The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is a test which evaluates a candidate's proficiency for higher education and global migration. IELTS is organized by British Council, IDP & Cambridge English Language Assessment. There are more than 1,200 test centres and locations in over 140 countries. IELTS Exam is accepted worldwide with speakers of English as proof of their proficiency. If any student worldwide plans to enrol at a university or college, apply to business organisations, register for a visa from government agencies in countries as the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, the IELTS test can help you achieve your education, career or life goals.
The Academic IELTS is required for university or college admission, while the General Training IELTS is meant for career and immigration purposes. The chief purpose of the IELTS EXAM is to assess the competency of English language of those people who either wish to work or study in areas where English is used as the only means of communication. With a number of people aiming for higher education abroad these days, IELTS has become one of the most popular English language assessment tests taken by students for studying abroad.
IELTS is recommended & conducted for people seeking overseas education or job opportunities in English-speaking countries so that they are able to overcome the linguistic gap and obtain communication efficiently. Although IELTS is not compulsory in a number of foreign universities for admissions but students are urged to remember that not having passed the IELTS may lessen their chances of getting a student VISA as the officials would not be able to assess their competency in English.