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About IELTS

IELTS is the International English Language Testing System which tests English proficiency across the globe. IELTS is jointly owned by British Council, IDP Australia and Cambridge English Language Assessment through more than 1000 locations across 140 countries.

IELTS is the world’s most popular test of English for higher education and global migration. This continues the important role which IELTS has long played in language testing for study and immigration in the UK and other countries, including Australia, Canada and New Zealand.

IELTS tests the four language skills – listening, reading, writing and speaking. IELTS is a secure, valid and reliable test of real-life ability to communicate in English for education, immigration and professional accreditation.

Candidates can sit an IELTS test in over 1,000 centres and locations around the world. This global test has the highest levels of quality control. Conducting 1.4 million tests globally

Candidate can choose from two types of IELTS test: Academic, General Training, or UKVI Approved depending on whether you want to study, work or migrate. Both modules are made up of four parts – Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. IELTS results are graded on the unique IELTS 9-band scale.

Which IELTS to Take

Check with the Organizations you wish to apply to before you book your test.

IELTS Results

IELTS test results are released 13 calendar days after you sit the test :

You can preview your results online 13 calendar days after the test. Results remain online for 28 days. Please note that the online preview of results should not be used as an official confirmation of your performance.

You will only receive one copy of your Test Report Form, unless you are applying to Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) – in this case, you can receive two. Proof of application to CIC must be provided.

If you have nominated institutions to receive copies of your IELTS test results when booking, these will be sent automatically on your behalf (any additional copies will incur a small administration charge).

Understanding your result :

There is no pass or fail in IELTS. Your test results are reported on a 9-band scale (from 1, the lowest, to 9, the highest). You will receive an overall band score, as well as individual scores for each test component - Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking.

  •  IELTS nine-band scale
  • Your performance on test day in each language skill (listening, reading, writing and speaking) is reported as a band score on a scale of 1 (the lowest) to 9 (the highest). All parts of the test and the overall band score are reported in whole or half bands (e.g. 6.0, 6.5, 7.0, 7.5, etc.).

    9

    Expert user

    Has fully operational command of the language:appropriate, accurate and fluent with complete understanding.

    8

    Very good user

    Has fully operational command of the language with only occasional unsystematic inaccuracies and inappropriacies. Misunderstandings may occur in unfamiliar situations. Handles complex, detailed argumentation well.

    7

    Good user

    Has operational command of the language, although with occasional inaccuracies, inappropriacies and misunderstandings in some situations. Generally handles complex language well and understands detailed reasoning.

    6

    Competent user

    Has generally effective command of the language despite some inaccuracies, inappropriacies and misunderstandings. Can use and understand fairly complex language, particularly in familiar situations.

    5

    Modest user

    Has partial command of the language, coping with overall meaning in most situations, although is likely to make many mistakes. Should be able to handle basic communication in own field.

    4

    Limited user

    Basic competence is limited to familiar situations. Has frequent problems in understanding and expression. Is not able to use complex language.

    3

    Extremely limited user

    Conveys and understands only general meaning in very familiar situations. Frequent breakdowns in communication occur.

    2

    Intermittent user

    No real communication is possible except for the most basic information using isolated words or short formulae in familiar situations and to meet immediate needs. Has great difficulty understanding spoken and written English.

    1

    Non user

    Essentially has no ability to use the language beyond possibly a few isolated words.

    0

    Did not attempt the test

    No assessable information provided.

  •  Results validity period
  • Organisations will not usually accept a Test Report Form that is more than two years old unless you provide evidence that you have actively maintained or tried to improve your English since taking the test. The IELTS Test Partners cannot confirm the validity of test results that are more than two years old.

  •  Re-taking IELTS
  • There are no restrictions on re-taking IELTS. You can register for a test as soon as you feel you are ready to do so. Please note that your score is unlikely to increase unless you make a significant effort to improve your English before re-taking the test. More information is available from IELTSessentials.com/resitting.

  •  Enquiries on results
  • If you are unhappy with your test result, you can apply for a re-mark (Enquiry on Results) at the centre where you took the test. You must make the application no later than six weeks after the test date. You can choose which test components are re-marked. There is a fee for this service which will be refunded if your score on any component is increased. Enquiries on Results take six to eight weeks to complete.

Success Stories

We have had an amazing journey since our inception in 2015 and have received tons of awesome success stories, feedback and suggestions. Here’s the compilation of some of the best testimonials we’ve received –

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    Vipul

          Wawww!! Joining here is treat filled with lots of happy moments. Renu mam is one of the best teacher I have across in my life.  

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    Praveen

          It was a great experience to take the guidance under UKVI IELTS. I will be always thankful to you Renu mam who supported me throughout the process with friendly attitude.  

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    Navendra

          Thank you very much for your all support, I will never forget you in my life. Thanks you again .Be in touch. Miss you a lot.  

Contact Us

We are open to feedbacks and suggestions. For any UKVI IELTS queries, feel free to contact us. We will try to revert back as soon as we can.

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