IELTS is the world’s
most popular high stakes English language test, accepted for study, work and migration.
The test measures proficiency to communicate in English across all four
language skills – listening, reading, writing and speaking.Below you can find the official website of the IELTS:www.ieltsessentials.com
The test was taken
by more than 2,000,000 candidates in the last 12 months.
More than 8000
institutions and organisations worldwide accept IELTS results as a trusted and
valid indicator of ability to communicate in English. These include
universities, colleges, professional registration bodies, employers and
IELTS results are
accepted by more than 3000 institutions and programs in the US.
IELTS is the only
English language test where your Speaking test is one-on-one with an examiner
in a private room where you will not be interrupted by other test takers. No
computers, no technical problems and no distractions
IELTS is jointly
owned by British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge English Language
version do I require?
IELTS is available
in two versions - an academic version and a non-academic version. These are
known as IELTS Academic and General Training.
The version of the
test you take – and the score you require – will depend on your visa
requirements and the requirements of the institution where you plan to study or
IELTS Academic measures English
language proficiency needed for an academic, higher learning environment.
choose IELTS Academic if you want to:
Study or train at a
university or college at undergraduate or postgraduate level.
Gain registration in
a professional organisation (e.g. medical, nursing, accounting, engineering)
IELTS General Training measures
English language proficiency in a practical, everyday context.
You may choose IELTS
General Training if you want to:
train in secondary education or a training program.
You can check
results online (to access your results you need to enter your
Candidate ID issued on the test date, your date of birth and registered ID).
Please note that
results are available after 1pm on the day of release.
The Test Result Form
(TRF) is published 13 days after the test date.
If you wish to
authorise someone to collect your TRF you need to send an IELTS Authorisation
Form, a copy of your passport and the person collecting must present an original
photo ID and a copy of the same for our records.
You will receive
only one original TRF. You can request up to 5 copies of your TRF to be sent to
IELTS recognising organisations free of charge within one month from the result
The Test Result Forms
are valid for two years from the Test Date.
Candidates can get
their examination results via SMS on the same date the results are published.
This service is FREE of charge and interested candidates may contact the
IELTS department or download the form HERE for information and relevant forms.