Want to study in the USA? IELTS can help you get there!

Each year, thousands of US colleges and universities accept hundreds of thousands of students from around the world. If you want to study in the USA, IELTS can help. IELTS is the world’s most popular English test for people who want to live, work or study in another country. Accepted by more than 3,300 institutions in the US, your IELTS test score can help you achieve the goal of getting a place at a US college or university.


Start here

  • See how the U.S. college admissions process works
  • Know how to choose the best university or college for you
  • Discover how IELTS can improve your chance of being accepted at a U.S. college or university.



Scholarship to study

  • You may be eligible for financial assistance to study in the U.S.
  • In 2012-2013, international students received $8.8 billion in financial assistance from U.S. sources
  • Access tools and resources to research the different sources of funding that might be available to you

Book an IELTS test

IELTS is accepted and trusted by 3000 institutions in the USA and opens doors to education and employment in the US. Take your IELTS test with British Council and gain your passport to international opportunity and global mobility.

Find your nearest IELTS test location with our interactive search facility and take the IELTS test in the country of your choice.




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