Are you wondering which type of IELTS test to choose - IELTS Academic or IELTS General Training? We at the British Council can help! 

As a globally recognised English language testing exam, IELTS offers various test formats aimed at assessing candidates' English proficiency in contexts that closely match their real-life usage. Therefore, if you are wondering where to start with IELTS, keep in mind that there are at least two formats of the IELTS test. Because of this, first deciding whether to take IELTS Academic or IELTS General Training will be essential for you when creating a suitable IELTS preparation plan which will allow you to achieve your goals.

To ensure you’ve made the right choice, before you register for IELTS in Vietnam, please check with the organisation or institution where you plan to study about the IELTS format they require. 

Identifying the British Council IELTS test that suits your needs

If you're still wondering about which IELTS test format to take, please consider the following information and then select an IELTS test date according to your needs in order to register for IELTS in Vietnam with the British Council.