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IELTS is recognised by more than 10,000 education and training providers worldwide.
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Organisations around the world rely on IELTS to help them select the right people.
Ensuring quality and fairness
An overview of some of the key features of IELTS and how they contribute to reliable, relevant and fair language assessment.
IELTS assessment criteria
Learn more about how IELTS is scored and download the band descriptors which describe written and spoken performance at each of the nine IELTS bands.
Prepare for the test
Once you are familiar with the IELTS test format, you will need to undertake a number of focused preparation activities.