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IELTS – International English Language Testing System is a globally recognized, standarized English Proficiency Test that assesses English Language Skills in the areas of Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. This test is recognized by over 9000 organizations worldwide. IELTS consists of two types of modules – Academic and General Training. Academic Module is required to be given by test takers who plan to study at an undergraduate or postgraduate level. While, General Training Module is generally a prerequisite for candidates who either want to pursue vocational studies or plan to immigrate.

WHY CHOOSE US?

Miscellaneous

Onebounce offers intensive and comprehensive training services to people aspiring to obtain an acceptable score in IELTS. We have qualified, experienced and trained teachers, who impart training to our students.

How we coach our students : We conduct a mock test on the first day of training, simulating the testing conditions, to gauge where the person stands in terms of his English abilities. Score Validity : 2 years

Official Website : www.ielts.britishcouncil.org

Registration Mode : Onebounce Centre / Online
Rescheduling Fee : Rs 3300
Mode of payment : Debit Card / Credit card / ICICI Challan
Test Administration Frequency : 3-4 times a month
Test Fee : Rs 14,700/-
Test Repetition Policy : Next available date
Score Reporting time : Approximately 12 days for paper based test and 7 calender days forcomputer delivered test.
Extra Score Reporting Fee : Rs 1250 for courier, Rs 250 for registered post.
Nature of Test : Paper Based Test & Computer Delivered Test

Test Format

TEST FORMAT – Paper Based – PB / Computer Based – CB

IELTS Test format is divided into 6 sections namely-

Listening PB / Listening CB
40 Questions to be answered in 40 Minutes

Reading Academic Module (Same for both test format)
3 passages (40 Questions) to be answered in 60 Minutes

Reading General Module (Same for both test format)
3 sections (40 Questions) to be answered in 60 Minutes

Writing Academic Module (Same for both test format)
2 tasks (Diagram Prompt/Argument Prompt) to be answered in 60 minutes

Writing General Module (Same for both test format)
2 tasks (Letter Prompt/Essay Prompt) in 60 minutes.

Speaking
3 Parts in 11 to 15 minutes The Total duration of the entire Test Format is 2 Hours 45 Minutes

Training

The individual is given the scores after the test is over. Subsequently, we start the classroom training. We use Cambridge IELTS Book, an official publication for IELTS, to conduct classroom sessions. For Listening, firstly the test is played non-stop and students answer the questions as they listen. Once the test is over, the answers are given explaining the focus on spellings, conventions of writing and marking scheme. Then the same test is replayed taking pauses at every answer and explaining the same to students. In this way the practice on four tests is completed.

For Reading, our teachers provide the details about various question types and explain the approach to answer the same. After introductory discussion, usually the passages are assigned and students are asked to complete the same. Towards the end of each test, questions are discussed with the students and answers are explained. In this way, four tests are completed with students. Discussion is an integral part of reading sessions. For writing part, firstly the types of tasks are explained with essay-writing guidelines.

Students are made to practice 4 essays of task 1 type and 4 essays of task 2 type. Each essay is assessed and guidelines are provided to make the essay better. For speaking part, one-on-one sessions are conducted exactly on the lines of test and the answers are discussed after the session. Scores are given and guidelines are provided to improve the scores. After classroom sessions, mock-tests are conducted simulating the testing conditions and scores are given for each mock test.

Scoring

IELTS is graded on a scale of 0 – 9, known as Band Scale. Generally, a score of at least 6 bands for UG & 6.5 bands for PG is required in each section. The result is available in 15 working days.
Salient Features of IETLS training at Onebounce

 

• 6 Weeks of intensive and comprehensive training
• Cambridge IELTS, official publication or IELTS, issued as courseware
• British Council trained faculties
• Maximum 10-12 students per batch, making session personalized
• Teaching pedagogy involving a very strong focus on enhancing the performance in all the facets of the test i.e. Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking
• Guiding with approach towards different question types and providing sufficient practice in all the areas of test
• Qualified, experienced and trained faculties
• 20 full-length mock tests
• Well stocked library
• Availability of Weekdays (Monday to Friday, 1.5 hours per day for 6 weeks) and Weekend Batches (Saturday and Sunday, 2.5 hours per day for 8 weeks) under Regular Mode
• Availability of Online IELTS Training as per the flexibility of the student.

 

Free IELTS Training Scheme (FITS) For Academic IELTS Students may enroll under the FREE IELTS Scheme. Under the scheme if the student has enrolled in a University represented by ONEBOUNCE registers for the IELTS exam through ONEBOUNCE, applies for visa with that University offer then he / she is entitled for a refund after net deducting the taxes along with cost of study material. The refund is applicable whether visa has been granted or not. The student will initially have to make payment of fees and then will be entitled for refund. Kindly retain the fee receipt, Xerox of Score Sheet and Stamped Visa Copy for the refund. The refund will be given not later than 3 months after filing visa.

