The official IELTS by IDP app is here! Download it today.

Close

Stay informed with the latest news items and discover IELTS blogs to help you along with your preparation. Learn from our IELTS Experts, find updates on administrative changes to the IELTS test, catch up our latest events, upcoming conferences and new test venues.

Familiarise yourself with test types, take advantage of the free support tools on offer. And let our Experts help you get the IELTS score you need, from preparation advice to a breakdown of the test parts, what to expect on test day and everything in between. You will find resources to help you prepare for both the Academic and General Training tests.

Staying informed of what to expect on test day and putting the tips and advice here into practice will lead to IELTS success!

filterFilters

View IELTS news and articles

A female student grabbing a book from a rack of books Spelling

5 books to improve your English skills

Want to elevate your English skills and truly immerse yourself in the language? These 5 books can help you with just that and more.

24 January 2023
clock5mins read
A female student smiling

IELTS or PTE for ICT professionals - Which should you choose?

Did you know that IELTS is actually quite different from the PTE? Read on to know key differences and why IELTS may be a great fit for those in the ICT sector!

24 January 2023
clock5mins read

10 steps to writing high-scoring IELTS essays

Here are 10 easy steps, with lots of tips, to guide you on how to write high-scoring IELTS essays.

06 January 2023
clock30mins read
A female test taker wearing headphones preparing for IELTS test in a laptopImmigration

Should I take IELTS Academic or General Training for immigration?

Unsure which IELTS test type to opt for? Fret not! We go through several scenarios and the most appropriate test type to choose in our article.

21 December 2022
clock5mins read
Two female students discussing Preparation

Don't overdo it: How to ace your IELTS Speaking test

From steering clear of over-rehearsing to focusing on your experience, take a look at these 6 useful tips to ace your IELTS Speaking test.

21 December 2022
clock5mins read
An IELTS test taker takes notes while preparing for the IELTS test. A paper cup that reads "IELTS" is seen on the table.Coaching

Don’t overthink during your IELTS test - 7 tips you must know!

From letting go of perfectionism to making full use of IELTS flexibility, here are 7 useful tips to help you prepare for your IELTS test.

20 December 2022
clock5mins read
Two female students discussing Preparation

3 parts of IELTS Speaking, and what to look out for!

In this article, let us take you through the three different parts of the IELTS Speaking test and how to ace it with flying colours.

19 December 2022
clock5mins read
A female test taker preparing for her IELTS test in a libraryPreparation

Coaching vs Self study - IELTS Preparation 101

When it comes to your preparation, there are different approaches to take, such as self-study or undergoing a prep course.

19 December 2022
clock5mins read
A person looking at a laptop wearing over the ear headphones.Immigration

Which is best for migration: IELTS or TOEFL?

Looking to move overseas for work or migration? Here are a few reasons why you might want to consider IELTS over TOEFL.

16 December 2022
clock5mins read
A happy female test taker with her laptopTest taker experience

Gaining your IELTS confidence back, after several tries and failures

Failed in your latest IELTS attempt? Don’t despair! Here’s a game plan to regain your confidence and bounce back with a win to attain the band score you desire!

16 December 2022
clock30mins read

View IELTS news and articles

1
1
2
2
3
3
4
4
5
5
6
6
7
7
8
8
...
13
13