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IELTS

IELTS Coaching

IELTS is the International English Language Testing System, the world’s proven English language test.
IELTS is one of the pioneers of four skills English language testing for over 25 years ago, and continues to set the standard for English language testing today.
IELTS is accepted as evidence of English language proficiency by over 9,000 organisations worldwide. Last year, more than 2.5 million tests were taken globally. IELTS is recognised as a secure, valid and reliable indicator of true-to- life ability to communicate in English for education,immigration and professional accreditation.
IELTS is jointly owned by British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge English Language Assessment through more than 1,100 test centres and locations in over 140 countries.

The International Test

IELTs is internationally focused in its content. For example, texts and tasks are sourced from publications from all over the English Speaking world a range of native speaker accents (North America, Australia, New Zealand, British etc.) are used in the listening test and all standard varieties of English are accepted in test takers’ written and spoken responses.

Accessible and convenient

IELTS is offered up to four times in a month mot=re than 140 countries. Tests are held on Saturday and Thursdays. To find out test dates in your area, please contact your nearest test centre. A list of all test locations worldwide is available at  www.ielts.org

The Test that’s tried and trusted

IELTS has been developed by some of the world’s leading experts in language assessment, and is supported by an extensive programme of research, validation and test development.

The Level of the test

IELTS is designed to assess English language skills across a wide range of levels. There is no such things as a pass or fail in IELTS. Results are reported as band scores on a scale from 1 (the lowest) to 9 (the highest).

The IELTS band score scale
Band Description
9 Expert User
8 Very Good User
7 Good User
6 Competent User
5 Modest User
4 Limited User
3 Extremely Limited User
2 Intermittent User
1 Non User
0 Did not attempt the test