Over half a million people take IELTS each year. There are more than 400 test centers that administrator IELTS in over 100 countries around the world. Today it is one of the most accepted international exams for academic qualification.
IELTS is available for people who need to demonstrate their English Language Proficiency for specific purposes. There are two formats of IELTS to choose from depending on your needs. You should take the academic training modules if you are planning to apply to an international university where English is the spoken language. The General training modules are more suitable if you want to work, live or study at secondary institution in an English speaking country.
International students represent the highest percentage of candidates who take IELTS.
An IELTS score is a recognized measurement of English proficiency at over 1200 education facilities around the world. Government departments and business around the glove also require an IELTS or equivalent score for employment or immigration. Medical professionals
Who wants to work overseas in the Ok must take IELTS.
IELTS consists of four modules testing the full range of English Language skills-Reading, Writing, Listening and speaking. The listening and speaking sections are the same for both the Academic and General Training modules.
Language Tested:- IELTS is an international test. The English used in the test and heard on the audio can be British, American, Australian, or New Zealand English. The language tested will be comprehensible to any learner of English.
Format: The whole test takes 2 hours and 45min. The Listening, reading and writing modules are taken in one sitting. The speaking module may be taken within 7 days before or after the other modules. It is usually taken the same afternoon or within 2 or 3 days.
IELTS (international English language testing system) is recognized by over 10,000 organizations globally. It can take you around the world to study, work and live somewhere new. Our test will prove your English ability for university, college and visa applications. IELTS will test all aspects of your English for academic and real life situations to prepare you for your new life abroad. With fast results, expert support and convenient test locations IELTS is the test for you. If you are applying for a visa to stay in the U.K, IELTS is on the UK home office’s list of approved secure English language Tests.
You can register for IELTS quickly and easily through our online registration service. Prepare for your IELTS test with free resources courtesy of british council. Our expertise can help you get ready for IELTS wherever you are in the world.
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