IELTS Scores and Points for Principal Applicant
You can get up to 28 points for your skills in English and French. You will be given points based on your ability to listen, to speak, to read and to write. Out of these 28 points, you can claim full 24 points from IELTS score, if English is your FIRST official language.
If English is your FIRST official language, then you must submit the scores of IELTS. You must meet the minimum level of CLB 7 for your first official language in all four language areas.
Calculate the points that is given below for each module separately, then sum them up, that will be the score you are going to get!
First official language (Maximum 24 points)
|CLB Level||IELTS test results for each ability||Points (per ability)|
|9 and above||7.0 – 9.0||8.0 – 9.0||7.0 – 9.0||7.0 – 9.0||6|
For example: If you have scored following bands: Listening: 7.5, Speaking: 7, Reading: 8, Writing: 6
You will get: Listening: 5, Speaking: 6, Reading: 6, Writing: 4 Total: 21 points