IELTS – International English Language Testing System
IELTS is jointly managed by the University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations (Cambridge ESOL), British Council and IDP.
IELTS is the world’s most popular English language proficiency test for higher education and global migration.
IELTS has been developed by a number of the world’s leading language assessment experts and can test the total range of English skills needed for fulfillment in your new job or study placement abroad.
Choosing Right IELTS Categories
IELTS Academic – Academic test of ielts focus on your level of English language proficiency. This test is suitable for an academic environment. By giving Academic test you can go abroad for training or studying.
IELTS General Training – measures English language proficiency in a practical, everyday context. This test is suitable for workplace and social situations. By giving General Training test you can also apply for PR Visas.
IELTS Test Format
There are four modules, to the IELTS test: Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking. Test taker must sit give all four modules. While all individuals take the same Listening and Speaking tests, they sit different Reading and Writing tests, depending on whether they have selected the Academic Module or the General Training Module.
On the day of the test, the four subsections will be taken in the following order:
The Speaking test may even take place a few days before or after at some centres.
Exam Conducting Types
Due to this Covid-19 Pandemic, one can take ielts exam by any one of these two ways:
1. Computer Base Exam
2. Pen and Paper Base Exam