IELTS means International English Language Testing System,and has been designed to assess the language ability of candidates who need to study or work where English is the Official language of communication. candidates below 16years of age can not participate for this exam as they are considered under-age. Many academic institutions, employers and immigration authorities require you to have a certain IELTS score before your application is accepted.

IELTS test is necessary only if you want to work, study or emigrate abroad and an IELTS score is required either by the organization you are going to or the immigration authorities. Most people take the IELTS test as a prerequisite for work or admission into colleges and universities where English is used or required.

IELTS is jointly managed by University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations (Cambridge ESOL), British Council and IDP Education Australia. Thus the result is recognized by universities and employers in many countries.


Parts of the IELTS test, namely the reading and writing modules differ, depending on whether you are taking the Academic or General Training version. Academic is for those wanting to study abroad while General Training is aimed at those wishing to emigrate or work abroad.

  • The Academic IELTS exam is the more advanced test.
    This version is generally used to determine whether candidates are qualified to enroll in undergraduate and graduate academic programs where English is the medium of instruction.
  • The General IELTS exam is the simpler test
    It focuses on basic survival skills in social and educational contexts. It is generally requested for candidates applying for immigration, working in certain professions, or studying at a non-degree level.


IELTS is recognized by universities and employers in many countries, including Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, the UK and the USA. It is also recognized by professional bodies, immigration authorities and other government agencies.


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