You should answer each IELTS test section quickly, but don't rush. Here is a breakdown of the characteristic IELTS test. Please review the below information.
|Part 1 - Listening||40 items/4 sections||30 min.|
|Part 2 - General Training Reading||40 items/3 sections||60 min.|
|Part 3 - Academic Reading||40 items/3 sections||60 min.|
|Part 4 - General Training Writing||2 mini-essays (150/250 words)||60 min.|
|Part 5 - Academic Writing||2 mini-essays (150/250 words)||60 min.|
|Part 6 - Speaking||11-14 min.|
The IELTS test forces you to make decisions on Reading, Listening, Writing, and Speaking in fast manner. It is also important to note that clock is the greatest enemy with the IELTS. It is best to wear a watch to the testing center to help you with your time management.
Last Updated: 05/23/2014