If you are planning to go to UK to pursue any educational degree now you will have to give a separate language exam called IELTS for UKVI.General IELTS will not be accepted at UK universities and colleges anymore.It is a UK government approved Secure English Language Test (SELT). This means that IELTScan be used to prove your English language abilities in support of a UK Visa and Immigration (UKVI) application. It is exactly the same as IELTS and involves Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking.
This test is for test takers wishing to study in UK at undergraduate or postgraduate levels and for those seeking professional registration in the UK. For different purposes, there are different types within IELTS for UKIV. Depending on your requirement, you will have to register for either one of the type. Consult the following table for reference.
Before booking, check which test you need and the level you need to achieve: UK Visas and Immigration website.
|Test Type||For information|
|IELTS Academic for UK Visas and Immigration|
|IELTS General Training for UK Visas and Immigration|
|IELTS Life Skills A1|
|IELTS Life Skills B1|
The prices of IELTS for UKIV are different that general IELTS.
IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration – Rs.18,600
IELTS Life Skills – Rs.13,950