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.
|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 sections with audio recordings of increasing difficulty. .
* Question types include -
-> Multiple Choice
-> Short-answer Questions
-> Sentence Completion
-> Matching Information
* Lasts approximately 40 minutes.
* 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
* Three sections with passages of increasing complexity.
* Question types include
-> Multiple-choice Question
-> Short answer Questions
-> Sentence Completion
-> Matching List/ Phrases
-> Choosing heading for paragraph
* Lasts 60 minutes.
* 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.