By Merceline Ochieng’ As we bid farewell to another remarkable year, Learning and Testing Services of East Africa (LTS) takes immense pride in reflecting upon our achievements in guiding and preparing students for the IELTS, TOEFL, and SAT tests. Throughout 2023, we have witnessed a surge in student enrolment and test registrations, marking a demonstration […]

By Clara N.  When applying for a visa to study or work abroad, one of the requirements is to demonstrate proficiency in the English language. The most commonly accepted English language proficiency test is the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). But is TOEFL accepted for visa applications? The answer is not a […]

How Long Does It Take To Prepare For The TOEFL?  By Clara Muiruri   This is a question that comes up a lot from our potential TOEFL test-takers. Generally, there is no one-size-fits-all approach as we all have different learning capabilities.   The TOEFL test is actually quite an easy test if you have a […]

By Mike Omamo Buckle up. You are about to go on one hell of an emotional rollercoaster. It won’t be an easy journey, not for me, and definitely not for you too. It’s a little longer than I thought it would be. But I promise you, this story will be worth your time and I […]

By Mike Omamo Badassery. The art of engaging in seemingly impossible activities and achieving success in a manner that renders all onlookers completely awestruck. I’m sorry, I know I sound so cocky in my blog posts. I don’t mean to imply that I have the answers to everything but, I know a couple of things […]

By Mike Omamo The SAT The first time I began my study abroad applications, my dream college had been Yale, like almost everybody else. I wanted to go to Yale School of Drama and I applied there a couple of times for an acting undergraduate program except Yale didn’t offer an undergraduate program for acting. […]

By Mike Omamo Dear reader, I remember the time Learning and Testing Services of East Africa (LTS) told me I’d be writing for them. I freaked out. I had never written before. Not for an audience anyway. You see, I journal. I watched Stefan Salvatore from The Vampire Diaries journal and I picked it up. […]

By Clara N. You have been dreaming about relocating to Canada! In fact not a day passes by without you thinking about what life in Canada would look like or be like. You finally have that job offer you had been waiting for or like many other people, you are just looking for greener pastures […]

By Clara N.  What happens if you don’t meet the standards of your dream school? Or what if your IELTS results aren’t good enough for the job you want? What if the country you’re trying to immigrate to wants a higher score? When your IELTS score is unacceptable, what do you do next? You have […]

By Clara N.  I’m sure you’re probably wondering what a good IELTS score is right? Well, wonder no more! I will try and break this down for you and hopefully by the end of this post, you’ll have a pretty good idea of what a good IELTS score is, explain what the IELTS scores mean, […]