FOR OVERSEAS EDUCATION
IELTS : International English Language Testing System
IELTS was introduces in 1989 to help assess English Skills of applicants who wish to study in English Language. The Test is conducted by British Council and IDP Australia. The Test is also used for immigration and employment purpose. So Student has to select from the Following Two Tests
The Academic Ielts Test
This test is for individuals who would like to plan their study in any Foreign Country in English either Undergraduate or Post graduate level. The countries Include Britain (UK), Canada, Germany, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and some universities in USA. Test result is valid for two years from the date of the Test taken.
The General Training Ielts Test
This test is suitable for individuals who require more general level use of English for colleges, high schools, and employment or immigration purpose. The result of this test is also valid for two years from the date of the test taken.
IELTS Test is divided into four sections
Each section has a score of 0- 9 scale and 9 means expert user of English. The desired score varies from university to university but minimum 6.0 average score is required in all sections. Post graduate courses ask for 6.5 to 7.00 average score. For employment and immigration minimum score required is 7.00 averages.
The Tests are conducted every month and the dates are generally available fifteen days prior to the Test dates. For Test dates you can contact SEICCO or British Council or IDP Australia or visit websites.
Difference between Academic & General Training IELTS Tests
Listening and Speaking Sections are the same for both the Academic and The General Training IELTS tests but Reading and writing Sections are different. For more information visit websites.
IELTS Examination Fees
The examination fees for IELTS are Rs.9300 since February 2013
TOEFL : TEST OF ENGLISH AS FOREIGN LANGUAGE
The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is a standardized Test that measures the English proficiency of students who wish to enter college and university programs in United States of America and Canada. TOEFL is produced and administered by Educational Testing Service, a professional Test development organization in Princeton, New Jersey,USA.
TOEFLibt is internet based test introduced in September 2005 and is for a duration 3.0 hours long with 10 minutes break after two sections. Before this TOEFL was Computer based Test TOEFL,CBT.
TOEFL Test is divided into four sections
|Reading section||60 minutes||score 30|
|Listening section||40 minutes||score 30|
|Speaking section||20 minutes||score 30|
|Writing section||50 minutes||score 30|
|Total Time||3 hours||Total score 120|
For more information on TOEFLibt visit TOEFL website at www.ets.org/toefl
The desired score to get admission to any good ranked university is above 100 out of 120. That means in each section the average score should be 25. Above 100 score is recognized to get admitted in top ranked universities.
The examination fees for TOEFL is $165
GRE : GRADUATE RECORDS EXAMINATION
GRE computer based Test is revised from 1st August 2011 and consists of six sections.
|Two Analytical Writing Sections||30 minutes per section|
|Two Verbal Reasoning Sections||30 minutes per section|
|Two Quantitative Reasoning sections||35 minutes per section|
|Unscored section||30 -35 minutes per section|
|Total Time for the Test||3 hours 45 minutes|
GRE is produced and administered by Educational Testing Service, a professional Test development organization in Princeton, New Jersey,USA.
GRE revised General Test scores are as under:
|Analytical Writing section||0 – 6 score scale|
|Verbal Reasoning section||130 – 170 score scale|
|Quantitative reasoning section||130 – 170 score scale|
|Total Score||260 – 340 score scale|
|Desirable score||280 – 340 score scale|
The ideal score according to new pattern of GRE should be more than more than 300. If 300 or more score is achieved, then the top ranked university admissions are possible.
GRE Test dates
GRE Tests are conducted throughout the year on the continuous basis in the United States of America, Canada and other regions of the world. For more information on GRE revised General Test, visit GRE website at www.ets.org/gre
GMAT: GENERAL MANAGEMENT ADMISSION TEST
GMAT is standardized Test, conducted on line, designed to help admissions officers to evaluate how suitable individual applicants are for their graduate business and management programs. It measures basic analytical writing skills, verbal reasoning and mathematical skills that test taker has developed over a long period of time through education and work experience. GMAT does not measure a person’s knowledge of specific fields of study. It will assess individual’s acquired skills.
GMAT test consists of four sections
|Two Analytical Writing sections||30 minutes per section|
|Quantitative Section||75 minutes|
|Verbal section||75 minutes|
|Total time of Test||210- 220 minutes including 10 min. break|
GMAT Test scores are as under
|Analytical Writing section||0 – 6 score scale|
|Verbal Reasoning section||200-400 score scale|
|Quantitative reasoning section||200-400 score scale|
|Total score||400- 800 score scale|
|Desirable score||600 – 800 score scale|
GMAT Test dates
GMAT Tests are conducted throughout the year on the continuous basis in the United States of America, Canada and other regions of the world. For more information on MAT Testst, visit GMAT website at www.mba.com
SAT : SCHOLASTIC ADMISSION TEST
SAT is the Test conducted by College Board based in USA. . This is most widely taken standardized written test in USA for undergraduate admissions and is conducted all over the world.. SAT test includes Critical Reading section, Writing skills section and Quantitative section. SAT is conducted 6 times a year on specific dates starting from October ending June.
SAT Test Format
|Three sections of Critical Reading||25 minutes two sections and 20 mins. One section|
|Three sections of Quantitative||25 minutes two sections and 20 mins one section|
|Three sections of Writing||25 minutes two sections and 10 mins. One section|
|Experimental section||25 minutes (Not considered for score)|
|Total time for the Test||4 hours approximate.|
SEICCO’S TEST PREPARATION
- Expert Coaching
- Experienced Faculties
- Personal Attention
- Individual Guidance
- Small Batches
- Convenient Timings
- Books & Right Course Material
- Teaching Strategies for High Score
- Excellent Results Assured
- Proven Track Record of ten years
SEICCO’S ASSESSMENT METHOD
- Diagnostic Assessment
- Continuous Assessment during the course
- Regular Practice Tests
- Practice of Reading & Writing Sections
- Guidance & Demonstration for Listening & Speaking
- Student’s weak Areas indentified & improved
- Full length Mock Tests
- Final Test Tips & Strategies
COMMUNICATION SKILLS COURSES
- Basic English Grammar- Level I
- Conversational English- Level II
- Group Discussion & Personal Interview Training
- Public Speaking & Presentation Skills- Level III
- Personality Development, Neuro Linguistic Programming
- Chinese – Basic, Intermediate, Advanced
- German – A1, A2, B1, B2 (Max Muller Bhavan’s Courses)
- Spanish – Basic, Intermediate
- French – Basic, Intermediate
SPOKEN ENGLISH – NLP PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT
- Confidence building
- Personality development
- Preparation for GD & PI
- Excellent English speaking courses available.
- Excellent material
- Innovative teaching methods for guaranteed success
- Programming of mind to get success