Not sure which IELTS test to take? We can help! 

There are different types of IELTS tests you can take. IELTS can help you move around the world, get the job you've always wanted or just demonstrate that you have improved your English. The test you should choose depends on what you want to do.

Before booking your test, check which test you need with the organizations you apply to.


Find the right test for your needs

Take your IELTS Academic test


Take the IELTS Academic test if you want to study at either the undergraduate or postgraduate level or if you want to work in a professional organization in an English-speaking country.t

Take your IELTS General Training test

Take the IELTS General Training test to study below degree level, work in an English-speaking country or your own country and emigrate to an English-speaking country.

Looking to work or study in the UK?


There is a specific IELTS test for UK visas and immigration (UKVI). If you want to work, study or live in the UK, you may need to take this test.


Tipos de examen IELTS:

Eugenia Dell'Ossa

Eugenia Dell’Osa is a graduate EFL teacher, and teacher trainer specialised in Early Years, Drama and Special Education. She designs teacher development courses and presents them locally and internationally. She coordinates groups of teachers in different educational contexts and leads the Diploma in Teaching EFL to YL at Universidad de Morón. She is passionate about teaching in innovative ways.


Graham Stanley

British Council’s English Programmes Lead for the Americas, based in Mexico City. He has a M.Ed. in ELT & Educational Technology (Manchester, UK) and won awards for his first two handbooks for teachers: ‘Digital Play: Computer games and language aims’ (Delta Publishing, 2011) winner of an ELT Innovation award (ELTon), and ‘Language Learning with Technology (CUP, 2013), awarded the English Speaking Union’s ‘HRH Duke of Edinburgh ELT book of the year’ award. 

Gustavo González


Gustavo González graduated as a teacher of English at I.S.F.D. N° 5 in Pergamino (Argentina) and holds a postgraduate degree from UBA, the National University of Buenos Aires. He also holds a postgraduate diploma in Education and New Technologies from Flacso (Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales) and a diploma in Neurosciences for Educators (Asociación Educar and UBA). He has been in the ELT field since 1993, working as a teacher, school coordinator, teacher trainer and presenter.

Martín Villareal

He graduated as a Profesor en Inglés at Universidad Tecnológica Nacional. 

He holds a Certificado Universitario de Especialista en Lengua Inglesa from Facultad Regional Villa María de la UTN. Martin has a Especialización en Administración de la Educación from Universidad Torcuato Di Tella and is currently writing his dissertation for his Maestría en Marketing Estratégico at Universidad UCES.

He teaches at Carrera de Ingeniería at Facultad Regional Buenos Aires and other important universities.


Paola Danesi

English teacher from IES en Lenguas Vivas (J.R. Fernández) with post graduate specialization in English Language II and international qualifications in Communicative Teaching, Sociolinguistics and Materials Design from Institute of Education, University of London. 

Teacher trainer from Escuela de Maestros (Ministry of Education, Buenos Aires City) for in-service annual training at primary level, online Campus courses and the new bilingual programme for state run schools.



Serrana Muniz

Experienced teacher of English and digital literacy based in Uruguay, who has taught in primary and secondary education in Uruguay and Argentina. She has worked in academic management and teacher education for large-scale remote teaching programmes Ceibal en Inglés in Uruguay and English without Borders Colombia. She is currently working as an academic consultant for British Council Argentina. She holds an MA in Digital Technologies, Communication and Education (Manchester, UK).

The Teaching Touch - Belén Tur and Gisela Zoccola

EFL teachers from Buenos Aires, Argentina who created in 2020 The Teaching Touch in order to share tips and resources with teachers from all over the world. They have been teaching for more than 18 years and they share the passion for teaching and learning, identifying ourselves as lifelong learners. They are educational consultants and teacher trainers, who have been speakers at various congresses and seminars. Once a year they host TTT Reunion, an online international conference for educators.

IELTS Argentina

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