New Milestone For World English Test

IELTS Is Trusted By More Than 11,000 Organizations Across the Globe

What is IELTS?

IELTS is an English language test for study, migration or work. Over three million people take our test every year. IELTS is accepted by more than 11,000 employers, universities, schools and immigration bodies around the world.

IELTS For Study

IELTS is recognised by more than 11,000 education and training providers worldwide.

IELTS For Migration

Take IELTS to migrate to Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the UK.

IELTS For Work

Organisations around the world rely on IELTS to help them select the right people.

Exam Format

Speaking Test

IELTS Speaking

Speaking Skills test will take 11 to 14 minutes (the speaking test is the same for both IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training).

IELTS Speaking test is a face-to-face interview, which will take about 11 to 14 minutes. The Speaking test is designed to assess your use of spoken English. Every test is recorded.

Listening Test

IELTS Listening

The IELTS listening test will take about 30 minutes, and you will have an extra 10 minutes to transfer your answers to the answer sheet. The listening test is the same for both IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training modules.


Reading Test

IELTS Reading

The IELTS reading test will take about 60 minutes. It consists of 40 questions. A variety of question types is used in order to test a wide range of reading skills. These include reading for gist, reading for main ideas, reading for detail, skimming, understanding logical argument, recognising writers’ opinions, attitudes and purpose.


IELTS Writing

The IELTS Academic Writing test is made up of two tasks, Writing Task 1 and Writing Task 2. The questions in the Academic Writing test are different to those in the General Training Writing test.