The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is an aptitude test conducted to assess the English language efficiency of applicant who desires to pursue their higher education, want to work or apply for immigration in English Speaking countries.
IELTS is acceptable in most of the Foreign Countries like UK, USA, CANADA, AUSTRALIA, IRELAND, NEW ZEALAND, DUBAI, SINGAPORE, GERMANY and other European countries.
What is the IELTS test like?
IELTS examination is regulated by British Counsel, IDP, and Cambridge English
IELTS is a paper based test.
IELTS examination has two types: IELTS Academic and IELTS General
IELTS assesses four language skills :Listening, Reading, Writingand Speaking.
IELTS Academic is for test taker wishing to study at undergraduate, post graduate and Doctorate levels and for those seeking professional registration.
IELTS General is for test takers who desire to migrate for work purpose to any English speaking country.
Both the Applicant have common test for listening & speaking But differ in Reading & writing
IELTS TEST PATTERN
Sections Content Duration
Listening 40 questions 40 minutes
Academic Module 3 passages (Lengthy )( 40 questions) 60 minutes
General Module 3 sections (Short ) (40 questions) 60 minutes
Academic Module 2 tasks (Diagram Prompt/Argument Prompt) 60 minutes
General Module 2 tasks (Letter Prompt/Essay Prompt) 60 minutes
Speaking 3 parts 11 – 15 minutes
The total test is for 2:45 minutes