Here are just a few reasons why millions of people have taken IELTS with the British Council:  

Expert support: from videos and books to online interactive courses, you have access to the best preparation materials to help you do well in your test. We run IELTS preparation courses with English language teaching professionals to give you the best chance of getting the result you want first time. To secure your place for upcoming courses please complete the IELTS Workshop form below.

Free resources: Road to IELTS is the British Council’s popular online preparation course. When you register for an IELTS test with us you also get access to 30 hours of free training.

• Convenient dates and location: We run IELTS tests at various Centres across South Africa up to three times a month at some Centres.

• Easy booking: You can book your IELTS test online and take advantage of flexible payment options.

• Fast results: You can expect your IELTS result to be available 13 calendar days after your test.  (If cannot be provided earlier than 13 days)

• Special arrangements: your English language ability will be assessed objectively, regardless of any disability or special needs that you may have. Find out more about how we can facilitate your special arrangements. Please note, you will need a medical certificate issued within the last two years at the time of registration. It can take up to 3 months for us to put special arrangements in place.

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