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What is IELTS?


IELTS FULL FORM
  - International English Language Testing System.

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is a standardized and widely recognized English language assessment test for international education and global migration. It evaluates the English language proficiency of non-native English speakers, who wish to study in or migrate to countries, where English is the language of communication.

Established in 1989, IELTS is the world's most popular English language test. This language assessment test is developed by some of the world's leading language experts. It is designed to evaluate your English skills in reading, writing, listening, and speaking and your effectiveness in using the language to study, work and live in an English-speaking country.

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What is the importance of IELTS Exam?

IELTS is one of the most trusted English language tests across the globe with more than 10,000 organizations recognizing it internationally. The IELTS certification is recognized by the UK, USA, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Singapore, Europe and 140 more countries across the globe. The certification is accepted by academic institutions, companies, professional bodies and government organizations. The test is considered the standard for English language testing and their certification is recognized for both academic and immigration purposes. This test assesses the English language skills of a candidate by testing their reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. Tests are available throughout the year in more than 1600 centers in over 140 countries.

Types of IELTS exam

There are three types of IELTS Exam:

  • IELTS Academic Test
  • IELTS General Test
  • IELTS for UKVI

IELTS Academic Test

The IELTS Academic Test is an assessment to test if your English language skills meet international academic proficiency. This test is best suited for international students who wish to pursue their undergraduate or postgraduate degrees in an English-speaking environment and for those planning to move for professional registration.

IELTS General Test

The IELTS General Test is an assessment to test whether you possess adequate language skills for the workplace and social situations. People migrating to Australia, Canada and the UK, those applying for secondary training programs and work experience in any English-speaking environment can opt for IELTS General test format.

IELTS for UKVI

IELTS for UKVI is the same as IELTS. The IELTS for UKVI is a government-approved Secure English Language Test (SLET). Students who need to prove their English language abilities for the UK Visa and Immigration (UKVI) application purposes can opt for IELTS UKVI test format. 

IELTS TEST TYPES / IELTS TEST FORMAT

The IELTS exam can be taken online (Computer-delivered IELTS) and offline (IELTS paper-based test). The exam format for both modes is the same. The listening and speaking sections are the same for both academic and general, while the writing and reading sections differ slightly. 

IELTS Date in Nepal 2021

The IELTS examination is conducted multiple times throughout the year. The candidate can choose an IELTS Exam Date date that is the most suitable for them. Students who wish to apply to universities abroad must take up the exam at least 3-4 months ahead of the university/college application deadline to avoid any delays in results. 

Nepalese students can take up IELTS tests in six official IELTS test centres across Nepal, such as Birtamod, Biratnagar, Chitwan, Butwal, Kathmandu and Pokhara.

IELTS Test Centres and IELTS Date in Nepal 2021:

Biratnagar (Venue: Big Hotel, Roadcess)
IELTS Exam Date in Nepal 2021 IELTS Exam Date & Exam Type IELTS  Date in Nepal-Registration Deadline
20/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
13/05/2021
20/05/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
13/05/2021
17/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
10/06/2021
24/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
17/07/2021
24/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
17/07/2021
21/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
14/08/2021
16/09/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
09/09/2021

Birtamod (Venue: Hotel Holiday Home, Birtamod)
IELTS Exam Date in Nepal 2021 IELTS Exam Date & Exam Type IELTS Date in Nepal-Registration Deadline
12/06/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
05/06/2021
01/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
24/06/2021
07/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
31/07/2021
04/09/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
28/08/2021

Butwal (Venue: Club De Novo, Kalikanagar, Denovo Path, 32907)
IELTS Exam Date in Nepal 2021 IELTS Exam Date & Exam Type IELTS Date in Nepal-Registration Deadline
22/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
15/05/2021
24/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
17/07/2021
21/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
14/08/2021

Chitwan (Venue: Dhawan Recreation, Bharatpur 11)
IELTS Exam Date in Nepal 2021 IELTS Exam Date & Exam Type IELTS Date in Nepal-Registration Deadline
22/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
15/05/2021
29/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
22/05/2021
05/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
29/05/2021
19/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
12/06/2021
19/06/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
12/06/2021
10/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
03/07/2021
10/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
03/07/2021
12/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
05/08/2021
12/08/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
05/08/2021
25/09/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
18/09/2021

IELTS exam date in Nepal -Kathmandu (Venue: Anupam Foodland, Kathmandu, 44600)
IELTS Exam Date in Nepal 2021 IELTS Exam Date & Exam Type IELTS Date in Nepal-Registration Deadline
21/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
14/08/2021
25/09/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
18/09/2021

