English test for study and immigration(IELTS)

The International English Language Testing System, or IELTS™ /ˈaɪ.ɛlts/, is an international standardized test of English language proficiency for non-local English dialect speakers. It is mutually overseen by the British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge Assessment English, and was set up in 1989. IELTS is one of the significant English-dialect tests on the planet, others being the TOEFL, TOEIC, PTE:A, and OPI/OPIc.

IELTS is acknowledged by most Australian, British, Canadian and New Zealand academic establishments, by more than 3,000 scholarly foundations in the United States, and by different expert associations over the world.

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IELTS

IELTS is the main Secure English Language Test endorsed by UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) for visa clients applying both outside and inside the UK. It likewise meets prerequisite for immigration to Australia, where TOEFL and Pearson Test of English Academic are additionally accepted, and New Zealand. In Canada, IELTS, TEF, or CELPIP are acknowledged by the migration specialist.

No base score is required to breeze through the test. An IELTS result or Test Report Form is issued to all test takers with a score from “band 1” (“non-client”) to “band 9” (“master client”) and every foundation sets an alternate limit. There is additionally a “band 0” score for the individuals who did not endeavor the test. Foundations are exhorted not to consider a report more seasoned than two years to be legitimate, except if the client demonstrates that they have attempted to keep up their dimension.

In 2017, more than 3 million tests were taken in excess of 140 nations, up from 2 million tests in 2012, 1.7 million tests in 2011 and 1.4 million tests in 2009. In 2007, IELTS controlled more than one million tests in a solitary year term interestingly, making it the world’s most prominent English dialect test for advanced education and movement.

Worldwide test scores

In 2015, roughly 80% of test takers took the Academic variant and 20% of test takers took the General Training adaptation.

The normal Overall Band Score in the Academic variant was 6.0 for female test takers and 5.8 for male test takers. The normal by and large band score in the General Training form was 6.2 for male and female test takers.

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Nations with most astounding normal scores (Academic)

In 2015, of the 40 most regular spots of beginning, the best seven nations for mean band scores for the Academic IELTS test were:

Ranking Countries Band Score

1 Germany 7.3

2 Greece 6.9

3 (tied) Canada 6.8

3 (tied) France 6.8

3 (tied) Malaysia 6.8

3 (tied) Philippines 6.8

3 (tied) Spain 6.8

Nations with most astounding normal scores (General Training)

In 2015, of the 40 most regular spots of cause, the best six nations for mean band scores for the General Training IELTS test were:

Ranking Countries Band Score

1 United States of America 7.7

2 (tied) Ireland 7.6

2 (tied) South Africa 7.6

3 Singapore 7.4

4 (tied) Germany 7.0

4 (tied) Malaysia 7.0

Results by first dialect of test taker (Academic)

In 2015, of the 40 most regular self-revealed first dialect foundations, the main 5 most astounding normal scores in the Academic IELTS test were from test takers whose first dialects were:

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Ranking Languages Band Score

1 German 7.4

2 Polish 7.0

3 (tied) English 6.9

3 (tied) Filipino 6.9

3 (tied) Romanian 6.9

Results by first dialect of test taker (General Training)

In 2015, of the 40 most normal self-announced first dialect foundations, the main six most astounding normal scores in the General Training IELTS test were from test takers whose first dialects were:

Ranking Languages Band Score

1 Afrikaans 7.4

2 (tied) English 7.0

2 (tied) German 7.0

3 (tied) Marathi 6.6

3 (tied) Polish 6.6

3 (tied) Portuguese 6.6