Report Wire - Number of Indians taking IELTS proficiency check elevated over 15% since pre-covid years

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Number of Indians taking IELTS proficiency check elevated over 15% since pre-covid years

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The variety of candidates showing for the IELTS examination in India for learning in or migrating to an English-speaking nation has elevated by as much as 15 per cent because the pre-pandemic years, in line with official figures.
The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is a globally standardised check of English language proficiency for non-native English language audio system. The examination is trusted by greater than 10,000 organisations around the globe as an indicator of English language proficiency.

The statistics have been shared by IDP Education Limited, which owns the IELTS in India. “The growth in the current year IELTS numbers versus the pre-pandemic normal year is in the range of 10-15 per cent,” mentioned Piyush Kumar, regional director (South Asia and Mauritius), IDP Education.
Last week, IDP launched 23 new workplaces throughout India, together with in Gandhinagar, Anand, Raipur, Shimla, Kurukshetra, Jammu, Trichy, Thrissur, Patna, Guwahati, Calicut and Goa.
“Students will now have access to world-class counselling services both via virtual and in-person mode through these new offices to study in prestigious universities and institutions across Australia, USA, UK, Canada, New Zealand, and Ireland,” Kumar mentioned.

“From course and university selection, application submission, offer acceptance, visa assistance, to finding accommodation, applying for health insurance, opening bank accounts, etc., these new offices have dedicated study abroad experts to help students in their entire study abroad journey,” he mentioned.