Our free online IELTS mock tests help you improve in IELTS Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. Before you book your real IELTS test, prepare by taking mock IELTS tests based on actual IELTS test questions.
A general rule: you're more likely to get the score you need if you prepare before your test. The full list of official IELTS mock tests, practice tests, and sample questions will help.
Mock tests for IELTS on computer
When you start preparing for IELTS on computer, check these free sample questions that give you an idea of what to expect in the Listening, Reading and Writing parts of the IELTS test.
Mock tests for IELTS on paper (with sample answers) in PDF
If you prefer to do IELTS on paper, we have lots of sample test questions for you, too. Remember, whether you do the test on a computer or on paper, the question types are the same. That means you can use mock test questions from IELTS on Computer to practise for your Paper test.
You can download a mock IELTS Writing, Reading, or Listening test as a pdf file (which is easy when you want to check it later on your phone).
IELTS Speaking mock test (with feedback)
IDP offers one-on-one coaching sessions with an IELTS expert to help you prepare for your test. You will complete a mock IELTS Speaking test and receive a detailed report with tips to improve your spoken English.
Real mock Speaking test with an IELTS Expert
Feedback on your performance
Report with areas where you can improve
IELTS Writing mock test (with feedback)
IELTS Writing Assist is an official IELTS mock Writing test from IDP Education for test takers who need to boost their Writing score. So, what do you get when you buy IELTS Writing Assist?
Complete an official mock writing test online and receive personalised feedback from an IELTS Expert. You get a detailed report on your writing skills indicating your strengths and weaknesses, and strategies for improvement via an action plan.
IELTS Reading mock test (with feedback)
If you are looking for official sample questions from the IELTS Reading test, then IELTS Reading Assist can help you.
With test feedback and expert coaching, IELTS Reading Assist will enhance your reading skills to improve your test performance. Register for Reading Assist, and you get an official mock IELTS Reading test. Complete the test at home, and return it to your IELTS Coach for feedback on your performance.
Full IELTS mock tests (with score)
Are you looking for an online IELTS simulation test? IELTS Progress Check is an official IELTS mock test you can do online, from home.
Completed tests are marked by IELTS trained and qualified markers and you will receive an official feedback report, including an indicative overall test band score as well as a band score for each section of the test (Reading, Listening, Writing & Speaking).
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FAQ about mock tests
Which mock test is the best for IELTS?
There are different IELTS mock tests. Which one of these mock test is best for IELTS? It depends on why what you are preparing for. You can read a full overview on how to access free official IELTS mock tests, but here are our 4 top IELTS mock tests:
IELTS Writing Assist is an official mock writing test, where you get feedback from an expert.
Get access to a real IELTS Speaking mock test where you speak with an IELTS Expert.
Buy IELTS Progress Check, the official online practice test that gives you an indicative band score.
Get your hands on some free sample test questions for IELTS on Computer.
Can I take a mock test for IELTS?
Yes, you can do an official IELTS mock test called IELTS Progress Check. You can do this online practice test from home, under timed exam conditions. And, with this mock test, you get an indicative band score so you know your level before you book the real test!
Is there a full online IELTS mock test?
Yes, you can do an official IELTS mock test called IELTS Progress Check. You can do this online practice test from home, under timed exam conditions. This is a full-lenght version. And, with this mock test, you get an indicative band score so you know your level before you book the real test!
Can I get an IELTS mock test for free?
As the world's leading English language test, IELTS offers more free preparation material than any other test. This includes free access to mock tests and sample questions. For example, you can download real IELTS mock test questions (with model answers in pdf-file format).
More tips to pass IELTS
Okay, you can't really pass or fail IELTS (the test gives you a band score, not a pass/fail score). But there are some tips to get the best possible score. So, some tips for your IELTS test:
We regularly write easy tips in our IELTS resources. Most of these short, easy blog posts give you an insight into the IELTS test with some tricks on getting the score you need for migration, work or study. For example, our Grammar 101 series explains the difference between commonly confused words: believe vs belief or elude vs allude When you start looking, you’ll find a lot of these words that are spelled the same, but have different meanings. They’re called homophones, homographs or homonyms.
Other articles help you with your general English language skills. Do you know how to pronounce “debut?” Our most visited post 50 most commonly mispronounced words provides a good start to help you articulate and enunciate words correctly. We also have some quick guides on understanding verb tenses or how to improve your vocabulary and spelling.
If you are new to IELTS, you can also have a look at some of the pages that explain the test. For example, should you do IELTS Academic or General Training? Or, what test can you take when you look to migrate to Canada? Also, check out the IELTS on computertips.