How long does it take to get from zero English to IELTS Band 6.0



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This has got to be the ESL question of all time, how long does it take to master that IELTS exam in order to get your Ban score of 6. Well in a nutshell, with all things being equal, 12 months.

So there I have given you the answer to the question you so often ask, but let me go deeper on this and why it is 12 months.

  1. IELTS is generally an academic test, it asks you to be at a level that they would consider your English to be proficient enough to sit in a university lecture in your first year of university and pretty much understand what is being said. There is of course the IELTS non-academic test which is more related to immigration than university, but that too, though a little easier is some ways, does require the person to maintain…

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