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Taking IELTS opens doors – it can help you live, study and work around the world. More than 9,000 organisations in 140 countries accept IELTS, including government, academic and employment institutions.

IELTS is the only English language test accepted for immigration purposes by all countries that require one.

If you are applying for a visa to move to or stay in the UK, IELTS is on the list of approved secure English Language Tests. You can find more information in our IELTS for UK Visa and Immigration section.

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To all candidates in the Maldives:

We regret to inform you that we are compelled to cancel the IELTS and UKVI IELTS Test Session in the Maldives, scheduled for Saturday 25 March 2017 due to the ongoing H1N1 SWINE flu outbreak

Please note that if you are registered for the above exam that an email has being sent to you with details of a free test transfer to the next available test date.

If you are an AUSAID candidate, please note that we are currently negotiating with the relevant authorities in the Maldives to extend the application deadline. For more information, please contact our office in the Maldives on 009609759197 or 009603325321.

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