Study IELTS in Qatar and make yourself a better candidate for university admissions and jobs all over the world. And IELTS exam measures language proficiency which tests how well you can use English. Therefore we provide the best exam prep for IELS in Qatar.

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Why Study IELTS?

If you are looking to work, live or study in an English-speaking country, then you must be able to demonstrate a high level of English language ability through IELTS exam.

English is the third most spoken language in the world, with 379 million speakers worldwide. Therefore being able to communicate in the native language has a wide range of benefits. Above all it is also essential for job opportunities as well as integration into the community.

IELTS is the most popular test for those looking to migrate to Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the UK. It is globally recognized by more than 11,000 employers, universities, schools and immigration bodies in over 135 countries.

most importantly IELTS exam is a prerequisite of universities admissions and migration  all over the world including countries like Canada, UK,Australiaand New Zealand.

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IELTS test types

IELTS has two types: IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training. Both tests assess your English language skills. Listening and Speaking components of the test are same for both types. But the subject matter tested for Reading and Writing is different depending on the test you take.

IELTS Academic

The IELTS Academic test is suitable for those wanting to study in an English-speaking environment or university (higher education). However you can also take IELTS Academic for professional registration purposes.

IELTS General

The IELTS General Training test is suitable for those applying to study below degree level. For instance this includes an English-speaking school or college. On the other hand it can also be taken for work experience or other employment training.

IELTS test format

Academic and General test takers take the same Listening and Speaking tests but different Reading and Writing tests. Therefore make sure that you prepare for the correct test type.

The Listening, Reading and Writing sections of all IELTS tests are completed on the same day, with no breaks in between them.

However, the Speaking section can be completed up to a week before or after the other tests. The total test time is 2 hours and 45 minutes.

Listening (30 minutes)

You will listen to four recordings of native English speakers and after that write your answers to a series of questions.

Most importantly assessors will be looking for evidence of your ability to understand the main ideas , and evidence of your ability to follow the development of ideas.

Reading (60 minutes)

Academic test  includes three long texts taken from books, journals, magazines and newspapers, appropriate for people entering university courses or seeking professional registration.

On the other hand general test this includes extracts from books, magazines, newspapers and guidelines.

Writing (60 minutes)

Academic test Topics are of general interest to, and suitable for, test takers entering undergraduate and postgraduate studies or seeking professional registration. Moreover this test includes 2 tasks.

However General test  you will be asked to write an essay in response to a point of view, argument or problem. similarly this test also includes 2 tasks.

Speaking (11–14 minutes)

The speaking section assesses your use of spoken English. Therefor the test consists of an oral interview between the test takers' and an examiner. Most importantly all Speaking tests are recorded.

There are three parts to the test and each part fulfils a specific function .

IELTS computer based or IELTS paper based

You can choose to take IELTS on a computer or paper for both the General Training and Academic tests. The test format, question types, time allocated to each test part and content is the same for both IELTS on computer and the IELTS on paper. The only difference is in your test day experience.

If you choose to complete your IELTS test on a computer, you will do the Reading, Listening, and Writing parts of the test using a computer. The IELTS Speaking test remains the same, with a face-to-face interview with an examiner. The Speaking test will be completed either just before, or just after the Reading, Listening, and Writing test.

If you take IELTS on paper, you will complete the Reading, Listening and Writing parts on paper. The Speaking test is completed in a face-to-face interview with an IELTS examiner, and this can be done one week before or after your test date. In the IELTS on paper test, the Writing, Reading, and Listening tests are all completed on the same day with no breaks between each test.

Special requirements and IELTS

Whether you are vision impaired, have a speech impediment or any other medical condition, which means you can only take IELTS under special arrangements, IELTS test venues across our network can help you.

We can offer braille paper, modified larger paper, enlarged written prompts on the Speaking task card, special Listening test, lip reading version of Listening test, special amplification equipment, word processing software and voice-activated software.

It is best to contact your test venue before booking your IELTS test and they will be able to advise on the next available test dates. The notice time can vary depending on the modifications needed to your test.

What documents you need to book IELTS

Once you have decided which IELTS test you need to take and the format you wish to take it in, you are ready to book your IELTS test.

To successfully book your IELTS test, make sure you have a valid form of identification handy. This identification document can be a valid passport, for example.

You will need to upload a clear copy of your identification document to book your IELTS test and bring this documentation on your test day too.

If you are not sure whether the identification document you have is valid, contact your local test centre to check.

Please note, if you want to book an IELTS test and are under 18 years of age, you will need to supply written consent by a parent or guardian in order to book your test successfully.

What is the cost of IELTS on Paper test?

General Training and Academic 1030 QAR

What is the cost of IELTS on Computer test?

General Training and Academic 1200 QAR

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Full time teachers, guaranteed quality

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Helpline service

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