Not sure which IELTS test to take? We can help! 

There are different types of IELTS tests you can take. IELTS can help you move around the world, get the job you've always wanted or just demonstrate that you have improved your English. 

The test you should choose depends on what you want to do.

Broadly speaking, there are three test types you can choose from:

Before choosing your IELTS test type, make sure to check which test you need with the organisations you are applying to.

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IELTS Academic

If you are planning to pursue higher education or seek professional opportunities in English-speaking countries, IELTS Academic test is suitable for you. It reflects some features of academic language and assesses whether you have the readiness to begin studies or training.

IELTS Academic is available both on paper and on computer at our test centers, as well as remotely through IELTS Online.

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IELTS General Training

If you are aiming to study at a level below a degree, work in English-speaking countries or your own country, or immigrate to an English-speaking country, the IELTS General Training test is the right choice for you.

IELTS General Training is available both on paper or on computer.

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IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI)

If you are looking to work, study or immigrate to the UK and need a visa, IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration is designed to meet the specific requirements of the UK Home Office. 

You can take IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration on a computer or on paper on demand if you have any special requirements.

Remember: It is important to carefully consider the type of IELTS test you need based on your goals and the requirements of the organisation or institution you are applying to. Make sure to check with them before booking your test to ensure you choose the correct type.