IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is a test conducted to test English language proficiency of any individual. The examination has two versions— 1. General— Required mostly for immigration purposes 2. Academic—Required for higher education institutions in countries like USA, UK, Canada, Australia, Germany etc.
Exam Format and Scoring
The IELTS exam consists of 4 sections: 1. Reading- 60 minutes 2. Writing- 60 minutes 3. Listening- 40 minutes 4. Speaking- 15 minutes The overall test, along with each section, is scored out of 9 with higher scores indicating higher level of proficiency. The criteria for universities is generally between 5.5 to 7, but may be as high as 8.5 in some cases. Along with providing guidance for higher education opportunities in countries like USA, Canada, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands etc., ITESKUL provides the best experience for IELTS training in Pune. ITESKUL has also partnered with British Council as a part of the British Council IELTS Partnership Programme and is an official IELTS registration centre.