What is IELTS & How IELTS exam works ?

By Shubham Jindal

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The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is designed to help you work, study or migrate to a country where English is the native language. 

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IELTS Full Form

IELTS word stands for:  "Internationl English Language Testing Ssystem"

Why IELTS Is important ?

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More than 11,000 organisations globally trust IELTS, so when you take the test you can be confident that it is recognised by educational institutions, employers, governments and professional bodies around the world.

How does IELTS Work ?

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IELTS has been developed by some of the world’s leading language assessment experts and will test the full range of English skills needed for success in your new job or study placement abroad.

You’ll be assessed on the following elements: – Listening – Reading – Writing – Speaking

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You’ll be assessed on the following elements: – Listening – Reading – Writing – Speaking

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Types of IELTS training

IELTS Academic - measures whether your level of English language proficiency is suitable for an academic environment. It reflects aspects of academic language and evaluates whether you’re ready to begin training or studying.

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IELTS General Training - measures English language proficiency in a practical, everyday context. The tasks and tests reflect both workplace and social situations.

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What is the test format and how long will it take? The test has four parts; listening, reading, writing and speaking and lasts three hours. Listening takes place first and lasts 40 minutes, then reading and writing (one hour each) and speaking which last up to 15 minutes.

What is IELTS exam fees? IELTS exam fees fluctuates country to country If i talk about US dollars the IELTS exam fee is $200 to $300 officially.