IELTS – the International English Language Testing System – is the world’s most popular English language test. Developed by leading experts in language assessment, IELTS evaluates all your English skills: reading, writing, listening, and speaking.

The test reflects how you’ll use English to study, work and live in an English-speaking environment. You can take the test at any of our official test centres across the world.

Study, work and live abroad 

IELTS is accepted by more than 12,000 organisations in over 140 countries. These organisations comprise governments, academic institutions, and employers, with over 3,000 in the USA alone.

Get where you want to go

In most countries where English is the main language, you’ll need evidence of English language skills to apply for jobs and university courses. 

Advance in your career locally

Proving your English language skills with an IELTS test can help you get a better job or a promotion in your home country.

Looking to emigrate?

Your IELTS test results will help you meet your immigration requirements. All immigration authorities that require an English language test, will accept IELTS.  

Choose your IELTS journey

From booking your test to getting your results, you can choose an IELTS route that suits you.