If you belong to a non-English speaking country and
if you are willing to study or work in the United Kingdom,
Australia or Canada you need to appear an English language
aptitude test: International English Language Testing
System (IELTS). If you secure the required score in
the Test, you will be allowed to study or work in the
country of your choice.
IELTS is owned by three reputable, international organizations:
University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations (Cambridge
ESOL), British Council and IDP Education Australia:
IELTS Australia. It adopts the highest quality control
and security procedures. More than 6000 organizations,
including many government departments and universities,
rely on IELTS. The IELTS scoring system is recognized
worldwide, giving you a truly international result.
The test measures the candidates aptitude to
communicate in English across all four language skills
Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking.