IELTS Reading Questions
There are three reading passages in the Reading Module with a total of 2,000
to 2,750 words (Academic) or 2,000 to 2,500 words (General Training). All answers
must be entered on an answer sheet during the test. No extra time is allowed to
In the Academic test, texts are taken from magazines, journals, books and newspapers, which have been written for a non-specialist audience. They deal with issues which are interesting and accessible to candidates entering undergraduate or postgraduate courses or seeking professional registration.
In the General test, texts are taken from notices, advertisements, official documents, booklets, newspapers, instruction manuals, leaflets, timetables, books and magazines.