Time Management Tips For IELTS, PTE And TOEFL

If you are preparing for English proficiency exams like IELTS, PTE or TOEFL, you would be aware how important is it to manage time and finish the test on time.  Since all these are time bound tests, the candidates are required to complete the test on time.  All these tests measure the proficiency of the candidates in listening, reading, writing and speaking modules.  In this article, the experts of Kingsway Immigration will share several useful tips that can help students manage their time effectively on the test day.

Practice before– Practising before the test day will help you know what kind of questions you can encounter. This will let you know which questions take you more time and which questions take less time.  Accordingly, you can learn to manage your time. You can spend more time on the hard questions and less time on easy questions.

Develop a strategy– Each question in IELTS, PTE or TOEFL require a strategy to solve.  Therefore, develop a strategy on how to deal with different question in the test. This will not only help you save time but also answer the questions correctly.

Make a Guess– You may encounter questions, whose answers may not be known to you.  Do not spend more than 2 minutes on a question. If it is taking more than 2 minutes, make a guess, mark the question for review and move on. You can spend this time on the questions whose answers may be known to you.

Do not stick to questions- Many students make a mistake of sticking to the questions.  They read the questions again and again to confirm if they have understood it right.  This can lead to wastage of time.  Read each question once and move on to the others.

Keep an eye on clock/timer– If you are appearing for IELTS, keep an eye on the clock and on timer situated on the upper right hand corner of the computer screen in case of PTE to know much time is remaining.

All these tips can definitely help you manage your time for the IELTS, PTE or TOEFL and complete the test on time.  Join Kingsway Immigration to get the best coaching in Chandigarh.


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