Over 3,000 US institutions and programmes accept IELTS scores
Trusted by the USA’s top 25 universities 2011.
Accepted by all Ivy League colleges.
Used by programmes at the top 50 US universities with most international students.
Top US 10 business programmes 2011 trust IELTS.
Top US 10 engineering programmes 2011 trust IELTS.
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Relaxed candidates get higher scores
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Numbers of Thais using IELTS to enter US universities and colleges increased by 25% in 2010.
Thais get higher scores at IELTS than TOEFL compared to some nationalities.
In 2009, Thai IELTS candidates performed better than Indians, Chinese, Koreans and Taiwanese. In the same year, Thai TOEFL candidates performed worse than Indians, Chinese, Koreans and Taiwanese!
According to British Council research, the most popular US colleges amongst Thais are:
I think IELTS is the best test because Kansas State University uses it!
Before deciding to accept the IELTS as an alternative to TOEFL, I sat for the exam myself and can attest to the genuine rigor it represents.
We have been accepting IELTS since 2002 and feel it is a valid test of English language proficiency. We are particularly pleased with the speaking component.
IELTS worldwide availability make it an attractive option. We are pleased with the response from our international applicants.
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