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About IELTS

We give all the necessary details about the structure of the test and helps students in getting to know the test dates for IELTS/ TOEFL, register online for it. We also provide training and comprehensive practice to secure high scores on self support basis.

The IELTS™ tests consists of four language skills that are important for effective communication: Speaking, Listening, Reading, and Writing. The structure of the IELTS™ is as follows:

Reading (60 minutes) (Scoring scale: 0-9 bands)

Reading section has 3 passages and 40 items (questions). Each item is worth one mark.

Writing (60 minutes) (Scoring scale: 0-9 bands)

Writing section consists of 2 tasks (Writing Task 1 and Writing Task 2) and candidates must answer BOTH tasks.

Listening (40 minutes) (Scoring scale: 0-9 bands)

Listening section has four sections, each with 10 items (or questions). Each item is worth one mark.

Speaking (11-14 minutes) (Scoring scale: 0-9 bands)

Speaking test is a face-to-face interaction between the candidate and an examiner.

IELTS™ is conducted in India by IDP and British Council. For detailed information about IELTS™, please refer to the official website of IELTS™ www.ielts.org

What is the scoring scale for the IELTS™?

Scoring is between 0 (Minimum) and 9 (Maximum) with 0.5 band increment. Four scores are reported on the IELTS™:

  • Reading score reported on a 0-9 band scale, with 0.5 band increment
  • Listening score reported on a 0-9 band scale, with 0.5 band increment
  • Writing score reported on a 0-9 band scale, with 0.5 band increment
  • Speaking score reported on a 0-9 band scale, with 0.5 band increment