IELTS is the world’s most popular English test for higher education and global migration.
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is the world’s most popular English language test. 2 million tests were taken last year. Taking IELTS can help you live, study and work around the world.
More than 9,000 organisations worldwide accept IELTS for education, employment and emigration. IELTS is the only test accepted for immigration purposes by all countries that require one.
The IELTS test is designed to reflect how you will use English in your new life abroad, and, in less than three hours, it will assess all of your English skills: Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking.
IELTS is the most widely accepted English language test with a one-on-one speaking test to assess your English language communication skills.
Developed by some of the world’s leading experts in English language assessment, you can be sure that IELTS will give a fair and consistent assessment of your English skills.
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WHY TAKE IELTS WITH THE BRITISH COUNCIL?
The British Council has more than 75 years’ experience teaching and testing English. We have more than 500 test locations around the world. We helped people in more than 90 countries gain English language qualifications that help them make the most of their chances in life. That’s a lot of experience, and it means that if you take an English language test with us, you can be confident that you’ll be well looked after.
FIVE REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD TAKE IELTS WITH THE BRITISH COUNCIL:
Expert support: from videos and books to online interactive courses, you have access to the best preparation materials to help you do well in your test
- Free resources: Road to IELTS is the British Council’s popular online preparation course. When you register for an IELTS test with us you also get access to 30 hours of free training.
- Convenient test dates, locations and venues.
- Easy booking.
- Fast results: you will be able to see your results online within just 13 days of the date you take your test.
**IELTS is jointly owned by the British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge English Language Assessment.
British Council IELTS Prize 2015
The British Council IELTS Prizes are awarded to high-calibre individuals with the motivation to develop their career, and who demonstrate the potential to contribute to society what they have gained from their undergraduate or postgraduate study experience locally or overseas.
Please check out British Council IELTS Prize 2015 for further details.