(The International English Language Testing System)
It stands for International English Language Testing System (IELTS). The test is an examination of English language which measures your ability of test takers to communicate effectively. It is primarily designed to assess the suitability of candidates to study further or higher education courses and global migration. This exam is widely available; it can be taken in over 100 different countries in the world. The test is connectedly owned by the British Council, IDP IELTS Australia, and Cambridge English Language Assessment. The test is for 2 hours and 45 minutes. and consists of four Sub-tests in the skills of listening, reading, writing which are completed on the same day with no breaks in between them and speaking is done up to a week before or after. Its results are valid for two years only.