Every year, more than two million people take international exams with help from the British Council. Students and professionals gain qualifications that can open doors at leading academic institutions and improve their employment prospects around the world. Choose from the options below.
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IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is the world’s most popular English language test. More than 2 million IELTS tests are taken each year.
IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration
If you are applying for a visa to move to or stay in the UK, you can choose one of the tests to prove your level of English.
Cambridge English exams
Cambridge English Language Assessment provides a wide range of exams and qualifications for learners and teachers of English recognised by schools, universities and employers.
Aptis - Assess English Skills
Choose Aptis to assess more people more efficiently and raise international English language standards in your organisation.
Professional qualifications and university admission tests
We offer university admission tests and professional exams that you can sit in our centres in Italy. We guarantee high quality standards, confidentiality and security. Tests for companies.
Information for schools, universities and institutions
Our relationship with schools and foreign language centres is of the greatest importance to us. Find out how you can partner with us for the promotion and delivery of UK exams in Italy.
Why take an exam with the British Council?
Find out about the advantages of taking an exam with the British Council and which exam is right for you depending on the English language level.