The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is a test of English profieciency that is accepted by most government organizations, colleges and universities for admission purpose. IELTS has two modules: Academic and General Training. Academic Module is for students seeking entry to a university or institution to pursue their higher education in English medium whereas, General Training Module is mostly take by individuals for immigration purpose. Also, the professionals seeking a job in an English speaking country are normally advised to General Training Module.
Orbit conducts IELTS preparation courses for 30 hours in a period of six weeks with an hour per day from Monday to Friday. the students have an unlimited access to self access Center to practice the skills. Every Sunday full tests are administered. Students’ essays are provided with teachers feedback for improvement. The final IELTS test is taken at the British Council. Test dates are announced in advance and therefore students need to register for their test as per the availability of the date at the British Council. For Further detail about the test dates, students can also visit the website www.britishcoucil.org/nepal. The students are encouraged to attend Sunday Test at Orbit.
|SN||SKILLS||ACADEMIC MODULE||GENERAL TRAINING MODULE|
|01||Listening||4 sections, 40 questions 30 minutes+10 minutes transfer time.||4 sections. 40 questions 30 minutes +10 minutes transfer time.|
|02||Reading||Academic Reading: 3 sections, 40 questions 60 minutes||General Training Reading: 3 sections, 40 questions 60 minutes|
|03||Writing||Academic Writing:2 tasks 60 minutes||General Training Writing:2 tasks 60 minutes|
|04||Speaking||11 to 14 minutes||11 to 14 minutes.|