What is CAEL

Canadian Academic English Language

The Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) Assessment is a standardized English language proficiency test that is widely recognized and used by academic institutions in Canada for admission purposes. It is designed to assess the English language skills of non-native English speakers who wish to study at universities and colleges in Canada.

Types of CAEL

CAEL offers two main versions of the test:

CAEL CE(Computer Edition)

DeThis is an online version of the CAEL Assessment, providing the same evaluation of English proficiency but delivered through a computer-based platform.

The CAEL Assessment is available in both a traditional paper-based format and a computer-based format called CAEL CE. The computer edition offers the advantage of quick results and the convenience of online testing.


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Date and Frequency IELTS is conducted year-round with frequent test dates available globally, offering candidates the flexibility to choose a suitable exam date.
Center and Admit Card The IELTS test center provides candidates with an admit card containing essential details for the test day.
Results The IELTS exam provides candidates with official test results after 13 calendar days, showcasing their English language proficiency.
IELTS Bands Validity 2 Years


Four IELTS Modules
* Assesses candidates ability to understand spoken English.
* Four sections with audio recordings of increasing difficulty. .
* Question types include -
-> Multiple Choice
-> Short-answer Questions
-> Sentence Completion
-> Notes/diagram/blanks
-> Matching Information
* Lasts approximately 40 minutes.
* Evaluates candidates written communication skills.
* Two tasks: Task 1 (report or letter) and Task 2 (essay).
* Task 1 Academic version involves describing visual data
* In General Training: it's letter writing. -> Formal Letter
-> Semi Formal Letter
-> Informal Letter
* Task 2 requires writing an essay on a given topic.
-> Agree/ Disagree
-> Compare and Contrast
-> Advantage/ Disadvantage
-> Problem Essays
-> Discussion
* Tests candidates comprehension of written English.
* Three sections with passages of increasing complexity.
* Question types include
-> Multiple-choice Question
-> Short answer Questions
-> Sentence Completion
-> Classification
-> Matching List/ Phrases
-> Choosing heading for paragraph
* Lasts 60 minutes.
* Assesses candidates' oral communication in English.
* Face-to-face interview with an examiner.
* Tests fluency, pronunciation, Lexical Resource and Grammar
* Lasts 11-14 minutes.

Fee Structure for CAEL

 IELTS registration costs in India are now 11,697.72 rupees, although they are subject to change. When arranging a test session, candidates must confirm the fee and pay it using a digital payment method.


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