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 3  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


Band Score: 7.5 Agents Name: Sir Shirazi's Academy, Karachi. I found Sir Shirazi's Academy via the British Council corporate website. I am really satisfied with the academy and their training techniques. Overall, it has been a wonderful experience. 


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.

Moiz Jawaid

Band score: 7.5. Agent's name: Sir Shirazi's Academy. I really liked the listening exam with headphones by the British Council. Luckily, I got 7.5 bands which meets my immigration requirement. The best place for IELTS preparation is Sir Shirazi's Academy.

Muhammad Adeel Rauf

Band Score: 8.5 Registered from: Pak British Institute (Member of the IELTS Partnership Programme) I took IELTS with the British Council under the tutelage of Sir Jalal from Pak-British Institute. Having secured more than what was required for skill immigration, I am quite elated and the result has inculcated confidence in me. I can apply for both Australia and Canada. My entire experience with the British Council was quite indelible. 

Muhammad Faizan

Band score: 7.5. Agent's name: Sir Shirazi's Academy, Karachi. I am very happy to achieve my desired band score for my immigration to Canada. I would like to thank the British Council for organizing the exam including the headphones facilities. I would also like to thank Sir Shirazi's academy for the IELTS training. 


Muhammad Hamza Bin Tariq

Band score: 7. Agent's name: Sir Shirazi's Academy. The British Council conducted the IELTS exam in an impressive manner. I really felt comfortable on my exam day. Last but not the least, Sir Shirazi's Academy is the best place for IELTS preparation. 

Muhammad Mustafa

Band Score: 7.0 Agents Name: Sir Shirazi's Academy, Karachi. It was a good experience of attempting the IELTS test with the British Council Pakistan. The staff was cooporative and humble at the same time. Sir Shirazi's Academy is the best place for IELTS preparation. I was able to improve my band score in a very short period. 

Muhammad Sadat Khan

Band score: 7.0 Agent's name: Sir Shirazi's Academy. It is a pleasure to have the required bands for my Canada immigration. I would like to thank British Council for for their professional customer services. I would also like to thank Sir Shirazi's Academy for putting in so much efforts into their students.

Muhammad Usman Zahid

Band Score: 7.0 Registered from: ABN Overseas Education (Member of the IELTS Partnership Programme). My requirement for IELTS was 6.5. I was left with only 2 weeks for my preparation and in the end it took only a weeks' session with Madam Fatima and Madam Zunaira at ABN Overseas Education Centre. The helped me in meeting my requiremed band scores. I would also like to thank the British Council for their immense effort in providing a good environment on the IELTS exams day. 

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