What is IELTS?
The International English language testing system (IELTS) is the world’s most popular English language proficiency test for higher education and global migration. It assesses your English skills for reading, writing, listening and speaking, and how you will use English at study, at work, and in day-to-day life.
The IELTS test is developed by some of the world’s leading experts in language assessment. It has an excellent international reputation, and is accepted by over 9,000 organizations worldwide, including schools, universities, employers, immigration authorities and professional bodies.
IELTS is the most widely accepted English language test that uses a one-on-one speaking test to assess your English communication skills. This is the most effective way of testing your English conversation skills.
IELTS, the International English Language Testing System, is an internationally recognized language test designed to assess the language ability of test takers who need to study or work where English is the language of communication.
Required IELTS Score
The following are the minimum scores required for entry to college, university and professional programs in Canada.
- College Diploma Programs: overall 6 (no band below 5.5)
- Undergraduate Studies: overall 6.5 (no band below 6)
- Postgraduate and Professional Degrees: 7 or higher on all sections
- Admission into Professional Bodies: normally 6.5 or higher
CareerQuest’s IELTS Preparation Program program curriculum focuses on all four parts of the IELTS Test: Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking, preparing students for either the Academic or General IELTS Test. The program is taught by qualified and highly engaging instructors. Mock testing is conducted, including one-on-one speaking tests. to ensure students are on target to achieve their required scores.