You can choose to take IELTS on a computer for both the General Training and Academic tests. The test format, question types, time allocated to each test part and content is the same for both Computer-delivered IELTS and the IELTS Paper-based test.  Your test day experience is a little different to that of the Paper-based test. If you choose to complete your IELTS test on a computer, you will do the Reading, Listening and Writing parts of the test using a computer. All answers will be typed on the screen. You will also be able to write notes on a notes sheet during the Listening test. The IELTS Speaking test remains the same, with a face-to-face interview with an examiner. The Speaking test will be completed either just before, or just after the Reading, Listening and Writing test.  Taking IELTS on a computer has many benefits. For example, your results arrive a lot faster. With Computer-delivered IELTS your results will be available within 3 to 5 business days. 


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