IELTS testing in the United Kingdom and Ireland has restarted in line with local government guidelines, with special health and safety arrangements to protect test takers and staff.
See IELTS for UKVI locations and the latest opening dates below to book your test.
IELTS for UKVI Academic and General Training and IELTS Life Skills are approved Secure English language tests (SELT) by the UK Home Office for visa applications to the UK.
All British universities and colleges accept IELTS Academic results. This means you may not need to take an IELTS for UKVI (Academic) test but can submit an IELTS Academic result. Before booking your test, make sure to check which test you need with the organisations you are applying to.