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TRACS | IELTS Preparation in Lahore

What is IELTS?

IELTS stands for International English Language Testing System and is considered as the leading and authentic test across the world to measure English language proficiency of individuals who wish to migrate, work or study in a country where English is the native language such as Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the UK and USA. 

The British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge English jointly own IELTS. Any person’s ability across four language skills viz., reading, writing, listening and speaking are comprehensively evaluated through the IELTS test and grading is done on a scale of 1-9 in each of the skills. You can opt for IELTS Academic or General Training test according to your future plans.

Course Duration

Duration: Six Weeks (Monday to Friday)

Timing: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

Course Fee: Rs. 27,000 

Exam Pattern

IELTS proficiency test contains four sections:

Listening – 30 minutes with 40 questions.

Reading – 60 minutes with 40 questions.

Writing – 60 minutes with  two tasks.

Speaking – 11 to 14 minutes and is recorded.

The TRACS IELTS Advantage

IELTS is the ticket to one’s international aspirations – immigrational, professional and educational. IELTS preparation in Lahore can however, be challenging without effective guidance and mentoring. 

Stress and anxiety levels before the exam and on the actual date of the test can increase manifold if sufficient practice has not been done under the supervision of professional trainers. 

TRACS provides you the opportunity to master IELTS – paper or computer delivered – with full confidence at its state-of-the-art facilities and well-disciplined environment, training by certified professional experts having exceptionally high scores (8+ bands) and ample IELTS mock test practice sessions.

Personalized coaching from highly accomplished faculty is our hallmark as we are fully aware that each individual is unique with his or her own set of strengths and weaknesses.

Our customized approach as well as a general set of effective tips, techniques and tricks develop in you strong abilities to ace all sections of IELTS preparationreading, writing, listening and speaking – and make you ready to stay composed on the day of your exam for securing a top score.

We also provide IELTS training online for the convenience of our esteemed clients and understand the importance of flexibility needed by them for causing minimum disruption to their busy professional and personal schedules.

So, if you’re looking to perform your very best in the IELTS exam, our IELTS preparation in Lahore is all that you need to make your dreams come true.

IELTS MODULES

READING

WRITING

SPEAKING

LISTENING

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Past IELTS Events

Immerse yourself in the rich history of IELTS events by checking out our curated event post collection. This visual archive offers a comprehensive look back at the memorable moments and invaluable insights shared during these events. From workshops to guest speakers, our event posts provide a snapshot of the IELTS experience, allowing you to relive, learn, and stay updated on English language proficiency trends.

The TRACS IELTS Faculty

Dr. Athar Mansoor

Dr. Athar is our lead faculty for IELTS preparation in Lahore and has himself scored overall 8 band in the IELTS including 8+ bands in listening and speaking. He has a vast academic and professional experience and lived and studied in Australia, Europe, Hong Kong, Pakistan, Singapore and USA.

He has been educated at Lahore University of Management Sciences, National University of Singapore, University of Sydney, Michigan State University, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Harvard Kennedy School, INSEAD Business School and IDEA League Universities of Europe for postgraduate education.

Dr. Athar is a regular speaker at many international forums in East Asia and North America on topics of global and national importance. He is passionate about helping others realize their dreams and works closely with IELTS test takers to polish their English language skills for securing exceptional scores and achieving their true potential.

IELTS Preparation Testimonials

FAQs

IELTS can be taken in two formats:

Academic Training: Academic IELTS is offered through test centres on paper or on computer and also online from home or other private location that has stable internet connection.

General Training: General Training IELTS can only be taken at a test centre on paper or on a computer. Trainers and staff at TRACS will guide you about the test best suited and the correct type for your aspirations.

The IELTS Academic test may be taken by those who intend to pursue their education in an English-speaking environment or an institution of higher learning. It can also be taken for professional registration purposes.

The IELTS General Training test may be taken by those who intend to study below degree level in an English-speaking school or college. It may also be taken for work experience or other employment training. Migration to Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the UK also requires IELTS General Training test.

IELTS test registration is simple, easy and quick. Currently there are 1,600 test locations across 140 countries. You can find your nearest test centre at www.ielts.org or opt for taking test online. Subsequently, you can register online and pay online or download the application form, print, fill and submit it at the test centre of your choice with a copy of your valid identity document which you also need to produce on the day of your test. After you application is processed for paper or computer-delivered tests, the test centre sends an official email with the date and time of your test. You can also use the portal offered by the British Council to register for IELTS.

IELTS consists of four sections i.e., reading, writing, listening and speaking and the total test time is 2 hours and 45 minutes. Reading, writing and listening section of IELTS test are completed on the same day while speaking section may be taken up to a week before or after the other sections.

  1. IELTS listening section spans over 30-minutes with 40 questions that you have to solve by listening to four separate audio recordings of native English speakers. Question types can be multiple choice, matching, plan/map/diagram labeling, form/note/table/flow-chart/summary completion, sentence completion. Listening sections are same for both the test formats.
  2. IELTS speaking section takes only about 11-14 minutes and is recorded. It is similar to an interview between a test taker and an examiner and is divided into three parts which fulfils a specific function in terms of interaction pattern, task input and test takers output. Speaking sections are same for both the test formats.
  3. IELTS writing section’s duration is 60 minutes for both Academic and General Training tests. For the both the test formats, there are two tasks to be completed with one question for each one of them. The nature of the tasks is however, different for both the test formats.
  4. IELTS reading section is spread over 60 minutes with 40 questions. For IELTS Academic test, there are three reading passages with a variety of questions using a number of task types. For IELTS General Training test, there are three sections. Section 1 may contain two to three short texts; section 2 comprises of two texts and section 3 has one long text.

Candidates who are computer-friendly must opt for computer-dellivered IELTS as it has several advantages:

  • Results can be previewed after 3 to 5 calendar days from the date of test
  • All sections completed on the same day
  • Centre-based exam but fewer test-takers in the room
  • No need to fill out answer sheets as in paper based IELTS
  • Word count is available for writing section
  • Time is saved as you can copy/paste the answers in reading section
  • No need to take your stationery (pencil, eraser, and sharpener) to the test centre
  • There are more test dates available for CB-IELTS than Paper Based IELTS

Currently, IELTS fee in Pakistan ranges between 57,400 to 63,800 depending on the test centre and whether you are taking paper-based or computer-delivered IELTS. Test can be taken at all major cities across Pakistan such as Lahore, Sialkot, Multan, Sargodha ,Faisalabad, Gujrat, Gujranwala, Mandi Baha ud Din , Burewala, Islamabad, Karachi, Hyderabad, Peshawar, Quetta, Abbottabad and Mirpur.