IELTS stands for International English Language Testing System. There are two types of the IELTS exam, General for immigration and Academic for students. To get into any foreign English-language institute, Academic IELTS is required to demonstrate student’s communication skills in the following modules: Reading, Writing, Listening & Speaking.
The two official bodies that conduct these tests thrice every month are the British Council, Cambridge Assessment Test, and IDP-IELTS Australia. IELTS is accepted across all the top study destinations and is valid for two years.