Publications

The IELTS partners publish numerous support materials with in-depth information about IELTS.

Guide for agents

Provides information for education and migration agents so that you can guide your clients through IELTS.

Guide for institutions

Includes an overview of the test format, and helps you to identify the appropriate level of English language proficiency required for your programmes.

Guide for teachers

Provides information about the test, including assessment criteria for the Writing and Speaking tests. It also includes teacher resources for preparing students for IELTS, and introduces professional development opportunities for teachers through examining or research.

Ensuring quality and fairness in international language testing

Includes an overview of some of the key features of IELTS and how they contribute to reliable, relevant and fair language assessment − from the production of test materials, through test delivery, evaluation of test taker performance and test outcomes.

Results Verification Service

Offers guidance on how to register and use the Results Verification Service as part of your application procedures. It also includes a downloadable copy of the Administrator Application Form.

IELTS Life Skills guide for test takers and agents

Provides an overview of the test levels, format and focus. It also offers information on registration, preparation and results.

IELTS Life Skills guide for teachers

Includes information about the test format and offers detailed descriptions of assessment criteria. In addition, it offers teaching tips to prepare students for IELTS Life Skills.