IELTS General Training – prove you have practical, everyday English language skills
IELTS General Training measures English language proficiency in a practical, everyday context. The tasks and tests reflect both workplace and social situations.
Take this test if you would like to:
- train or study at below degree level
- work or undertake work related training in an English speaking country
- emigrate to an English speaking country
- get a better job in your own country.
If you want to emigrate to the UK, find out more about IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI).
Fee for the IELTS General Training test: 840BRL for IELTS General Training and 965BRL for IELTS General Training for UKVI
Duration: 2 hours and 45 minutes.
Format: There are four sections to the test: Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. In Brazil, the written part of the exam (Listening, Writing and Reading) starts always at 1pm (local time).
If you choose a paper-based test, your Speaking interview will be scheduled directly by us. It may be scheduled on the morning of the test day or up to a week before (working days and hours included). You will receive notification in advance if your Speaking test is on a different day. For candidates who are travelling to take the exam, Speaking interviews are usually scheduled on the morning of the test day or 1-2 days before the written test date.
If you choose a computer-delivered test, you have a free choice of Speaking test date and time.