04-06-2015, 03:51 PM
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is the most popular English language test in the world. More than 2 million IELTS tests are taken every year.
Taking IELTS open gates can help you to live, study and work throughout the world. More than 9,000 organizations around the world accept IELTS, including governmental institutions, academic and employment. In fact, it is the only IELTS English test accepted for immigration purposes to all countries that need it.
IELTS is designed to help you use English in your new life abroad. It evaluates your skills all effectviely of English, including listening, reading, writing and speaking.
The most effective way to test your abilities in English conversation is facing. IELTS English language test is the most widely accepted with a one-to-one talks to assess communication skills in English.
Designed by experts in evaluating English and confidence around the world, you can be sure that the IELTS assessment will provide a consistent and correct your English skills.
On 22 may, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the United Kingdom has issued recommendations on secure English language testing (Selt joins eight) vendors. We encourage you to check out the full text and faqs here.
If you are applying for a visa to move to or remain in the United Kingdom, there is an IELTS test for you. You can find more information in our IELTS for United Kingdom Visas and immigration section.
Why take the British Council IELTS?
The British Council has more than 75 years of experience teaching and English language testing. We helped people in more than 130 countries acquire English language skills to help them make the most of their opportunities in life. This is a lot of experience, and means that if you take an English test with us, you can be assured that you will be well kept.
Here are just a few reasons why millions of people have taken the IELTS with British Council:
Expert support: from books to videos and interactive online courses, you have access to the best training materials to help you do well in the test.
Free resources: Road to IELTS is popular British Council preparation course online. When you register for an IELTS test with us you also have access to 30 hours of free training.
Dates and locations of drawers: organize tests sessions three times a month in convenient locations. This gives you more options for when you take the test.
Easy booking: you can book IELTS online with ease.
Rapid results: we guarantee you will be able to see the results online within just 13 days after taking the test.
Special arrangements: your English language ability will be assessed objectively, regardless of disabilities or special needs you may have. Learn more about how we can make special arrangements. Please note, you will need a medical certificate issued in the past two years at the time of registration.