IELTS stands for International English Language Testing System. It has been divided into four sections, namely, listening, speaking, reading and writing. These sections mainly test the language skills of the candidate in order to make a comprehensive evaluation of their expertise of the language. IELTS is accepted by most Australian, British, Canadian, European, Irish and New Zealand academic institutions. IELTS exam is conducted by British Council and IDP. It is a test of 2 hrs and 40 minutes test in total.Click here to know how Uplift PRO supports you to prepare for the IELTS
The IELTS Academic is taken by the candidates who are planning to study for higher education in a university or college. For these candidates, their admission to an undergraduate or postgraduate program or courses may be based on the results of the IELTS Academic. Also, the other group of people who are required to take the IELTS Academic are those who are planning to work in a professional field such as engineering or accounting.
The General Training version is usually taken by the candidates who are aspiring to study, work or get training for their jobs in an English-speaking country. This exam is also taken by those wishing to migrate to an English-speaking county such as Canada, Australia, New Zealand or the UK.