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IELTS Pretest

IDP Education Middle East conducts free IELTS pretests to help candidates practice for IELTS test. The pretests are currently available only in Saudi Arabia, and will soon be offered in other cities around the Middle East.

What is an IELTS Pretest?

A preliminary test that contains tasks similar to those in the IELTS test. The test helps candidates determine if they are sufficiently prepared for their IELTS tests.


IELTS pretests are available for only two IELTS General Training test components: Reading and Writing

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Why should you take an IELTS Pretest?

An IELTS Pretest will give you the chance to practice taking IELTS test with confidence

You will answer tasks similar to those in the real test.

Your answers will be reviewed by an IELTS expert and you will know which parts of the test you need to practice more.

Who can take the free IELTS Pretest?

Candidates who book their IELTS tests with IDP IELTS are eligible to take the pretest free of charge.