Accepted widely across many organizations in 100+ countries, The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is the world’s most popular English language test for non-native English language speakers.
Launched in 1980 by Cambridge English Language Assessment and the British Council, IELTS assesses the ability to read, write, listen and speak English at different places such as work, school and social places at new life abroad.
· Academic: If you wish to go to school or get professional registration in IELTS accepted countries, then this exam should be given
· General: If you wish to go to school or work or attend training or settle in IELTS accepted countries, then this exam should be given
This exam has four main components. Speaking component of this exam can be done either before or after three other exam components (listening, reading and writing) are completed. There are no breaks between the three written components.
For more details about the exam and centers, visit British Council website.