Find out everything you need to know about IELTS exams. Discover why IELTS is important, what IELTS stands for, and how to choose the right test for you.
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is the world's most popular English language test for higher education and global migration.
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IELTS Indicator is our new online test that you can take from the comfort of your home, to help you continue your education journey during the Covid-19 situation.
Prepare for your test with a range of free IELTS study materials and resources from the British Council.
Accept IELTS as an official standard of English at your university or institution.
Whether you hope to live, work or study abroad, IELTS helps you achieve those dreams.
Free resources to help you prepare your students for IELTS.
Apply to become an authorised IELTS registration partner at the British Council.
Our IELTS information seminars will give you all the information and latest updates about IELTS.
Register for our free IELTS teaching webinars which are delivered by English experts. View all upcoming webinars here.