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

Muhammad Abdullah

Band Score: 7.5,  Registered From (Test Centre): SLS College (B2B Partner British Council) Islamabad

It was really a wonderful experience for me with SLS. The effective preparation techniques and Sir Sarfraz Malik's professional guidance helped me to perform exceptionally well. Their support and mentorship raised my overall score to 7.5 in just two weeks and 8.5 in Listening. I highly recommend SLS to those who are looking to prepare for IELTS and British Council for IELTS Exam.

Muhammad Arslan Akhtar

Band Score: 8.0 Registered from: Australian Education Counsel (AEC)

Prudent advice, discerned attitude of the staff with discreet learning environment are the very resourceful factors which instigated me to get IELTS coaching from AEC. Significantly, AEC is partner of British Council which is itself a very proficient organization.

Muhammad Ibrahim

Band Score: 8.0 Registered from: Emerging Visions Pvt Ltd, Islamabad (Member of the IELTS Partnership Programme). Though I was familiar with Cambridge Education system but IELTS was always technical - it needs more focus and concentration specially when you are at the exam. It took me time to get settled and understand all 4 modules but overall it was an interesting journey with Sir Ali and Emerging Visions. The environment was comfortable and the people were friendly.

Muhammad Ibrahim

Band Score: 7.5 Registered from: Headway Institute, Karachi (Member of the IELTS Partnership Programme). I took the IELTS test with the British Council and got the desired score of 7.5 to get admission in Griffith University, Australia. My experience at Headway Institute was very good, especially learning from Sir Fareed who provides useful tips and techniques. I would also like to mention the British Council for helping us right from the registration phase to the day of the exam 

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 cooperative 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 Sohaib Bin Kashif

Band Score: 7.0 Registered from: Emerging Visions Pvt Ltd

I am thankful of Sir Ali and Emerging Visions, for providing me the opportunity, where I can train and excel for a test like IELTS. The cooperation of the British council and Emerging Visions was very active as they compensated me with the date of my choosing, provided that I was to travel to Karachi at that time. 

Muhammad Umair Rashid


Band Score: 7.0; Registered from (Test Centre): British Council 




I gave my IELTS with the British Council of Pakistan in Nov 2021 and prepaid from Nicon Group of Colleges. It was due to sheer guidance of the teacher at Nicon and my determination that i got my required bands score. Hence i will suggest other candidates to opt for Nicon for preparation and choose British Council as a test giving option because of their friendly environment.

Muhammad Zain

Band Score: 7.5, Registered from: Sir Sherazi's Academy

I found out about Sir Shirazi's Academy through the British Council Pakistan website. I am really satisfied with the academy and its training techniques. Overall, it has been a wonderful experience preparing for the IELTS exams with Sir Shirazi and the British Council provided an excellent environment on the test day.

Naima Khalid Malik

Band Score: 6.5, Registered From: Nicon group of college


I did my IELTS Preparation from Nicon Group of Colleges. I had a really good learning experience. My teacher was Sir Uwayas. He is a very good teacher and his teaching method is commendable. I chose British council for my test center. The examination hall and the management was really good and their staff including all the examiners and invigilators were very cooperative.

Neha Durani

Band Score: 7.5 Registered from: SLS College, Jhelum Since-2000 (British Council's B2B Gold Partner institute)

I am Neha Durani from Jhelum. I have passed my IELTS UKVI Test with the help of SLS. I got an overall 7.5 overall and 8.5 bands in Reading.  I’d like to thank British Council’s certified IELTS trainer Sir Sarfraz Malik and SLS teachers. I highly recommend SLS for Online or on campus IELTS training and British Council for IELTS exam.

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