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Learning English and preparing IELTS


The English language has a unique and dominant role to play in the world. There are an estimated 1 billion people in the world that can speak English either as a native language or a second language. There are many different aims when teaching English and it might differ when teaching it to native speakers or second language speakers.

In order to study abroad it is necessary to pass an English exam. In Germany for an course in English you will need at least the language level B2 (CEFR).

The following English language tests are accepted for university studies in Germany: 

Currently our students are using:


IELTS Scores

IELTS English test

Ilmenau 6.5 - Magdeburg 6.0

Here you will find information to the test format and here is a practice test


English Score App (British Council)

English Score Test

Here you find more information about the test.

You need at least a B2

Download the app here English Score App

The good thing about this test is that you can try several times!


Improve your English

Here are some useful websites where you can improve your English skills:

Perfect English Grammar

Find more information here


British Council - Improve your skills

listening, writing, reading

Find more information here