IELTS for Study

IELTS for Study

IELTS Academic is intended for students aiming to enroll in undergraduate or postgraduate courses at universities and colleges in English-speaking countries

Test Purpose

The IELTS Academic test assesses readiness to study or train in an English-speaking
environment, ideal for individuals planning higher education abroad or seeking
professional registration.


IELTS results are recognized by over 10,000 organizations worldwide, including
educational institutions, employers, professional associations, and governments in
140 countries

Test Format

The IELTS Academic test consists of four sections: Listening, Reading, Writing, and

• Listening (30 minutes): Four recorded monologues and conversations are
• Reading (60 minutes): Three long reading passages with tasks are provided.
Texts may include diagrams, graphs, or illustrations sourced from books,
journals, magazines, and newspapers.
• Writing (60 minutes): Candidates summarize, describe, or explain a table,
graph, chart, or diagram. Additionally, they complete a short essay task of at
least 250 words.
• Speaking (11 to 14 minutes): A face-to-face interview assesses speaking
skills, including responding to short questions, speaking at length about a
familiar topic, and engaging in structured discussion.

Test Administration

  • Listening, Reading, and Writing tests are administered consecutively on the
    same day, with the Speaking test scheduled on the same day or within a week
    before or after.
  • Speaking test slots can be booked online at a preferred date and time.


  • The fee for IELTS Academic varies based on the test format:
  • Paper-based: INR 17000
  • IELTS on Computer: INR 17000

Test Duration

  • The total test duration for IELTS General Training is 2 hours and 45 minutes

Please note that the IELTS fee is subject to change, and candidates can choose
between paper-based and computer-based tests based on their convenience.