Understand Your IELTS Score

Below gives a detailed description of each band score with the information about the level of English required for band scores 5 to 9.

Expert User : Band 9

Very Good User : Band 8

Good User : Band 7

Competent User : Band 6

Modest User : Band 5

Listening Reading Score

Listening and Reading scores are calculated by the number of correct answers you get out of 40 questions in the test. However, there is no negative marking in the entire IELTS exam.

IELTS Listening Score

IELTS Score Sheet

IELTS Academic Reading Score

IELTS Score Sheet

IELTS General Reading Score

IELTS Score Sheet

IELTS Writing Assessment  Criteria

Writing Task 1 and Writing Task 2 are evaluated on the basis of 4 assessment parameters-

Writing assesment Criteria

IELTS Speaking Assessment  Criteria

Speaking in the IELTS exam is assessed on the basis of certain scoring parameters which are as follows –

Speaking Parameters
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