Get the score you need and study where you want!

IELTS (International English  Language Testing System) has been designed to assess the  language ability of students who  are applying for a course at a UK university or work in English-speaking countries.

What is IELTS?

The score you need will depend on what course you wish to study, and at which institution. At Eton University, we provide bespoke packages to fit your personal goals.

Using materials provided by the IELTS examiners themselves, you will be on the best path to success with Eton University. 

Receive a bespoke package and personalised quote

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Complete your studies at home or in the UK

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Achieve the IELTS score you need & apply to the university of your choice

A member of our team will contact you to discuss your options 

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Find out your current score with our online placement test

Study wherever, whenever you like!

The Exam

There are two types of IELTS examination, IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training. Simply tell us your goals and we can help you decide which one is right for you

IELTS Academic

IELTS Academic measures English language proficiency needed for an academic, higher learning environment. The tasks and tests are accessible to all test-takers, irrespective of their subject focus.

IELTS General Training

IELTS General Training measures English language proficiency in a practical, everyday context. The tasks and tests reflect both workplace and social situations.

Listening* (30 minutes, plus 10 minutes extra to transfer your answer to your answer sheet)

* Four recorded monologues and conversations.

Reading (60 minutes)

  • Three long reading passages with tasks 

  • Texts range from descriptive and factual to the discursive and analytical

  • Includes non-verbal material such as diagrams, graphs or illustrations

  • Texts are authentic (e.g. taken from books, journals and newspappers)

Writing (60 minutes)

  • Writing task of at least 150 words where the candidate must summarise, describe or explain a table, graph, chart or diagram

  • Short essay task of at least 250 words

Listening* (30 minutes, plus 10 minutes extra to transfer your answer to your answer sheet)

* Four recorded monologues and conversations.

Reading (60 minutes)

  • Three reading passages with tasks 

  • Section 1 contains two or three short factual texts

  • Section 2 contains two short, work-related, factual texts

  • Section 3 contains one longer text on a topic of general interest

  • Texts are authentic (e.g. taken from company handbooks, official documents, books and newspappers)

Writing (60 minutes)

  • Letter writing task of at least 150 words

  • Short essay task of at least 250 words

Speaking* (11 to 14 minutes)

  • Face-to-face interview

  • Includes short questions, speaking at length about a familiar topic and a structured discussion

Speaking* (11 to 14 minutes)

  • Face-to-face interview

  • Includes short questions, speaking at length about a familiar topic and a structured discussion

* Listening and Speaking components are the same for both versions of the test

Why study with Eton University?

  • Expertise – We have several campuses around the world, including the UK. This means we know exactly what students need when studying abroad

  • Personalised – Your study plan will be constructed to specifically meet your needs

  • Flexibility – Our program has been designed to be flexible around your schedule. Study where you want, when you want.

  • Choice – Study online, in the UK or combine the two!

  • Materials – Gain access to a range of online, interactive materials to make learning rich and fun

  • Visa Assistance – Get essential advice on your application from our experts.

Why not take your foundation year with us?

Eton University are proud to offer the accredited ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Business.

 

This qualification is equivalent to one A-level and can be used as a cheaper and faster alternative route to a UK university for students who may not have the traditional entry qualification required.

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With a vast range of course and options available, it can be easy to get lost.

 

Contact one of our advisors today who will help you make the right choice.

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