IELTS is a standardized test to check the examinee’s English proficiency. The International English Language Testing System or IELTS is usually taken by the non native speakers for studying or immigration purposes for countries like Canada, US, Australia, New Zealand, etc. IELTS Coaching Classes in Gurgaon offers complete information about IELTS.
IELTS is conducted in India by IDP and British Council. There are mainly two types of IELTS exam- Academic and General. Academic IELTS is used for study purposes and General IELTS is used for Immigration purposes.
IELTS checks all the language skills that are necessary for effective communication that is- Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing.
READING SECTION- Reading section is of 60 minutes and it contains 40 questions. There are three passages. The questions are of type- multiple choice, match headings, identifying view, note completion, flow chart completion, etc. Sometimes there are also Short answer questions.
LISTENING SECTION- The listening section contains 3-4 lectures that are each 3-5 mins long. They have 6 questions each.Also, there are 2-3 conversations/ interactions that are each 3 minutes long with 4-5 questions following them. Time ranges between 41-57 minutes.
WRITING SECTION - Writing Section is of 60 minutes and has 2 tasks. An examinee is given 20 minutes to complete the first task and 40 minutes for the second task. In task 1- a situation is presented and you are required to write a letter asking for information or explaining a situation. This letter could be formal or informal. Also in the academic setting sometimes a chart/stats are provided and the examinee has to shed light on it using a bit of data interpretation aptitude. In the second task an essay is to be written in response to a point of view, argument or a problem. This is always in a formal tone.
SPEAKING SECTION - The Speaking section usually lasts for 10-12 minutes. The examiner presents you with 3 parts. The part 1 is usually general questions related to familiar topics, day to day life. This lasts for 4-5 minutes. In part 2, the examinee is given a cue card. The cue card gives you a particular topic. You will have a minute to prepare and then you have to speak about the topic for 2 minutes. In the third part the examiner asks you further questions regarding part 2. It usually lasts for 5 minutes.
Scoring is between 0 and 9 bands with 0.5 increments.
The IELTS fees is Rs. 13,250
You can register at IDP or British Council’s website.
The IELTS scores are valid for 2 years and the examinee can appear as many times as they seek.
The TOEFL exam results are valid for 2 years from the date the test was taken
The result is declared 13 days after the test date. While applying for Immigration or study purposes you need to have the scores with you. To apply at different universities an additional report is to be dispatched for an extra dispatch cost of Rs. 1250
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