IELTS | Assiniboine Community College

IELTS

Learn about our IELTS Test Preparation course

What is IELTS?

IELTS is a test developed by the world’s leading experts in language assessment on four key English language skills: listening, reading, writing and speaking. It is designed to assess the language ability of people who aim to study, work, immigrate and integrate an English-speaking environment.

Global recognition

IELTS - The International English Language Testing System is:

  • The world’s most popular English proficiency test, with 2.9 million tests taken in 2016; 
  • Recognized by over 10,000 organizations worldwide, including schools, universities, employers, immigration authorities and professional bodies;
  • Administered in over 1,100 locations in over 140 countries.

Accepted and trusted in Canada

IELTS is the preferred high stakes English language test in Canada. Trusted by over 350 Canadian organizations, it was the first test to be recognized by Citizenship and

Immigration Canada (CIC) and Immigration Quebec as proof of English language proficiency for Express Entry (Skilled Immigrants), Quebec-selected skilled workers, Provincial Nominee etc... In May 2014, the CIC announced it was renewing its trust in IELTS for another five years.

Why choose IELTS?

IELTS is a test developed by the world’s leading experts in language assessment on four key English language skills: Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. It’s designed to assess the language ability of people who aim to study, work, immigrate and integrate an English-speaking environment.

With IELTS, you can go anywhere in Canada.

There are two versions of the test: Academic and General Training

  •  IELTS Academic:  If you want to study at a university, at an undergraduate or postgraduate level, or join a professional association where English is a prerequisite.
  •  IELTS General : If you want to apply for Express Entry, or any other immigration program, in order to establish anywhere in Canada.

For more information, visit: takeielts.ca

IELTS at ACC

ACC is proud to be an official testing centre for IELTS. 

The listening, reading and writing tests are all taken on the same day. The speaking test can take place up to seven days before or after the other papers; this is determined by the Centre. Speaking tests will occur on test day unless you are notified by the Test Centre.

 

For more information

Phone us toll free at 800.862.6307 or 204.725.8700 ext 6122 or 6002. You may also email us at ielts@assiniboine.net.

To register for an IELTS test, it is preferred that you complete your online application at least 5 weeks before the test date. Refunds and transfers will only be permitted prior to 5 weeks before the test date.

The application deadline with submitted payment and identification is one week prior to the test. Registrations without payment or identification will be cancelled at that time.

Please note that your seat is not guaranteed until payment is confirmed in advance of test day so you are advised to call with payment as soon as possible. You can pay with credit card by phone and by debit card or cash in person.

To register for IELTS

Please visit ielts.britishcouncil.org/Assiniboine and use the Online Registration System to schedule your test date in Brandon, MB.

You can provide payment of $309.00 (including taxes) in the following ways:

Phone in payment to: 1-800-862-6307 ext 6122 or 6022

In Person:
Assiniboine Community College
IELTS Administrator
1430 Victoria Avenue East
Brandon MB R7A 2A9

Email: ielts@assiniboine.net 

Office hours are from Monday to Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 

Upcoming 2017 dates

Brandon:

  • April 8
  • May 13
  • June 3
  • June 24
  • July 8
  • July 20
  • July 29
  • August 3
  • August 19
  • September 9
  • September 30
  • October 14
  • October 28
  • December 2

 

 

Practice IELTS with this free ten-hour Road to IELTS trial. Click HERE for more details.

 

IMPORTANT TEST DAY INFORMATION

You will receive test day confirmation and information by email upon verification of your documents and payment.

You must bring the original proof of identification that you submitted with your application on test day.

 

Test day times

Registration is from 8–9 a.m on test day. The exam begins at 9:30 a.m. Late registrations will not be accepted.

Results

Your unofficial results will be available electronically on the 13th day after the test. Official results will be mailed out on the 13th day after the test.

Candidate Documents

Download these PDF documents or forms if required.

 

IELTS is jointly owned by the British Council, IDP IELTS: Australia and Cambridge English Language Assessment.