Listening, Reading, Writing & Speaking – IELTS Test Format

The IELTS test is used to assess the abilities of the student like listening, reading, writing and speaking in less than three hours of time. It is a widely accepted test and has two types one is the IELTS Academic and the other is IELTS General training. The listening and speaking sections of both the tests are the same but the subject matter of the reading and writing components differ depending on the type of test you appear for. The listening reading and writing are completed on the same day without any breaks in between them. However, the speaking component can be completed up to a week before or after the other tests which will be informed to you by your test center. The duration of the test is 2 hours and 45 minutes. The test format of all the four sections is described as below.


Student Visa for Canada

In order to study in Canada, students need to obtain a Canadian study permit, which is also known as Canadian student visa for the duration of their academic stay.

Canadian Student Visa

A student needs a study permit for studying and living in Canada. A student permit has to be renewed after some period of time, some of the benefits of the student permit are: […]


Malaysia: Your Choice of Destination When Studying Abroad

Malaysia Welcomes International Students

With more than 30 years of experience in international education, our unique well structured higher education system offers YOU the opportunity to pursue an international qualification at a competitive rate. You can choose from US, UK, Australian or Malaysian academic qualifications designed with flexibility and affordability in mind.

At the beginning of 2010, there were more than 80,000 international students from more than 100 countries pursuing courses ranging from diplomas, English language course, degree to PhDs at private higher educational institutions, public universities and foreign university branch campuses in Malaysia. The confidence of students across the globe in choosing Malaysia as an international education destination is evident. […]


IELTS Listening Preparation

There are four sections in the listening test. Each section has 10 questions, making a total of 40 questions. The sections become progressively harder. The answers to the questions come in the same order as the information on the recording. The whole test lasts about 30 minutes, including the instructions, your reading and listening time, and the time allowed for transferring your answers from the questions paper to an answer sheet. The instructions are included on the recording. […]


Study in Malaysia – Vatslya

Follow a degree abroad in Malaysia and you will gain an international qualification that is recognized worldwide. International students coming to Malaysia enjoy quality education, an enriching student experience and benefit of low cost of living and affordable tuition fees.

Ranked in the top 20 most preferred study destination in the world among international students by UNESCO, in Malaysia you will be exposed to multiple languages, cultures and traditions and you will find numerous interesting places to explore. […]


9 Malaysian Institutions Receive Six-Star Rating from MyQUEST

The rating certificate was presented by Higher Education Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh, he also revealed that the evaluation is mainly measured by these three aspects: the quality of an institution, the programs and practices of private higher education institution with the status of a college.

“In December 2014, 238 of the 406 private university participated in the rating, and out of the 235 private colleges that are qualified for auditing, 199 private colleges were granted the rating.” he said.

Besides, he also suggested that apart from raising the reputation for those colleges which have a high rating, it increases the public confidence towards the quality of local higher education as well. […]


Admission Process for Study in Malaysia

To be assured of obtaining the best quality advice about the opportunities available for studying in Malaysia students should register with Vatslya. After registration all students will be carefully guided through a number of key stages, maximizing their chances of getting admission in the institutions of their choice. This is how we, at Vatslya, work on the Malaysia admissions process. […]


IELTS Speaking Preparation

The Speaking Module consists of a face-to-face interview with an examiner. The examiner will lead the candidate through the three parts of the test: an introduction and interview, an individual long turn where the candidate speaks for one to two minutes on a particular topic, and a two-way discussion thematically linked to the individual long turn. This interview will last for approximately 11-14 minutes. The examiner records the interview. […]


How to avoid visa rejection for Canada?

The first step to study at a Canadian university is to apply for a student visa. Many times despite everything being in place, students fail  because of visa rejection. To avoid such undesirable events, knowledge of top reasons that could lead to visa rejection should be known. The reason can be one or more than one depending upon the candidate. Usually the case officer follows the main pursuant to the IRP Act while approving the visa applications. […]