Sections

Listening : It has 4 sections and 40 questions in all. It lasts for 40 minutes including 10 minutes transfer time for the answers to the main answer sheet.

 

Reading : Reading has 3 passages, 40 questions in all. Candidates are given only 1 hour to complete reading.

 

Writing Academic Module : It has 2 writing tasks. Task 1 is primarily Report writing (explaining diagrams and charts). Essay on task 1 must not be less than 150 words. Students are advised to spend 20 minutes on this task. Task 2 is Argumentative essay. Essay on task 2 must not be less than 250 words. Students are advised to spend 40 minutes on the same. In all time allotted for writing is 1 hour.

 

Writing General Training Module : It also has 2 writing tasks. Task1 presents a Letter Prompt (formal or informal). Students must write at least 150 words for the same. Task 2 is same as that of Academic Module.

 

Speaking : Speaking has 3 parts and lasts for 11-14 minutes. It is done on one-to-one basis with the student. This is usually done on another day.

 

Part1: Examiner asks general questions to the student, which relates to his/her work, studies, hobbies etc. This part lasts between 4 and 5 minutes.

 

Part2: The candidate is given a topic to speak, which is printed on a task card. Students have to speak for 1 minute at least and are given one minute to think and write down some points. This part lasts between 3 and 4 minutes.

 

Part3 : It’s a two way discussion with the examiner (questions mostly related to part 2 topic will be asked). The discussion lasts between 4 and 5 minutes.

The individual is given the scores after the test is over. Subsequently, we start the classroom training. We use Cambridge IELTS Book, an official publication for IELTS, to conduct classroom sessions. For Listening, firstly the test is played non-stop and students answer the questions as they listen. Once the test is over, the answers are given explaining the focus on spellings, conventions of writing and marking scheme. Then the same test is replayed taking pauses at every answer and explaining the same to students. In this way the practice on four tests is completed.

 

For Reading, our teachers provide the details about various question types and explain the approach to answer the same. After introductory discussion, usually the passages are assigned and students are asked to complete the same. Towards the end of each test, questions are discussed with the students and answers are explained. In this way, four tests are completed with students. Discussion is an integral part of reading sessions. For writing part, firstly the types of tasks are explained with essay-writing guidelines.

 

Students are made to practice 4 essays of task 1 type and 4 essays of task 2 type. Each essay is assessed and guidelines are provided to make the essay better. For speaking part, one-on-one sessions are conducted exactly on the lines of test and the answers are discussed after the session. Scores are given and guidelines are provided to improve the scores. After classroom sessions, mock-tests are conducted simulating the testing conditions and scores are given for each mock test.

IELTS Listening

The IELTS Listening test is designed to assess a wide range of listening skills, including how well you

    • understand main ideas and specific factual information
    • recognise the opinions, attitudes and purpose of a speaker
    • follow the development of an argument

Format

You will listen to four recordings of native English speakers and then write your answers to a series of questions.

  • Recording 1:  a conversation between two people set in an everyday social context.
  • Recording 2:  a monologue set in an everyday social context, e.g. a speech about local facilities
  • Recording 3:  a conversation between up to four people set in an educational or training context, e.g. a university tutor and a student discussing an assignment.
  • Recording 4:  a monologue on an academic subject, e.g. a university lecture
Timing

The IELTS Listening test takes approximately 30 minutes, and you are allowed an extra 10 minutes to transfer your answers from your question booklet to your answer sheet.

Number of Questions

40 Questions

Task Types

A variety of question types are used, chosen from the following: multiple choice, matching, plan/map/diagram labelling, form/note/table/flow-chart/summary completion, sentence completion.

Marks

Each correct answer receives one mark. Scores out of 40 are converted to the IELTS 9-band scale. Scores are reported in whole and half bands.

Reading

You will need to read quickly and efficiently, and manage your time. You will be asked to read three different passages and respond to related questions in your IELTS Reading test. The content of the Reading test is different for IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training tests.

The IELTS Reading test is designed to assess a wide range of reading skills, including how well you

  • read for the general sense of a passage
  • read for the main ideas
  • read for detail
  • understand inferences and implied meaning
  • recognise a writer’s opinions, attitudes and purpose
  • follow the development of an argument

Academic Reading

Format: Three long texts which range from the descriptive and factual to the discursive and analytical. These are taken from books, journals, magazines and newspapers.  They have been selected for a non-specialist audience but are appropriate for people entering university courses or seeking professional registration.
Timing: 60 minutes including the transfer time
Number of Questions: 40 questions
Task Types: Fill gaps in a passage of written text or in a table, match headings to written text to diagrams or charts, complete sentences, give short answers to open questions, answer multiple choice questions
Marks: Each correct answer receives one mark. Scores out of 40 are converted to the IELTS 9-band scale. Scores are reported in whole and half bands.

