IELTS takes you places

An IELTS qualification means different things to different people. Whether you’re looking to move abroad to study, progress in your career or to start a new life with your family, IELTS is your ticket to get there. 

If you’re planning on going to the UK, Canada, the US, Australia, Germany or any other destination, we can help you get there. More than 10,000 organisations globally trust IELTS, so when you take the test you can be confident that it is recognised by educational institutions, employers, governments and professional bodies around the world.

Before you book your test though, be sure to check which one is right for you.

Follow the below steps to make the best use of your IELTS journey:

Step One: Find out who accepts IELTS

Step TwoWhich test should I take?

Step Three: Book your test

Step FourHow to prepare

Step FiveYour results 

IELTS means more with the British Council 

Give yourself the best chance of success by taking IELTS with the British Council.  We offer a range of support material to ensure you’re prepared for the test:

Book an IELTS test with the British Council

Book your test at one of our multiple test locations. There are more than 800 official British Council IELTS test centres in more than 140 countries around the world.