About IELTS

 

 

What is the IELTS exam?

IELTS is the abbreviation for (international English language testing system) and it is one of the most valid international English tests around the world. This exam is held by various institutes including Cambridge university of England, British cultural council, Australia’s IELTS center.

Why should you take this test?

The purpose for participating in the IELTS exam can be to educate, immigrate or work in an English- speaking country.

What are the types of IELTS exam?

IELTS exam takes place in two types which are academic and general. Academic module is suitable for the candidates that tend to educate or enter universities and educational centers in foreign countries.

The general module can be useful for the candidates that tend to immigrate or work in a foreign country.

How many parts is the IELTS exam comprised of and how is the scoring done?

This exam requires four skills including listening, reading, writing, and speaking. Your score in each one of these skills can be from 0 to 9. Your band score will be the average of these four skill’s score. There is no passing or failing in this test, but generally band score 5 is defined as a low score and band score 6 and above is defined as an acceptable score.