Are you in Canada and looking to take the IELTS exam?
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IELTS has test centres in more than 145 countries. 
IELTS is the world's most popular high stakes English language test, accepted for study, work, and migration.
IELTS, the International English Language Testing System, is the world’s most popular high stakes test of English language skills. IELTS results are reported on a nine-band scale, a scale that has remained consistent and acquired general currency around the world over the past two decades.
IELTS is jointly owned by British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge English Language Assessment. Benefiting from the shared expertise of these three global partners, IELTScombines the world-renowned language and research expertise of Cambridge English Language Assessment and the test delivery, security and examination expertise of the British Council and IELTS Australia.

Who accepts IELTS?

IELTS has been trusted by organizations in Canada, the USA, UK, New Zealand and Australia all over the world as an accurate, reliable and fair measure of English language proficiency for more than 20 years. IELTS is available to test takers at more than 900 locations throughout more than 145 countries. More than 9,000 organizations worldwide - including universities, colleges, professional registration bodies, employers and government - recognize and accept IELTS scores. Two million IELTS tests were taken in the past year.
Organizations that accept IELTS results.

Test locations and dates

IELTS manages a network of over 800 test locations worldwide, including nearly 100 locations across Canada on up to 48 test dates per year.
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