IELTS is the acronym for International English Language Testing System, an examination in English language, jointly conducted by the British Council and IDP Australia in different centres all over the world.
A good score in this examination is an essential requirement for those who plan to study, work or migrate abroad where English is the language of communication, such as the UK, the USA, Australia, New Zealand and so on. Many employers in Gulf countries also give weightage to IELTS qualification in their selection process.
This test measures the candidate’s ability to communicate in English across all four language skills; Listening comprehension, Reading comprehension (academic topics), writing and speaking.
IELTS test is available globally and is recognized internationally by immigration authorities and government departments in almost all English speaking countries. Universities and other institutions of higher learning in many countries recognize and use IELTS scores for their admission process.
The test centres in Kerala at present are: Trivandrum, Kottayam, Kochi, and Thrissur.
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