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Get ready for at-home testing with IELTS Online… coming your way soon!

Do you wish you could be one step closer to your study abroad goals and take your English test from the comfort of your own home? Very soon it will be possible.

23 March 2022

IELTS announces at-home testing option

Test takers around the world will have the option to take their secure test online when IELTS Online launches in early 2022.

04 October 2021
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Unlocking Your Potential with IELTS One Skill Retake: A Conversation with an experienced IELTS instructor, Hideo Kodama

We unpack One Skill Retake with Hideo Kodama, an experienced IELTS instructor at LINGO L.L.C., who recently took Listening with One Skill Retake.

10 January 2024
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01 April 2023

UNSW Foundation Studies Program in Kyoto

Kyoshin, the IDP-IELTS venue in Kyoto, has formed a partnership with UNSW! Special seminar on "School Information Session & IELTS Study Methods" will be held.

28 June 2022
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【New Computer-delivered test venue opens at Kyoto University】Books for March are now open☆Aim to achieve your target band score at the new, clean test venue

24 February 2022
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【IELTS】Open House at IDP-IELTS Tokyo Test centre

Only IDPs can see the test center in advance! A clean computer-delivered IELTS testing room near the station. Comfortable noise-canceling headphones!

22 February 2022
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IELTS entry scores

Planning to sit an IELTS exam for studying abroad or migration? Here's what you need to know about minimum entry scores.

15 September 2021
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Introducing IELTS Prepare

We are proud to announce the launch of IELTS Prepare – a one-stop-shop for all official IDP IELTS preparation materials.

02 July 2021
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How to successfully book an IDP IELTS test

Find out how to book your IELTS test and key documents you need to successfully complete the process.

01 July 2020

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