IELTS General Training – prove you have practical, everyday English language skills
IELTS General Training is an English proficiency test which measures general English language proficiency in a practical, everyday context. The tasks and tests reflect both workplace and social situations, where an everyday English proficiency level is needed.
Take the IELTS General Training test if you would like to:
train or study at below degree level
work abroad or do work related training in an English speaking country
emigrate to an English speaking country
get a better job in your own country.
Fee for the IELTS General Training test on paper in Sri Lanka: LKR 75,500
Fee for the IELTS General Training test on computer in Sri Lanka: LKR 70,000
What does the fee include? Our IELTS General Training test fee includes exclusive access to:
our popular online IELTS preparation course 'Road to IELTS Last Minute course', which includes 100 interactive IELTS preparation activities, 9 IELTS video tutorials and two IELTS Academic practice tests for each of the four skills.
a downloadable IELTS practice book
Top IELTS Tips seminar and a IELTS Writing skills workshop
Duration of IELTS General Training: 2 hours and 45 minutes
Format: There are four sections to the test: Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. When you book your IELTS General Training test with the British Council in Sri Lanka, the test will take place in an official British Council IELTS test centre.
Your IELTS Speaking test may be offered on the same day as the other sections of the test, or up to a week before or after. You will receive notification in advance if your Speaking test is on a different day to your written test day.