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Western Australia expanded the 2022-23 skilled occupation list to provide international students a migration pathway

Western Australia Skilled Migration update for subclass 190 and subclass 491 visas. Now includes health practitioners, IT professionals and cooks. Learn more.

Six daily habits for a higher Speaking band score

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The difference between IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training

IELTS provides you with a choice between the Academic and General Training tests. So which one should you book? Let's find out.

Meet Catherine: From IELTS test taker to marketer at IDP

From Macau to marketer in Australia, read about Catherine's journey with IELTS and IDP