IELTS exam date in Nepal -Kathmandu (Venue: British Council, Lainchaur, Kathmandu, 44600)
IELTS Exam Date in Nepal 2021 IELTS Exam Date & Exam Type IELTS Date in Nepal-Registration Deadline
09/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 05/05/2021
09/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 05/05/2021
12/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 08/05/2021
12/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 08/05/2021
14/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 10/05/2021
15/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 11/05/2021
16/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 12/05/2021
19/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 15/05/2021
19/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 15/05/2021
21/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 17/05/2021
23/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 19/05/2021
26/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 22/05/2021
28/05/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 24/05/2021
30/05/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
26/05/2021
05/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 01/06/2021
06/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 02/06/2021
06/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 02/06/2021
09/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 05/06/2021
11/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 07/06/2021
11/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 07/06/2021
13/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 09/06/2021
13/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 09/06/2021
20/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 16/06/2021
20/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 16/06/2021
23/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 19/06/2021
23/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 19/06/2021
25/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 21/06/2021
25/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 21/06/2021
26/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 22/06/2021
26/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 22/06/2021
27/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 23/06/2021
27/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 23/06/2021
30/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - Academic 26/06/2021
30/06/2021 IELTS Exam Computer Based - General 26/06/2021

IELTS exam date in Nepal -Kathmandu (Venue: DECC Nepal Pvt. Ltd., United World Trade Centre, 4th Floor, Tripureshwor, 44600)
IELTS Exam Date in Nepal 2021 IELTS Exam Date & Exam Type IELTS Date in Nepal-Registration Deadline
20/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
13/05/2021
20/05/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
13/05/2021
22/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
15/05/2021
29/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
22/05/2021
05/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
29/05/2021
12/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
05/06/2021
12/06/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
05/06/2021
17/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
10/06/2021
19/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
12/06/2021
19/06/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
12/06/2021
01/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
24/06/2021
10/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
03/07/2021
10/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
03/07/2021
24/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
17/07/2021
07/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
31/07/2021
12/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
05/08/2021
12/08/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
05/08/2021
04/09/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
28/08/2021

Pokhara (Venue: Hotel Pokhara Grande, Birauta, Pokhara, 33700)
IELTS Exam Date in Nepal 2021 IELTS Exam Date & Exam Type IELTS Exam Date-Registration Deadline
20/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
13/05/2021
20/05/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
13/05/2021
29/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
22/05/2021
05/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
29/05/2021
19/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
12/06/2021
19/06/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
12/06/2021
10/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
03/07/2021
10/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
03/07/2021
12/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
05/08/2021
12/08/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
05/08/2021
25/09/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
18/09/2021


IELTS Date in Nepal (Sep-Dec 2021)


IELTS  Date in Nepal Computer-delivered IELTS Exam IELTS  Date in Nepal -Registration Deadline
03/10/2021 IELTS Academic 29/09/2021
06/10/2021 IELTS Academic 02/10/2021
08/10/2021 IELTS Academic 04/10/2021
10/10/2021 IELTS Academic 06/10/2021
20/10/2021 IELTS Academic 16/10/2021
22/10/2021 IELTS Academic 18/10/2021
23/10/2021 IELTS Academic 19/10/2021
24/10/2021 IELTS Academic 20/10/2021
27/10/2021 IELTS Academic 23/10/2021
29/10/2021 IELTS Academic 25/10/2021
31/10/2021 IELTS Academic 27/10/2021
03/11/2021 IELTS Academic 30/10/2021
10/11/2021 IELTS Academic 06/11/2021
12/11/2021 IELTS Academic 08/11/2021
13/11/2021 IELTS Academic 09/11/2021
14/11/2021 IELTS Academic 10/11/2021
17/11/2021 IELTS Academic 13/11/2021
19/11/2021 IELTS Academic 15/11/2021
20/11/2021 IELTS Academic 16/11/2021
24/11/2021 IELTS Academic 20/11/2021
28/11/2021 IELTS Academic 24/11/2021
01/12/2021 IELTS Academic 27/11/2021
03/12/2021 IELTS Academic 29/11/2021
22/12/2021 IELTS Academic 18/12/2021
24/12/2021 IELTS Academic 20/12/2021
25/12/2021 IELTS Academic 21/12/2021
26/12/2021 IELTS Academic 22/12/2021
29/12/2021 IELTS Academic 25/12/2021
31/12/2021 IELTS Academic 27/12/2021

