INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING SYSTEM
IELTS is accepted for both study and migration by governments in English Speaking Countries than any other English language Test
IELTS is co-owned and was co-created by a global partnership of education and language experts: the British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and the University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations (Cambridge ESOL). Our commitment to quality and reliability is why IELTS is accepted and preferred by thousands of top colleges, universities, professional registration bodies and employers in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, UK and the US.
One can choose from two types of IELTS test: Academic or General Training, depending on whether he wants to study, work or migrate. Both modules are made up of four parts – Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. IELTS results are graded on the unique IELTS 9-band scale.
Academic – Institutions of Higher and Further Education. The Academic format is, for those who want to study or train in an English-speaking university or Institutions of Higher and Further Education. Admission to undergraduate and postgraduate courses is based on the results of the Academic test.
General Training – for school, work or migration. The General Training format focuses on basic survival skills in broad social and workplace contexts. It is typically for those who are going to English-speaking countries to do secondary education, work experience or training programs.
Since 1989,IELTS has been proven and trusted worldwide to provide a secure,global,authentic and customer focused test which measures ability to communicate in English.More than 6000 education institutes,faculties,government agencies and professional organisations around the world recognise IELTS scores as a trusted and valid indicator of ability to communicate in english