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The English test chosen by a community of more than 3 million each year

IELTS has been testing the English language for more than 21 years in New Zealand. In that time, we've developed a substantial community of more than 3 million people globally each year.

Achieve your dreams with the English language

Just like you, people choose IELTS to support their study, migration, and professional ambition. They know IELTS is accepted at more than 10000 organisations globally and is the most respected test of English in the world.

Today, IELTS is available at more than 1,100 test centres globally, including 9 in New Zealand with 48 IELTS test dates a year. You’ll join the largest English testing community in the world when you take your test with IELTS.

Why choose IELTS in New Zealand?

Face-to-face Speaking test

Speak with a real person, just like in real life! They can slow down, repeat and clarify questions, and won’t ‘time out’ on you.

Extensive practice material

Get a free online preparation course with every IELTS booking and access a range of official practice material to help you do your best.

Connect with others like you

Connect, learn and share with 2.9 million others just like you who choose IELTS each year.

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Get help when you need it

Get easy, fast and friendly customer support with our dedicated team of IELTS experts.

Achieve your dreams in New Zealand with IELTS

IELTS has been the tool of choice for people wanting to live, work and study in New Zealand for more than 21 years. Find out how you can use IELTS too.