IELTS is an English language exam developed by leading experts in English assessment. This globally recognised test will enable you to study, work and live in the English-speaking world. Currently, IELTS is the world’s most popular English language exam for access into higher education and moving abroad.

More than 10,000 organisations in 140 countries, including the United States of America, Australia and the United Kingdom recognise this English Certification. Whatever your goal is, IELTS guarantees success in the completion of your studies, the pursuit of a better job and the beginning of a new life abroad. 

We offer two types of English IELTS exams: IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training. You should choose the type of exam according to your reasons for acquiring official certification. 

If you plan to take IELTS in order to support a visa application, you should take IELTS for Visas and Immigration to the United Kingdom (UKVI) or IELTS for Life Skills. 

Make sure that you familiarise yourself with the format of the exam and find out more about our free preparatory materials to help you in the build-up to exam day!

In Chile, you are able to choose between taking your IELTS exam on paper or on a computer in one of our official IELTS test centres which follow all health and safety guidelines. Taking IELTS with the British Council is made simple by our easily accessible locations and the convenience proffered by our multiple test dates on offer.