The Impact of IELTS Scores on Performance at University

@inproceedings{Feast2003TheIO,
  title={The Impact of IELTS Scores on Performance at University},
  author={Vicki Feast},
  year={2003}
}
This paper considered two key issues. First, the relationship between English language proficiency, as measured by IELTS tests scores, and performance at University, as measured by Grade Point Average (GPA), was investigated using multi-level analysis. A significant and positive relationship was found. Second, the trade-off between raising IELTS entry scores and the consequent loss of international students was investigated at one South Australian university. Recommendations for raising IELTS… CONTINUE READING

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