If you’re planning to study abroad, you can turn your student experience into the adventure of a lifetime when you take an IELTS test!

The sunny country is home to institutions that land in the top 100 in the QS World University Rankings year after year. Find more reasons to make your move to Australia for your tertiary or postgraduate studies below.

Rich with cultural diversity  

Taking an IELTS test so you can apply to study in Australia is your first step to becoming a global citizen. When you arrive on campus, you can expect to see students from all over the world. Australia’s student cities are packed with opportunities to meet people with different backgrounds and experience a taste of different cultures, or even find some familiar faces.

World class education 

Australia’s universities are among the best in the world and international students are thriving there. Actuarial Science, Computer Science and Technology, Geology, and Psychology are among the most popular courses to take, but there are so many more opportunities available.

When you take IELTS, you get the chance to improve your skills in English Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking, putting you on a confident path to tertiary studies abroad. 

Post study career opportunities  

When you have an Australian education, finding a job in the country becomes easier. You can apply for a post-study work visa and stay in the country to work once you’ve graduated. 

Every year, 4 million IELTS tests are taken worldwide by people with goals of gaining experience abroad. Get the band score you need with IELTS Ready Premium, our most popular IELTS preparation course available for free when you take IELTS with the British Council. 

Work while you study 

Most student visas enable students to work for up to 40 hours every two weeks while courses are in session. During holidays, students can work unlimited hours. This means you can get a head start on your career and try to find work experience, or simply make some extra spending money. 

Make sure to put your IELTS bands score on your part time job applications so potential employers will be confident in your communication skills ahead of interviews. 

Make your academic career an adventure  

Australia is a beautiful country with so much to see and do. The landscape, the World Heritage sites and all the entertainment available give students plenty to experience during the holidays.

Make your move with IELTS from the British Council and take the world’s most trusted English test today.