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Student testimonials from the UK

"IELTS is recognised by institutions all over the world and it is stated in their application requirements."

Murni Salina Saharudin, Universiti Selangor, IELTS score 6.5


"British Council IELTS is recognised all over the world."

Muhammad Ruslan, International Islamic University of Malaysia, IELTS score 6.5


"I chose British Council IELTS because it was convenient and accessible."

Nasirah Nur Ibrahim, University Teknologi MARA (UiTM), IELTS score 7.5


"Most of my friends recommended IELTS to me."

Nur Hanisah Ali, UiTM, IELTS score 7


"IELTS is an internationally recognised English proficiency test, especially in European countries."

Po Yee Ng, Tunku Abdul Rahman University College, IELTS score 6


"IELTS is highly recommended by teachers."

Meghana Rathanakumar, St. Margaret's Co-educational English Secondary and Primary School, IELTS score 8.5


"British Council IELTS offers better service and great conditions."

Xiongfeng Lei, Shenzhen University, IELTS score 6


"British Council is known for its excellence."

Therese Mangubat, Medical City, IELTS score 7


"British Council has an easy and friendly test registration process."

Darlene Kaye Letrero, Iloilo Mission Hospital, IELTS score 7


"British Council’s reliable staff are very accommodating."

Michael Jay Panes, Capiz Emmanuel HospitalRoyal, IELTS score 7.5


"IELTS is internationally recognised and trusted."

Joanne Apuhin, Philippines, IELTS score 8


"IELTS is much more recognised for my chosen school than other language proficiency tests."

Immanuel Cedrik Forbes, Presidential Management Staff, IELTS score 8


"I trust British Council’s reputation."

Luis Miguel Vitug, V. L. Makabali Memorial Hospital, IELTS score 7


"I took IELTS because I planned to study in a British university. British Council's online study materials were useful and easily accessible for self study."

Arun Kanhirangattil Radhakrishnan, University of Calicut, IELTS score 7.5


"I needed IELTS and British Council is the most common and popular institution offering the test."

Jisoo Ahn, Multinational Chemical Company, IELTS score 7


"I think IELTS is the best way to develop your English. Other tests mainly focus on improving your test-taking skills."

Yunsu Park, Korea University / Prain Global Inc., IELTS score 6


"British Council and IELTS have authority."

Anning Yang, KyungHee University, IELTS score 6


"IELTS seems to be the most accurate test to examine language abilities."

Donggil Baek, Hankuk Academy of Foreign Studies, IELTS score 8.5


"I took IELTS with British Council because it was the first organisation to offer IELTS."

Sutheera Satayaphan, Fine Arts Department, IELTS score 6


"IELTS is a standardised test and well-accepted by various academic institutions around the world."

Nudpanuda Tavechodperathum, Mahidol University, IELTS score 7.5


"IELTS is the most recognised English proficiency test worldwide and I believe it is very beneficial for my future when I apply for jobs or further studies."

Chanoknan Arkkarapatchayaporn, Assumption University of Thailand, IELTS score 6.5


"I took IELTS because it is well-known and I wanted to attend a school with teachers from the UK."

Julia Carbonaro, Bruno Touschek Scientific High School, IELTS score 7.5


"IELTS is the preferred English test for universities in the UK."



"IELTS is accepted worldwide."

SaknaSong, English Language Training Institute, IELTS score 8


"Because I liked the format of IELTS, the test seemed easier."

ArusaShaishana, Muangthong Aluminium Industry co.,ltd., IELTS score 7


"IELTS is authentic and has a high reputation."

Yukai Chen, FJU, IELTS score 7.5


"IELTS is internationally recognised and required by my school."

Yen-Ting Chan, SAE institute Melbourne Campus, IELTS score 7


"The test date suited my schedule."

Szu-Ching Lu, National Cheng Kung University, IELTS score 8


"British Council offered my preferred exam location."

Xhien ChingYip, National Taiwan University, IELTS score 7


"IELTS is widely recognised. I also preferred speaking to a real person instead of a computer for the Speaking test."

Huai-ching Liu, NCCU, IELTS score 7.5


"IELTS with British Council was easily accessible."

Yu-Chi Hu, Stirling, IELTS score 6


"Easy and simple."

Monica Manalu, ABB, IELTS score 7.5


"British Council and IELTS are well-known for their quality. The location is easy to find, and it costs less than some other tests."

Yasmine Khairunnisa, Lambung Mangkurat University, IELTS score 8


"I chose British Council for my IELTS test at the recommendation of a friend."

Rachmat Bayu Nugraha, Islamic University of Indonesia, IELTS score 6


"IELTS has the best reputation among the English language proficiency tests. I took it because I want to apply for MSc in the UK."

Septian Gilang Permana Putra, Institut Teknologi Bandung, IELTS score 7.5


"Friends referred me to IELTS and British Council is close to my home."

Jason Adicendana Tjahyadi, BINUS International University IELTS score 8.5


"My friends recommended I take IELTS at British Council."

Nadya Eka Putri Permadi, XL Axiata, TBk, IELTS score 7


"IELTS is more accepted and authoritative than many other tests."

Xiaowen Huang, Beijing Normal University,Zhuhai, IELTS score 6


"British Council IELTS is an official test organiser with global reputation."

Ching Ki Choi, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, IELTS score 6.5


"British Council and IELTS have a good reputation."

Sarah Tsang, the University of Hong Kong, IELTS score 8.5


"There was great service from registering to attending the test at the British Council."

Yiling Ni, Macau University of Science and Technology, IELTS score 6


"I choose IELTS because I could talk to the examiner when I was taking the speaking exam. He/She could adjust topics based on the level of the candidate. This makes candidates feel more comfortable."

Nga Ieng Wong, Douglas International Education Centre, IELTS score 6.5


"IELTS is internationally recognised."

Dicky Ho, Logos Academy, IELTS score 8


"IELTS is widely accepted in Britain and I had the impression that, in general, it enjoys better merit than other language proficiency tests."

Magnus Korsæth, Li Po Chun United World College, IELTS score 8.5


"IELTS is an internationally-recognised test."

Tse Shan Phoebe Chen, Beacon Collage, IELTS score 7.5


"I chose to take IELTS at British Council because my friends recommended it to me."

Jessica Liew, Methodist College Kuala Lumpur, IELTS score 7


"IELTS is recognised by the university which I intend to apply to."

Magdalene Tan, Foon Yew High School, IELTS score 7