SCORING FOR IELTS


All scores are given on a nine band scale ( 0 – 9)from non-user to expert user with "a fully operational command of the language" . Different institutions have their own entrance requirements and may require minimum scores in particular modules. In general, universities request an Overall Band Score of 6.0 or 6.5 for entrance to academic courses. You are advised to check the score required with the particular institution to which you are applying.