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Manhattan Review is an internationally recognized test prep company that offers a plethora of flexible and effective preparation services for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Students in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban, Port Elizabeth, and Pretoria can meaningfully improve their language skills and IELTS scores with our on-site or online IELTS prep classes, private tutoring for the IELTS, and IELTS simulated practice exams. As a global company of professional instructors, we have successfully taught students from South Africa and various other countries and linguistic backgrounds, and our instruction has helped thousands of students around the world satisfy the language demands of their undergraduate or graduate degree programs.
The IELTS is required by Cambridge, Oxford, University of Manchester and University College London, making success on the test necessary for countless students. Manhattan Review's South African students have been accepted to noteworthy and elite universities such as the aforementioned, in addition to Princeton, Harvard, the London School of Economics, the University of Edinburgh, Johns Hopkins, Stanford, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of Toronto, the University of Melbourne, and many more of the best schools in the English-speaking world. Upon completing their degrees, our past students have been hired by Fortune 500 companies, important firms in cities around the globe, and various types of public-sector organizations. In London alone, students have gone onto work for top companies such as JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs, and Blackrock—just to name a handful.
Manhattan Review's IELTS private tutoring and prep classes consist of thorough coverage of all sections of the IELTS, using the industry's most effective and up-to-date course materials, alongside cutting-edge and innovative methods of instruction. Our clients learn the study techniques that lead to mastery of each IELTS section, and they also become very proficient test-takers with strategic approaches to the exam. Manhattan Review's IELTS learning programs aids students in Cape Town and South Africa meet the score requirements of their preferred institutions, but just as importantly, they also develop the language skills that are crucial to success in college coursework and in day-to-day university life. Our IELTS learning options allow each student to select the best course of study for him or her. Most importantly, our on-site IELTS prep class is the preferred mode of delivery for students who benefit most from the accountability and interaction of in-person group instruction. Our online IELTS prep courses provide many of the same benefits, but with the additional convenience of learning from anywhere with an Internet connection, for those students in Cape Town, Johannesburg, and throughout South Africa who prefer to study digitally. IELTS learners who are in need of one-on-one instruction should select our personalized private tutoring, which is focused exclusively on the student's particular preparation needs. Manhattan Review's IELTS practice tests are invaluable supplements to the learning process for both students and teachers. Get in touch with Manhattan Review right away by phone, email, or online, and we'll help you decide which IELTS learning plan is the most effective choice for you.
Manhattan Review is more selective in its IELTS tutor and classroom instructor hires than any other company in the competing marketplace. Most of our rivals in South Africa are concerned merely with instructor test scores, but we take into consideration many other factors that are highly pertinent to truly effective instruction—such as educational background, professional experience, as well as approachable personalities perfect for teaching. After passing the initial screening process, prospective new hires are given thorough training in Manhattan Review's uniquely special approach to test preparation. Students who enroll in Manhattan Review's IELTS group classes or private tutoring plans will learn from one of the best test prep instrcutors available in South Africa, and our test prep clients can be self-assured that their instructor or tutor has a strong and proficient record of cultivating successful test score results.
The history of Manhattan Review spans back to 1999 when our company's founder, Joern Meissner, was a doctoral student at Columbia Business School. He soon became very well known for his unique ability to teach complicated business theories with a streamlined and accesible methodology. Meissner was encouraged to apply his teaching methods to preparation for the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT), the entrance exam for business school, and eventuall these GMAT courses quickly became very popular with students. The word spread in the graduate student community quickly and Manhattan Review grew into the industry's leading expert on GMAT prep. From these humble beginnings, a new and better approach to test preparation was born, and the seeds of a global test prep firm were planted.
Manhattan Review soon expanded its test prep offerings to include services for other exams such as the IELTS, TOEFL, LSAT, SAT, SSAT, ACT, ISEE, GMAT and GRE. We now instruct test prep to thousands of students not only in South Africa, but Europe, North America, Asia, Latin America, and Africa. Dr. Meissner still runs the company while simultaneously maintaining a fulfilling career as a business school professor and author of several test prep textbooks. Manhattan Review's test prep services have aided countless students in getting accepted to undergraduate and graduate programs at selective universities in every country in the English-speaking world, whether it's the London School of Economics or Harvard—just to name a few. We consider the success of our students to be vital when it comes to the top quality of our teaching.
Joern Meissner is an internationally distinguished business school professor who has an esteemed Diploma in Business Management from the University of Hamburg as well as a PhD in Management Science from Columbia Business School in New York City, one of the top Ivy League Schools. Upom completing his doctoral degree, he opted for the career path of an academic and has now over 25 years of experience as a postsecondary instructor. His zealous passion for teaching is apparent, and he has taught business coursclasseses at the University of Hamburg, Lancaster University Management School, the Leipzig Graduate School of Management, as well as the University of Mannheim. Meissner's published research on supply chain management, revenue management, and dynamic pricing has been featured in several well-known and respected academic journals. While Professor Meissner thoroughly values his research, he believes that grasping an idea is only half of the fun; imparting knowledge to others is even more fulfilling. This philosophy was necessary to the establishment of Manhattan Review, and continues to remain its most treasured principle today.