IELTS Listening Test

The IELTS Listening test is the same both for Academic and the General Training module. The test lasts for 30 minutes ( plus 10 minutes to copy answers) and consists of 4 sections.

ielts listening testSection 1 – a conversation between two people on an everyday context (e.g. a hotel booking).

Section 2  – a monologue on an everyday social context (e.g. a speech about the culture of the locals).

Section 3  –  a conversation between up to four people about an educational or training context (e.g. a student discussing an assignment with his tutor ).

Section 4 is a monologue on an academic subject (e.g. a lecture at university).