General Writing


  • 2 Parts
  • 2 Questions
  • 60 minutes (20 mins + 35 mins + 5 mins)

~This module varies for Academics and General Training~

This segment comprises mainly 2 tasks.Task 1 is required to be completed in 20 minutes and task 2 in 35 minutes. It is always advisable to take 5 minutes at the end for proofreading,to avoid possible spelling and grammar mistakes.



Letter Writing

  • Candidates are asked to respond by writing a letter (formal/informal/semi formal) depending on a given situation.
  • Evaluated on the basis of :
    • Participate in personal correspondence
    • Bring out and render general factual information.
    • Convey needs,likes and dislikes
    • Express opinions,complaints etc

Essay Writing

  • The entrants are presented with a viewpoint,contretemps or arguments.
  • Evaluated on the basis of
    • Ability to put forward solutions to problems
    • Express and justify opinions
    • Compare and differentiate statements
    • Examine and challenge ideas,evidence or arguments.