Welcome to IELTS Victoria, the official IELTS Test Centre for Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The Test Centre is located on the premises of Global Village Victoria, member of the prestigious Global Village English Centres group of schools.
Since 1989, IELTS has been proven and trusted worldwide to provide a secure, global, authentic and customer-focused test which measure true to life ability to communicate in English.
IELTS, the International English Language Testing System, is designed to assess the language ability of candidates who need to study or work where English is the language of communication.
IELTS is jointly managed by the University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations (Cambridge ESOL), British Council and IDP: IELTS Australia.
Over 7,000 educational institutions, government agencies and professional organizations across 135 countries around the world recognize IELTS scores as a trusted and valid indicator of ability to communicate in English.
In Canada, IELTS is used as a measure of English language proficiency for immigration, skilled worker applications, University entrance requirements, Masters programs, and other professional designations. It is an efficient, fair and accurate assessment of the English language for a multitude of purposes.
With over 1.7 million tests taken last year, IELTS is one of the fastest growing English Language tests in the world, and sets the standard for integrity, research and innovation.