Beacon Premier International Education (BEACON) is a renowned preparation center in Nepal. IELTS stands for International English Language Testing System is an English language course which is managed and conducted jointly by British Council, IDP: Australia and the University of Cambridge in the UK. This test measures the candidates’ ability in four language skills i.e. Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking which is designed to for those who are planning to travel to English speaking country or have to live and work in English speaking environment.

IELTS is accepted by most of the British, American, Australian, Canadian, New Zealand and many more countries’ educational institutions i.e. college an universities for higher Education from abroad to get enrollment in to a college or university. It is also widely accepted by more than 10,000 academic institutions and companies worldwide for working and visa purposes. IELTS is one of the fastest growing test methods in the world which is run over 120 countries and increasing in number. This test is taken as the valid indicator to level the English ability of a candidate with his score.

IELTS Test Format – A test of all four language skills

IELTS is a test of your language skills in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. IELTS is available in two test formats: Academic or General Training. There are four parts – Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. The total test time is 2 hours and 55 minutes. All test takers take the same Listening and Speaking tests but different Reading and Writing tests.

Listening, Reading and Writing must be completed on the same day, with no breaks in between them. The order in which these tests are taken may vary. The Speaking test will either be after a break on the same day as the other three tests, or up to a week before or after the other tests. This will depend on your test centre.

Among these four tests, Listening, Reading and Writing must be in one day but the Speaking test date may be either before these test or after the day of written test. But no need to worry, you will be informed by us or from test center such as IDP or British Council. Do not rely on information given by other parties.

Test Duration
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What is the Difference between Academic and General Training Module ?

The difference between IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training is in the subject matter of the Reading and Writing sections. Both the Listening and Speaking will remain same. So, first of all consult with our counselors to ensure that you choose the right module for the preparation. Please note that all the students who are planning to apply for Study Visa to study in abroad must go for Academic module.

How to register for IELTS Final Test ?

We are authorized test registration center for the IELTS test dates so we can simply book your test for where ever in the world you are and want to sit your test across the country. If you are overseas and want to sit test also we can support you. You must register for your test with us at least 13 days prior the intended test date but sometimes the seats can be finished earlier or if there are available seats, we may book your test just few days before the test day as well so, confirm with us.
We recommend you contact  us earlier and reserve your seats. You must pay NRs 19,500/- for exam registration in Nepal which is your test fees. Please contact at our office and speak with our one of the IELTS support staffs to check the availability and make payment of your test fees then send us your copy of passport (first and last bio pages) to our email address so that we will register for your test.

How to get IELTS Results ?

Results will be published on 13th day of your written test. You can check the results by contacting us so that our support staffs can assist you. You may also find your online results on IDP: Australia and British Council website. To obtain your original TRF, you need to give us an application so that we can collect on your behalf and deliver it to you from our corporate office. For more information please visit and study the information.

Why IELTS with us ?

BEACON provides you with IELTS preparation classes from morning to evening by providing you the required support with our 10+ years of experienced trainers. We provide you additional support if you need. We have our classes running by the years of experienced Instructors with wide space classrooms. The students have free library access for their study and materials  with CD ROMs. Regular tests are conducted and test papers are provided with the comments and feedback for the improvements. You can come with us and just enroll, we can provide classes with your convenient time from morning to evening. For more details please visit at BEACON or email at

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If you are ready to appear your final test, register your test here and contact us for making the payment. We do not accept the payments for direct bookings from external links.