A Two-Day online workshop on “International English Language Testing System” (IELTS) was held at COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI), Islamabad Campus on March 15, 2021 and March 17, 2021. The workshop is part of activities, organized under the program “Information Seminars for Higher Studies Abroad” with the objective to educate and orient CUI prospective candidates with respect to selecting, preparing, financing and applying for higher studies abroad.
The purpose of the workshop was to guide young faculty/staff members and students for preparing the IELTS (Academic). Ms. Saba Bahareen Mansur from the English Language Center-Department of Humanities, Islamabad Campus conducted this workshop and shared tips on how to attempt the different sections of the test.
The Two-Day workshop was divided into four (04) sessions. The workshop started with the recitation of the Glorious Quran followed by an introduction to IELTS. For day one sections on Listening and Speaking were covered and for day two sections on Writing and Reading were covered.
All four sessions were online and interactive and faculty/staff members and students attended the workshop. The participants acknowledged the usefulness of the information provided by the learned trainer.
The workshop was organized by Directorate of Planning, Development and Human Resource Development.