How is IELTS Scored

IELTS results are reported on a nine scale. In addition to the score for overall language ability, IELTS provides a score in the form of a profile for each of the four skills (Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking). These scores… Read More ›

IELTS Writing Overview

This module consists of two tasks. It is suggested that candidates spend about 20 minutes on Task 1, which requires them to write at least 150 words, and 40 minutes on Task 2, which requires them to write at least… Read More ›


The International English Language Testing System, or IELTS™ is an international standardised test of English language proficiency for non-native English language speakers. It is jointly managed by the British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge Assessment English, and was established in 1989. IELTS is one of the major English-language tests in the world, others being the TOEFL, PTE:A.

How often can I retake the IELTS test?

At Casper Academy candidates are allowed to practise the simulator test (Mock-Test) as many times as they want. The mock-tests are evaluated by a trained examiner and the candidates are carefully selected for their exams. Therefore, no candidate re-takes IELTS exam here.