test. In the writing test, this means … Read More

IELTS for Nurses

IELTS for nurses

IELTS for nurses is a much-discussed topic. At all Highway IELTS workshop locations, a significant share of prospective test takers are in the medical field. If you are a nurse and you are looking to emigrate … Read More

IELTS for Second Language Speakers

IELTS for second language speakers

The subject of IELTS for second language speakers is an important one. IELTS can be intimidating for people who speak English as a second (or third) language. Every year, millions of people take the IELTS exam, … Read More