Language Link offers preparation courses leading to a wide range of internationally recognized examinations to suit the needs of each individual student. The key features of our courses that contribute to their effectiveness and popularity include:
- Focus on the practical language and language skills needed to communicate effectively in everyday situations in an English-speaking environment
- Balance of reading, writing, listening and speaking skills as required by the examination
- Focus on examination technique
- Regular intensive exam practice
- Full Mock exams
- One-to-one tutorials
In all our courses we use a wide range of leading published materials alongside our own Language Link materials that are regularly updated by our Examinations Team.
The following examination preparation courses are currently on offer at Language Link.
British Examination Programme
Cambridge Examinations (more...)
Language Link offers preparation courses leading to the most prestigious Cambridge examinations from Elementary to Proficiency. These qualifications have widespread recognition in industry and commerce and may be used as proof of the ability to follow a course of academic study at university level worldwide.
Key English Test (KET)
Preliminary Examination in English (PET)
First Certificate in English (FCE)
Certificate in Advanced English (CAE)
Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE)
Intensive IELTS Preparation (more...)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is an internationally recognized qualification for those wishing to gain access to higher education or for immigration purposes into to Britain, Australia and New Zealand. The exam offers two modules: General Training or Academic Training, to suit the requirements of immigration centres or higher education institutions.
Language Link offers a 36/72-hour intensive preparation course for the IELTS Academic Training Module for students of upper-intermediate level of proficiency wishing to participate in a course of academic study or in a profession with high linguistic demands (e.g. law or medicine) in an English-speaking environment.
Language Link offers a 36/72-hour intensive preparation course for the IELTS General Training Module for students of intermediate-level of proficiency wishing to complete their secondary school education, undertake work experience or training programmes or emigrate to an English-speaking country.
Certificate: All Language Link students receive a Certificate of Attendance upon completion of the course.
American Examination Programme
Intensive TOEFL Preparation - Computer-Based Test
Our Intensive TOEFL Programme provides students with the necessary language background and skills for the new computer-based TOEFL test and for living and studying in the United States.
Our Pre-TOEFL Programme is for students of pre-intermediate to lower intermediate level of proficiency wishing to take a course in American language and culture in preparation for a TOEFL programme. We use the most up-to-date materials and teaching methodologies and we aim to help the student improve his or her listening and speaking skills through our specially designed materials focusing on the discussion of current affairs and topics, role-play, communication activities and games. Through regular tests and tutorials we will help you monitor your progress and plan the best possible route through our examination programme. In each course students study 6 hours per week (2 or 3 hours per day).
Our 72-hour intensive TOEFL Preparation Programme is for students at intermediate+ level of English taking the exam for the first time. The course covers listening comprehension, structure, written expression, vocabulary, reading and the strategies and skills that students need to score higher on the tests.
A 36-hour course for students at upper-intermediate to advanced level of English wishing to brush-up their test-taking skills and improve on specific language areas through our individualized learning programme.
All TOEFL students will have access to computer facilities for TOEFL tutorials and practice tests.
TOEFL Group size: Small groups of maximum 8 students.