IELTS Listening

In this section, you can find all the essential information about the IELTS Listening test, learn how the IELTS Listening test is scored, and see useful practice tests, tips, and strategies to improve your listening skills.

Information about the IELTS Listening test

IELTS Listening test is made to assess you listening abilities. This module is the same for Academic and General IELTS.

Time 40 minutes
Questions 40
Sections 4

The Listening module takes 40 minutes: 30 min for testing and 10 min for transferring your answers to the answer sheet.

There are 40 questions in the Listening module, with 10 questions in each section. Sections get increasingly difficult.