About IELTS

Why do we need IELTS?

IELTS is the International English Language Testing System which tests English proficiency across the globe. Conducting 1.4 million tests globally, IELTS is the world’s most popular English testing system. IELTS tests are held in over 500 centres with tests up to four times a month. IELTS respects international diversity and is fair to anyone who sits the test, regardless of nationality. You can trust the quality and security of IELTS because it is managed by three reputable, international organisations: British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and the University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations. The purpose of Test varies as follows.

1. Enter universities or graduate schools in English speaking countries.

Many universities in England, Australia, Canada, USA, Europe, Asia, and all around the world   accept IELTS as an Official English Proficiency Test. It is important to study IELTS to meet the English Requirements, but the most important thing is that IELTS helps you to improve your real   English skills, like the following.

Skills you learnEffects on university life
Listening
  • dictation skills
  • intensive listening skills
  • understand lectures
  • improve note taking skills
Reading
  • time management skills
  • skimming and scanning skills
  • summarizing skills
  • summarize text books efficiently
  • scan text books in a short time
Writing
  • analysis of graphs,
  • bar charts, diagrams etc
  • learning statistics vocabulary
  • learning outlines of essays
  • learning linking words
  • for better essays
  • brainstorming for idea sentences
  • helps writing assignments
  • improves grammar
  • improves writing structure
  • improves vocabulary
Speaking
  • academic speaking skills
  • time management
  • dealing with various topics
  • presentation skills
  • communication skills
  • for university life

You can check the list of universities in the USA that accept IELTS on the following website.

www.studying-in-us.com

You can check the list of universities in Korea that accept IELTS on the following website.

http://bandscore.ielts.org