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Exam Preparation Courses

We are one of the leading providers in Exam Preparation Courses for the following Cambridge Exams:

  • B1 Preliminary
  • B2 First
  • C1 Advanced
  • C2 Proficiency
  • B1 Business Preliminary
  • B2 Business Vantage

We are an official Cambridge and TOEIC Exam Centre.  As a result, the  exams can be taken at our school, at the end of the preparation courses, or can be booked independently on separate dates.

The International House Dublin Adult School location is now an official IELTS testing venue, enabling our students, as well as students from other language schools; to book and sit the exam at IH Dublin. We offer excellent Exam Preparation Courses for the IELTS Exam.

Our Exam Preparation Courses feature regular tutorials and oral & written practice, using past exam papers.  Please note that all students who wish to take an Exam Preparation Course must pass an entrance test beforehand, to ensure they are taking the exam best suited to their level.

We recommend that students register for their exam a minimum of 5 weeks in advance.  Speaking exams will be scheduled before the end of the course.  Students will be notified of the specific time and date of their speaking exam, approximately 2 weeks beforehand.

 Cambridge Exam Preparation Courses 

B1 Preliminary

Need to know 

B2 First

Need to know

C1 Advanced

Need to know 

C2 Proficiency

Need to know 

  • Tuition: 20 hours of group lessons per week. Each lesson is 60 minutes.
  • Timetable: Monday to Friday, 09:00 - 11:00 & 11:30 - 13:30.
  • Class size: Maximum of 15
  • Age: 16+
  • Levels: Minimum level of Intermediate (B1). Entrance test required at time of booking.
  • Tuition: 20 hours of group lessons per week. Each lesson is 60 minutes.
  • Timetable: Monday to Friday, 09:00 - 11:00 & 11:30 - 13:30.
  • Class size: Maximum of 15 
  • Age: 16+
  • Levels: Minimum level of Upper-Intermediate (B2.1).  Entrance test required at time of booking.
  • Tuition: 20 hours of group lessons per week. Each lesson is 60 minutes.
  • Timetable: Monday to Friday, 09:00 - 11:00 & 11:30 - 13:30.
  • Class size: Maximum of 15
  • Age: 16+
  • Levels: Minimum level of Pre-Advanced (B2.2).  Entrance test required at time of booking.
  • Tuition: 20 hours of group lessons per week. Each lesson is 60 minutes.
  • Timetable: Monday to Friday, 09:00 - 11:00 & 11:30 - 13:30.
  • Class size: Maximum of 15
  • Age: 16+
  • Levels:  Minimum level of Advanced (C1).  Entrance test required at time of booking.

 

2021 Dates and Prices

B1 Preliminary

Course Dates

Duration

Price

Exam Dates

11th January - 19th February

6 weeks

€1530

20th February

1st March - 9th April

6 weeks

€1530

10th April

3rd May - 11th June 

6 weeks

€1530

12th June

28th June - 23rd July 

4 weeks

€1020

24th July

30th August - 8th October

6 weeks

€1530

9th October

25th October - 3rd December

6 weeks

€1530

3rd December

Exam Fee €170

 

B2 First

Course Dates

Duration

Price

Exam Dates

25th January - 5th March

6 weeks

€1530

6th March

8th March - 16th April 

6 weeks

€1530

17th April

26th April - 4th June

6 weeks

€1530

5th June

5th July - 30th July 

4 weeks

€1020

29th July

2nd August - 27th August

4 weeks

€1020

26th August

30th August - 8th October

6 weeks

€1530

9th October

1st November - 10th December

6 weeks

€1530

11th December

Exam Fee €170

 

C1 Advanced

Course Dates

Duration

Price

Exam Date

11th January - 5th February 

4 weeks

€1020

6th February

15th February - 12th March

4 weeks

€1020

13th March

29th March - 7th May

6 weeks

€1530

8th May 

10th May - 18th June

6 weeks

€1530

19th June

5th July - 30th July 

4 weeks

€1020

30th July

2nd August - 27th August

4 weeks

€1020

27th August

6th September - 15th October

6 weeks

€1530

16th October

1st November - 10th December 

6 weeks

€1530

11th December

Exam Fee €180

 

C2 Proficiency      
Course Dates Duration Price  Exam Date
27th September - 3rd December 10 weeks €2500 2nd December
Exam Fee €190      

 

B2 Business Vantage
 Course Dates  Duration  Price Exam Date
25th January - 5th March  6 weeks   €1530 6th March
26th April - 4th June 3rd June
25th October - 3rd December 4th December
Exam Fee €170  

 

C1 Business Higher Duration Price Exam Date
10th May - 18th June 
6 weeks
€1530 19th June
11th October - 19th November 20th November
Exam Fee €170      

IELTS Exam Preparation Courses 

International House Dublin is delighted to be offering the ILETS exams in our year round Adult School campus. We are enabling our students, as well as students from other language schools; to book and sit the exam at IH Dublin. 

We would be happy to book the IELTS exam for you. There are several exam dates available per month. Please contact us for more information, at time of booking or at our Reception Desk.

We offer the below excellent Exam Preparation Courses for the IELTS Exam.

Full Time IELTS Course

Need to know

  • Tuition: 20 hours of group lessons per week.  Each lesson is 60 minutes.
  • Timetable: Monday to Friday, 09:00 - 11:00 & 11:30 - 13:30.
  • Class size: Maximum of 15
  • Minimum course length: 4 weeks
  • Maximum course length: None, students can study with us for as long as they like!  
  • Starts: Every Monday, all year round (with the exception of public holidays.)
  • Age: 16+
  • Levels: Minimum of Upper-Intermediate (B2.1).  Entrance test required at time of book.

2021 Prices 

4 - 11 weeks 12 - 23 weeks 24+ weeks
€255 / week €240 / week €200 / week

Book your course with IH Dublin now!