International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) tests English language skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking. It is a paper based test for English aptitude at any level for foreign universities. This exam is conducted worldwide by British Council, UK and IDP, Australia.

IELTS test is available in two formats academic and general. For admissions to educational Institutions academic module is required and general module is for immigration. The Speaking and Listening tests are the same in both modules (academic and general), but the Reading and Writing tests are different.

Countries accepting IELTS score:

USA, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, Germany, France, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Hungary, Dubai, Cyprus, Malaysia, Lithuania & South Africa.

Test Format: (Total Time: 2hrs 45mins)

IELTS score is out of 9.0 bands. You will be given a score from 1 to 9 for each part of the test – Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. The average of four parts produces your overall band score.

Sections Content Time
Listening 40 questions Approximately 30 minutes
Reading 40 questions 60 minutes
Writing 2 Parts 60 minutes
Speaking 3 Parts 11–15 minutes
Note* : IELTS is out of 9.0 bands.