Score Calculator

Use the IELTS Score Calculator in the program to find out your current band score, so you can see how much work you need to do.

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1. Start the Free Version

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2. Try the tests

Click on Reading and then the Test Practice tab. Try a free Reading mock test. Then try a free Listening test. Use the Answer Key to score your tests.

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3. Check your IELTS band

Click on Resource Bank on the Road to IELTS Home page. Input your scores to predict your IELTS band. Now you can plan your study time more effectively.

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