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Why choose IELTS?
Widely accepted by over 10,000 organisations, and developed in close consultation with academic, professional bodies and immigration authorities.
IELTS is the world’s most popular high-stakes English language test with more than 3.5 million tests taken in the last 12 months
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is designed to assess the language ability of people who want to study or work where English is the language of communication.
In just three hours IELTS allows you to assess all four language skills: listening, reading, writing and speaking.
Find the right IELTS test
There are two versions of IELTS:
Academic and General Training.
IELTS Academic test has been developed if you wish to study at university or college as an undergraduate or postgraduate student or join or gain entry into a professional institution.
IELTS General Training test has been developed to test your English in a practical, real-life situation.
You may need IELTS General Training test for entry into secondary education, a college or education training centre, or to migrate to an English speaking country.
Computer-delivered IELTS has arrived in Ireland, Italy, Poland, Spain and Switzerland!
So, what is new about computer-delivered IELTS?
If you choose computer-delivered IELTS test, you will take the Listening, Reading and Writing sections using a computer. The Speaking test will remain face-to-face, as we believe it is the most effective way of assessing your speaking skills and prompts a more lifelike performance.
All other aspects of the test are identical, whether it is taken on paper or on computer.
Receive your results within 5-7 days
Regardless of whether you choose to take the IELTS test on paper or on computer, you will receive the same test report form. You will receive your results within 5-7 days when you sit a computer-delivered test.
Watch this short video to find out what computer-delivered IELTS test takers say
Still the same IELTS test:
Speaking test delivery (face-to-face)
the same as the paper-based test.
*At the end of the Listening test, you will have two minutes to check your answers.