IELTS One Skill Retake is now accepted in all Australian states!


Have you been thinking about studying, working or migrating to another country to pursue your dreams? 

It’s time to take the next step closer towards making those dreams a reality! 

However, before booking your tickets and making those plans, one of the first things to do is find out about your specific country’s language proficiency requirements. After which you can secure a date for your IELTS test. 

As one of the managers of the IELTS since its establishment, we have been a top choice for many students and individuals looking to take the test. At IDP, we’re happy to help you with all things IELTS-related – from booking a test date all the way through to preparation. 

On the fence about whether to choose us? Read on to explore our history, learn more about what we do and why you should take your IELTS with us! 

13 reasons to take IELTS with IDP

1. Over 12,500 organisations trust the IELTS

Recognised across more than 150 countries in over 12,500 organisations, the IELTS is used as an indicator of one’s English language skills. These organisations cover a wide range of categories, such as universities, training institutions, immigration agencies and more. 

Hence, making it a great choice if you’re looking to take a language test to prove your proficiency in English. 

2. IDP has a rich 50-year educational heritage dating back to 1969 

With five decades of experience in providing international education services, we have grown from a non-profit aid agency to a global leader. 

Our success comes from the ability to connect students with the right course in a suitable institution and country, according to individual lifestyles and preferences. 

3. IDP are experts at helping students pursue their educational dreams 

At IDP, we have a team of experienced education counsellors that can make the process of studying abroad more seamless. 

From navigating the course application process to offering valuable advice, our team will work side by side with you to make your international study adventure happen! 

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4. IDP is based in over 30 countries with over 120 offices

Over the years, we’ve built a global presence with over 120 offices across more than 30 countries, making us a trusted education service provider around the world. 

5. IDP has more than 1,400 IELTS test locations across 56 countries

As the IELTS is a widely recognised language proficiency test, we’ve made it more accessible globally, so as to help more students and individuals achieve their goals of migrating overseas. 

Today, we have over 1,400 IELTS test locations in 56 countries. 

6. IDP has more than 260 IELTS centres dedicated specifically for the IELTS on computer test

For those who prefer taking the test digitally, we also provide the option to sit for the IELTS on computer test. As of now, we have over 260 IELTS centres that offer this option. 

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7. IDP has a wealth of IELTS preparation resources for students 

To help you successfully make it overseas, we make it a point to do what we can to help you prepare for your IELTS test effectively. 

From practice tests to online courses, we’ve got you covered with a wealth of preparation resources you covered – so you can feel confident on your test day and pass with flying colours! 

8. IDP test centres offers IELTS test across all types 

Whether it’s General Training, Academic or Life Skills, we offer all IELTS test types at our test centres to better cater to your specific needs. 

9. More than 8 in 10 students recommend us to friends and family 

We’ve grown to become a trusted education service provider, even during the pandemic, when we helped students to make it overseas despite the ever-changing global situation. 

More than 8 in 10 students have recommended us to their friends and family who are also looking to work, study or migrate overseas. 

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10. We partner with over 800 universities across key study destination countries 

Our partners comprise of quality universities and institutions across Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, the UK and the United States. To date, we work with over 800 universities to make your application process more seamless. 

11. We are a listed company in Australia and one of the 100 largest companies

In 2015, we got listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) and we’re among the 100 largest companies listed there. 

12. We have helped over 500,000 students study abroad

Our ultimate goal is to become the bridge that connects students from where they are today, to where they aspire to be. 

Hence, we let this drive us to constantly do our best to help students successfully study abroad in their course, university and country of choice. At this point, we’ve helped over 500,000 students pursue their studies overseas. 

13. We have 11 English language teaching campuses across Cambodia and Vietnam

With a mission to lead the delivery of high-quality English training in Southeast Asia, we have set up 11 English language teaching campuses in Cambodia and Vietnam. 

Pass your IELTS test with flying colours

Get closer to turning your dream of going abroad to study or work into reality with IDP! 

We make your test preparation process more thorough and seamless through our range of tools and resources. Whether it’s attending an online course or taking some practice tests, we’ve got you covered.  

Book your IELTS test with us today!