Which IELTS test is right for you?

Check with the organisations you wish to apply to before you book your test!

There are IELTS tests to choose from:

  • IELTS Academic
  • IELTS General Training
Please note that if you are taking IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) purposes then additional options (and rules) are applicable. Visit what is IELTS for UKVI for relevant information.

 

Make sure you know which test you need before you book.

What do you want to do?
The version you need

I want to:

  • study at university at undergraduate or postgraduate level; or
  • join a professional organisation in an English-speaking country
You should take IELTS Academic

I want to:

  • train or study at below degree level
  • work or undertake work-related training in an English-speaking country
  • emigrate to an English-speaking country
You should take IELTS General Training

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