About IELTS

About IELTS

IELTS is the International English Language Testing System, the world’s most popular English language proficiency test for higher education and global migration

IELTS was one of the pioneers of four skills English language testing over 21 years ago, and continues to set the standard for English language testing today. 

Over 9,000 organisations around the world trust and recognise IELTS as a secure, valid and reliable indicator of true-to-life ability to communicate in English for education, immigration and professional accreditation.  

More than 2 million IELTS tests were taken in the last year and IELTS examination services are provided through more than 800 test centres and locations in over 140 countries.

IELTS is jointly owned by British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge English Language Assessment. For more information visit the IELTS Partner website www.ielts.org.

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