Format and Duration

Each IBT test is made up of either 40 or 45 multiple choice type questions.

Each of the three IBT subjects is assessed on a separate test paper. Schools may choose to have students sit tests in one, two or all three subjects.

Subject Test Level No of Questions Test Duration
English 3 to 6
7 to 10
40
45
60 minutes
60 minutes
Mathematics 3 to 6
7 to 10
40
45
60 minutes
60 minutes
Science 3 to 6
7 to 10
40
40
60 minutes
60 minutes