Study or work in Canada - Travailler et étudier au Canada

More than 300 educational and employment institutions in Canada accept IELTS as proof of English Language Proficiency.

STUDY IN CANADA

Take IELTS to prove you have the right English language skills to study in Canada. IELTS is the preferred English Language Test and is recognised by over 290 educational institutions in Canada. 

STUDY OR WORK IN CANADA

A Canadian degree, diploma or certificate is well-regarded in business, government and academic circles worldwide. IELTS can help you to study at a university of your choice or to advance your career. Check out who accepts IELTS on our online database

MIGRATE TO CANADA

Canada has ranked as one of the top ten places in the world to live in according to a United Nations survey. Canada’s major cities are known for their high standard of living, cultural activities and safety, which makes them attractive places to work and live. 

IELTS was the first test to be recognised by Canada’s  immigration authorities, so if you would like to move to Canada, IELTS is the right test for you. You can find more information about immigration procedures on the Citizenship and Immigration Canada website.

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS FOR SKILLED IMMIGRANTS (Express Entry)

You must prove your ability in English or French in these four areas:

  • listening
  • speaking
  • reading
  • writing

You must meet the minimum language levels, which are different depending on the program.

You must prove your language skills by taking a language test approved by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC).

IELTS is approved by Canadian migration authorities and has two options for the reading and writing tests: “General Training” and “Academic.” You must take the “General Training” option.

 

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