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About us

The English test chosen by a community of more than 3 million each year

IELTS has been testing English language for more than 25 years. In that time, we've developed a substantial community of more than 3 million people each year.

Achieve your dreams with the English language

Just like you, people choose IELTS to support their study, migration, and professional ambition. They know IELTS is accepted at more than 10000 organisations globally and is the most respected test of English in the world.

Today, IELTS is available at more than 1,100 test centres globally, including 50 in Australia, with 48 IELTS test dates a year. You’ll join the largest English testing community in the world when you take your test with IELTS.

Why choose IELTS?

Face-to-face Speaking Test

Speak with a real person, just like real life! They can slow down, repeat and clarify questions, and won’t ‘time out’ on you.

Extensive practice material

Get a free online preparation course with every booking and access a range of official practice material to help you do your best.

Connect with others like you

Connect, learn and share with 2.9 million others just like you who choose IELTS each year.

IELTS Customer Connect
Get help when you need it

Get easy, fast and friendly customer support with our dedicated team of IELTS experts.

Achieve your dreams in Australia with IELTS

IELTS has been the tool of choice for people wanting to live, work and study in Australia for more than 25 years. Find out how you can use IELTS too.

Find a test centre and book your IELTS test online

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