What is IELTS?
The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is an english exam that tests the English language proficiency of people who want to study or work in English-speaking countries like UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and many more.
IELTS Academic Vs IELTS General
There are two main versions of IELTS. Test takers can choose either IELTS Academic or IELTS General versions of the test. Most univeristies & colleges need the Academic version. One will need to appear for the General version for most employers and visa requirements like Canada express entry or Australia PR.
Both versions of the test consist of four separate components, assessing the four language skills –Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking.