Through this initiative, we aim to acknowledge and celebrate achievements of our test takers and partner institutions. Our goal is not only to recognise the remarkable efforts of our partner institutes in delivering excellent results for their candidates but also the brilliance of their candidates who took  IELTS with British Council and who were helped by British Council in realizing their dreams of studying or emigrating abroad.

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is the world’s most popular high stakes English-language test for study, work and migration, with more than 2.2 million tests taken each year. IELTS assesses all of your English skills - reading, writing, listening, and speaking - and is designed to reflect real life use of English - at study, at work, and at play.

No matter where you take the test, IELTS marking is done to very high standards by trained examiners.

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What our IELTS candidates say

Noor Muhammad

Band score: 6.5. Agent's name: Sir Faisal Naseer IELTS Academy, Karachi. I gave IELTS test with the British Council in July and it was a wonderful experience for me. I was able to get more than my desired bands for my Masters Programme in Civil Engineering in Germany. I was relieved after getting a good band score because my admission and visa process became easier. 



Sarim Charania

Band score: 8.0. Agent's name: Sir Shirazis Academy, Karachi.I scored band 9.0 in the listening test. One of the reasons for such a score was the quality of facilities provided by British Council Pakistan. The environment helped us in focusing on the test especially the listening test. The venue staff was very professional and would like to thank them for being supportive during the exam. Last but not the least; I would also like to thank Sir Shirazis Academy for preparing me for the test. 


Shahrukh Khan

Band Score: 7.0 Registered from: Pak British Institute (Member of the IELTS Partnership Programme). As a film-maker, I always wanted to study abroad for my higher education. I would like to thank the British Council Pakistan for turning this dream into a reality. The entire process from registration to the test was very easy. I would also like to mention that the reason for my band score has been Pak British Institute. This would not have been possible without the shear guidance of Sir Jalal. 

Shuja Ershad

Band score: 7. Agent's name: Sir Shirazi's Academy. IELTS with the British Council in April 2017 was a wonderful experience for me. I obtained the needed band for my immigration. Sir Shirazi is one of the best IELTS trainers.


Sidrah Farooq

Band score: 8. Agent's name: Sir Shirazi's Academy. Although I am a lecturer in Karachi University, but the way Sir Shirazi taught was excellent and he convinced me to appear in the IELTS exam with the British Council. I really enjoyed and felt comfortable during my exam.

Syeda Khushbo Hyder

Band Score: 6.5 Registered from: Pak British Institute (Member of the IELTS Partnership Programme) I wanted to study abroad to flourish my career. Now, I have an opportunity to turn this dream into a reality. I would like to thank the British Council for their professional services. Achieving the desired band score has been possible through the guidance of Sir Jalal who was there to help at every single step. Overall, I t has been a very satisfactory experience. 

Arsal Sohail

Band Score: 7.0 Agents Name: Sir Shirazi's Academy, Karachi. I needed a band score of 6.5 bands for my programme in Australia. I was more than happy to get a band score of 7.0. The best part of preparing at Sir Shirazi’s Academy was the amount of tips and tricks we learned at the academy. Overall, it was a great experience taking the IELTS test at the British Council test centres. There were no problems at all. 

Syed Rafaqat Ali Shah

Band Score: 7.0 Agent's Name: Inam Academy of IELTS, Kotli. I am a practicing Medical Doctor and I was able to improve my English for my professional career at Inam Academy of IELTS-Brilliant teachers, very interesting lessons that offered something new and exciting every day. I have not only gained a grammatical grasp of the language, im also able to express myself with confidence now. 


Abdul Qayyum

Band Score: 6.5 Agents Name: Sir Faisal Naseer's IELTS Academy, Karachi.I took my IELTS exam with the British Council in May and I have scored my desired band score. I am happy as my education is on the right path. The British Council customer representatives were very helpful and guided me well. I hope to succeed in my academic career and IELTS has given me an opportunity to explore the world. 

Bilal Raza

Band Score: 6.5 Agents Name: Sir Faisal Naseer's IELTS Academy, Karachi. I took the IELTS exam with British council in August 2017, I got the desired score to get the admission in UOL (U.K). I would like to thank my teacher Sir Faisal Naseer who guided me to achieve this success and British Council for providing professional and quality services.

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