IELTS, the International English Language Testing System, is widely recognized and accepted as a leading English proficiency test by over 10,000 educational institutions, professional organizations, immigration authorities, and employers worldwide. Administered by the IDP education system, the test assesses applicants’ proficiency in four language skills: Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking, drawing participants from around the globe. Individuals aspiring to study or immigrate to English-speaking countries typically take the IELTS test, with over 3 million applicants annually representing over 150 countries pursuing higher education, professional registration, and permanent residency.
The IELTS test comprises two types: IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training. Choosing the appropriate type is crucial for prospective test-takers.