English Teacher | IELTS Trainer

Maher is a caring and patient English teacher and expert IELTS trainer. He has a Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA) from Cambridge English and he has completed the IELTS Teacher Training from IDP and IELTS Australia. He grew up in Sydney and is a native English language speaker. Some of his students say that he is the best IELTS coach in Sydney. He is available either face to face or online. You can join his online intensive ielts preparation course in 2022, or he can be your personal tutor if you are looking for detailed feedback about your IELTS writing skills. You can see his teaching qualifications or book a class with Maher below. Take a look at some of the reviews written by our students about Maher.

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Maher is a qualified English as a Second Language Teacher. He completed his CELTA training in 2017 after many years of Lecturing in international relations and international business at a University in Sydney.



One hour coaching with Maher
face to face

One hour face to face coaching with Maher. Meet at UTS near Central Station in Sydney. IELTS training or General English.


One hour coaching with Maher Online

One hour of Zoom training with Maher. From the comfort of your home. Dynamic and interactive lesson. Very useful for teaching IELTS Writing.

From $39

Other Services by Maher

Check our services list to find out about our Writing Correction service and our Speaking Mock Test service.
Starting from just $39.



What our students say about us

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Thank you Maher for helping me improve my English and teaching me the best way to pass the FCE test. You were able to show me what my problems were with English. Maher you are the best.

Camila from Brazil

I'm happy with the program and the received instructions. It was greatly worth it to have such as preparation. I'm satisfied with the kind tutor and his passion to teach and guide the students. Excellent experience and amazing service

Daniela from Colombia

I was seeking IELTS band 8 scores to earn 20 points towards my permanent Residency Application for Australia. I’ve had an incredibly positive experience and with Maher’s help I achieved my goal and was able to apply for my visa with 20 additional points.

Jon from United Kingdom

I am very lucky that I found such an amazing teacher!! I was struggling with my IELTS study before, but Maher saved me!!! His teaching is really professional and very supportive. Since I found this place I’ve been very motivated and enjoying study. Thank you, Maher!

Chiaki from Japan




What is IELTS?

International English Language Test (IELTS) is an English proficiency test for study, work and migration in Australia, The United Kingdom, Canada, New Zealand, and the United States of America. IELTS offers both computer-delivered and paper-based Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking exams.

What are the fees for the IELTS test?

The IELTS test costs $375 in Australia (in 2022)

How long is IELTS valid?

The IELTS test report is valid for 2 years.

How much do IELTS lessons cost?

Our IELTS preparation course costs $595 for two weeks of intensive lessons plus homework.

How much does an IELTS tutor cost?

1on1 lessons with an IELTS trainer cost $70 per hour. Face to face in Sydney or online.

Is it easy to get a 7 in IELTS?

No, it isn't easy to get a 7 in IELTS. You have to learn the test structure, the marking criteria, the question types and how to answer them. Plus you need the right level of vocabulary and grammar.

Is coaching really necessary or needed for IELTS?

Many students spend days and weeks on youtube before they come to us. Video courses are useful when you know what mistakes you are making. Only a teacher who knows you can tell you that. Coaching is absolutely necessary if you want to improve your IELTS score.

Can I prepare for IELTS in 1or, 2 weeks, 1,2, or 3 months?

The answer is yes and no. If your English skills are good, we can help you prepare in 1 week. If your test-taking skills are terrible, it might take longer. If you don't have any confidence in English or test-taking, then you will need months to prepare for the test.

Which online course is the best for IELTS?

We believe that Master English Australia has one of the best online IELTS preparation courses because our focus is only on IELTS. We have taught this course many times per day, every day for over 4 years, and our students always achieve their goals.