General Training Reading

Format: Extracts from books, magazines, newspapers, notices, advertisements, company handbooks and guidelines. These are materials you are likely to encounter on a daily basis in an English-speaking environment.
Timing: 60 minutes including the transfer time
Number of Questions: 40 questions
Task Types: Fill gaps in a passage of written text or in a table, match headings to written text to diagrams or charts, complete sentences, give short answers to open questions, answer multiple choice questions
Marks: Each correct answer receives one mark. Scores out of 40 are converted to the IELTS 9-band scale. Scores are reported in whole and half bands.

Writing

The IELTS Writing test is designed to assess a wide range of writing skills, including how well you

  • write a response appropriately
  • organise ideas
  • use a range of vocabulary and grammar accurately

Academic Writing

Format: Write in a formal style in the IELTS Academic Writing test. In Task 1 you will be presented with a graph, table, chart or diagram. You will be asked to describe, summarise or explain the information in your own words. This might involve describing and explaining data, describing the stages of a process or how something works, or describing an object or event. In Task 2 you will be asked to write an essay in response to a point of view, argument or problem. You should find the issues interesting and easy to understand.
Timing: The IELTS Writing test takes 60 minutes. Spend 20 minutes on Task 1, and 40 minutes on Task 2. You will need to manage your own time, so make sure you move on to Task 2 after 20 minutes.
Number of Questions: 2 questions
Task Types: Two tasks: Task 1 and Task 2. You will be asked to write at least 150 words for Task 1 and at least 250 words for Task 2
Marks: Your Writing test will be marked by a certificated IELTS examiner. Task 2 is worth twice as much as Task 1 in the IELTS Writing test. Scores are reported in whole and half bands

General Training Reading

Format: The topics used in the IELTS General Training Writing test are of general interest. In Task 1 you will be presented with a situation and asked to write a letter requesting information or explaining the situation. You can write the letter in a personal, semi-formal or formal style. In Task 2 you will be asked to write an essay in response to a point of view, argument or problem. You can use a fairly personal style.
Timing: The IELTS Writing test takes 60 minutes. Spend 20 minutes on Task 1, and 40 minutes on Task 2. You will need to manage your own time, so make sure you move on to Task 2 after 20 minutes.
Number of Questions: 2 questions
Task Types: Two tasks: Task 1 and Task 2. You will be asked to write at least 150 words for Task 1 and at least 250 words for Task 2
Marks: Your Writing test will be marked by a certificated IELTS examiner. Task 2 is worth twice as much as Task 1 in the IELTS Writing test. Scores are reported in whole and half bands

Speaking

You will talk to a certified examiner in the IELTS Speaking test. The test is interactive and as close to a real-life situation as a test can get. A variety of accents may be used, and the test will be recorded.

The content of the IELTS Speaking test is the same for both the IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training tests.

The IELTS Speaking test is designed to assess a wide range of skills.

The examiner will want to see how well you can

  • communicate opinions and information on everyday topics and common experiences; to do this you will need to answer a range of questions
  • speak at length on a given topic using appropriate language
  • organise your ideas coherently
  • express and justify your opinions
  • analyse, discuss and speculate about issues

Make sure that you relax and talk fluently. You will need to speak naturally.

Format

Part 1: The examiner will introduce him or herself and ask you to introduce yourself and confirm your identity. The examiner will ask you general questions on familiar topics, e.g. home, family, work, studies and interests. This section should help you relax and talk naturally.

Part 2: The examiner will give you a task card which asks you to talk about a particular topic, including points to include in your talk. You will be given one minute to prepare and make notes. You will then be asked to talk for 1-2 minutes on the topic. You will not be interrupted during this time, so it is important to keep talking. The examiner will then ask you one or two questions on the same topic.

Part 3: The examiner will ask you further questions which are connected to the topic of Part 2. These questions are designed to give you an opportunity to discuss more abstract issues and ideas.

Timing: 11-14 minutes
Marks: You will be assessed on your performance throughout the test by certificated IELTS examiners. You will be marked on the four criteria: fluency and coherence, lexical resource, grammatical range and accuracy, pronunciation. Scores are reported in whole and half bands.
FAQs

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

How can we get the venue details for the IELTS Examination?

    IELTS is conducted by British Council so the venue details are been given by them 4 days prior to the examination.

How many hours of coaching is given for IELTS ?

        • For Weekdays Batches 6 Weeks & For Weekend Batches 8 Weeks of Training will be Given.

Will the courseware be given by Onebounce or we need to buy?

            • Study material will be given when the candidate enrolls for the coaching

How many mock tests does Onebounce provide?

            • 20 full length mock test are included in coaching at Onebounce.

What is the difference between Academic and General Exams for IELTS?

            • Academic – Candidates who want to go abroad for study purpose to a particular country. General – Candidates who want to go for immigration to a particular country.

What modules do IELTS include?

            • All the test are English proficiency test. They have four sections namely as Listening,Reading, Writing and Speaking.

What is the Difference between IELTS Paper based & Computer Delivered Exam?

            • Paper based exam is offline exam and computer delivered exam is online exam.

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