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

Choudhry Hamza Shahid

Band score: 7. Agent's name: Times Consultant Pvt Ltd. I am overwhelmed to see my IELTS score and I am now able to study in Australia as IELTS made my way easy to study abroad. It was a great learning journey for me.

Hamza Iqbal Bhawana

Band score: 7.5. Agent's name: Times Consultant Pvt Ltd. I had a wonderful experience of taking my examination with the British Council. My teacher Sir Shammas suggested me to take my IELTS with the British Council and I am glad to have succeeded with high scores.

M. Umair Siddiqui

Band score: 7.5. Agent's name: Times Consultant Pvt Ltd. Now I have a firm belief that 'IELTS with the British Council is difficult' was a myth. But now that I have my score in front of me, I think it makes my words substantial.

Mohammed Adil

Band score: 7. Agent's name: Sir Shirazi's Academy. One of the most influential teachers who I have ever met is Sir Shirazi. He prepared me for IELTS in an excellent way. Furthermore, it was a good experience with the British Council.

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Nafees Ahmad

Band score: 7. Agent's name: Sir Shirazi's Academy. I got the required score through IELTS with the British Council in October 2016. Sir Shirazi taught me very well. Now, I am on my way to Australian immigration after which, I will excel in my career properly for a prosperous future.

Saad Aijaz

Band score: 8. Agent's name: Sir Shirazi's Academy. The aim of a teacher is to deliver his best to his students...Sir Shirazi, undoubtedly, guided me towards the right path and gave hist best. I dedicate my success to Sir Shirazi's efforts. Having achieved band 8, I am eligible to study in a top notch university in Australia.

Shadana Kanwal

Shadana Kanwal

Band score: 6.5. Agent's name: Wise Home College of Modern Languages. I got 6.5 bands in IELTS with the British Council. This score is up to the mark to apply for my PhD in botany from Australia. Now I want to apply there for higher studies. IELTS has given me a chance to complete my final goal. 

Syed Ali Asghar Shah

Band score: 6.5. Agent's name: Wise Home College of Modern Languages. I recently completed my IELTS in August 2016 from British Council. I found British Council to be the best organisation because they are providing a lot of facilities for their students which helps them for their bright future. British Council helped me in achieving my dream of studying in Sweden. 

Usama Shabbir

Band score: Agent's name: Wise Home College of Modern Languages. I recently completed my IELTS in August 2016 from the British Council. I had a good experience in IELTS with the British Council and scored 7 to fulfil my future dreams to study in USA. I will say British Council is the best organisation across all Pakistan that helped me step towards success.

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