Good news, it remains the same! The questioning pattern, format, level of difficulty and scoring remains the same as paper-based IELTS. You’ll be taking Listening, Reading, and Writing test on a computer. The Speaking test will continue to be taken face-to-face by a certified IELTS examiner in a quiet room.
In the computer-delivered Listening test, the timings are slightly different from the paper-based test.
You are given some time to read your questions before you start any part of the Listening test
You have two minutes to review your answers after finishing the Listening test
Duration of the Listening test is approx. 30 - 36 minutes
Explaining IELTS on computer: Practice tests and familiarisation videos
A walkthrough of our computer-delivered IELTS test centres
Test sessions available morning, afternoon and evenings too!