 

IELTS Date in Nepal (Sep-Dec 2021 on paper)

Month IELTS  Date in Nepal - on paper Kathmandu Pokhara IELTS date in Nepal for Registration Closure
Oct-21
9/10/2021 AC AC 3/10/2021
14/10/2021 AC   8/10/2021
23/10/2021 AC & GT   17/10/2021
30/10/2021 AC & GT AC & GT 24/10/2021
Nov-21
6/11/2021 AC   31/10/2021
11/11/2021 AC & GT AC & GT 5/11/2021
20/11/2021 AC & GT   14/11/2021
27/11/2021 AC AC 21/11/2021
Dec-21
2/12/2021 AC   26/11/2021
4/12/2021 AC & GT AC & GT 28/11/2021
11/12/2021 AC   5/12/2021
18/12/2021 AC & GT AC & GT 12/12/2021

Month IELTS Date in Nepal - on paper Chitwan Biratnagar IELTS Date in Nepal for Registration Closure
Oct-21
9/10/2021 AC   3/10/2021
14/10/2021     8/10/2021
23/10/2021   AC & GT 17/10/2021
30/10/2021 AC & GT   24/10/2021
Nov-21
6/11/2021   AC 31/10/2021
11/11/2021 AC & GT   5/11/2021
20/11/2021     14/11/2021
27/11/2021 AC   21/11/2021
Dec-21
2/12/2021 AC AC 26/11/2021
4/12/2021     28/11/2021
11/12/2021     5/12/2021
18/12/2021 AC & GT   12/12/2021

AC - Academic Module
GT -  General Training Module

HOW TO REGISTER FOR THE IELTS EXAMINATION?

You can register for the IELTS examination either online or offline.

Steps to register for your IELTS examination online:

Step 1: Visit the official British Council IELTS registration page

Step 2: Register an account with the British council’s IELTS registration page

Step 3: Choose your nearest test centre.

Step 4: Register for your test and make the payment to Nabil bank.

Steps to register for the IELTS examination in-person:

Step 1: Application form for the registration is given by AECC Global.

Step 2: Fill in all the necessary details carefully

Step 3: Submit your application in-person at the AECC Global office-Test Prep Department.

Step 4: Pay the IELTS Exam Fee through mobile banking/e-sewa/Khalti or hand cash.

During your registration, ensure that you have your passport handy as you need a passport number at the time of registration. You must also make sure to take your passport with you on the day of your examination. 

The IELTS registration fee / IELTS exam fee in Nepal is:

IELTS exam fee in Nepal for different IELTS Test type IELTS Exam Fee in Nepal
IELTS Academic and General Training - IELTS exam fee in Nepal for Paper-Based test NPR. 23,000
IELTS Academic and General Training - IELTS exam fee in Nepal for Computer-delivered test NPR. 23,500
IELTS exam fee in Nepal for for UK Visas and Immigration (Academic and General Training) NPR. 26,000

 

IELTS Exam Cancellation Fees:

  • If a candidate cancels their IELTS application more than 14 days before the test date, the candidate will receive a 75% refund of the total IELTS exam fee.
  • If a candidate cancels their IELTS application within 14 days, the candidate will receive a 50% refund of the total IELTS exam fee.
  • If a candidate cancels their IELTS application within 2 days before the actual test date, the candidate will receive a 25% refund of the total IELTS exam fee.
  • If the candidate cancels the test on the day of the test or after the test, no refund will be provided. 


 

IELTS Reschedule Fees

If a candidate wishes to change their test date, they can request to reschedule their exam date at least five weeks ahead of the previously booked test. The rescheduled date must be within three months of the original test date. For the process of rescheduling, the candidate will have to pay an administrative charge inclusive of all taxes.

TOEFL VS. IELTS

Here are a few differences between IELTS and TOEFL you must know before you take the examination:
  • IELTS VS. TOEFL - Which is easier?

Most candidates have often felt that the preparation for TOEFL was harder than the IELTS exam preparation.

  • TOEFL VS. IELTS - Which is widely accepted?

The IELTS certification is widely recognized in the UK, Australia, and New Zealand, while TOEFL is popular in the US and Canada.

TOEFL vs IELTS - Score Comparison

TOEFL Score
IELTS Band
0-31
0-4
32-34
4.5
35-45
5
46-59
5.5
60-78
6
79-93
6.5
94-101
7
102-109
7.5
110-11
8
115-117
8.5
118-120
9

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