IELTS Thailand which is short for the international language testing system is applicable for all UK settlement visa applications and replaces the A1 test from April 06 2015. You must book the online IELTS & get a test pass before you can apply for a UK settlement visa.The UK government has announced the above important changes to language testing for UK visa applications, reducing the number of tests accepted for visa purposes and bringing in new requirements for the way the tests will be administered.
The British Council offers IELTS in four locations across Thailand’s major cities: Bangkok, Chiangmai, Samut Prakan, and Phuket. Where to find an IELTS test centre in Thailand and to take the test so my wife can qualify for a UK visa contact us today. we can book the test on your behalf as part of our settlement visa service package fees.
The approved IELTS tests will include a new IELTS Life Skills test to be launched in April, targeting people who need to prove their speaking and listening skills at level A1 or B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference.
For candidates that need to prove their English proficiency for a Family, Spouse, or Partner visa
This test format includes Listening and Speaking – for UK Spouse – Settlement visas you must book the correct test in Thailand. We recommend you book your test at IELTS- IDP you must register online & attach a copy 0f your ID card or your current passport – you have several options to pay online or at the local bank via transfer. The current turnaround time to get your results is 10 working days only, the test can be booked online you then must make an online bank transfer to confirm your test dates.
What are the changes?
If you are going to or staying in the UK, there is an IELTS Thailand is the test for you.In addition to the IELTS General Training and IELTS Academic tests, which you may already know of, a new test called IELTS Life Skills will be introduced.
IELTS Life Skills test will be introduced for candidates who need to prove their speaking and listening skills at levels A1 or B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR). This will be a single test covering speaking and listening skills.
IELTS tests for UK Visas and Immigration are managed by the IELTS SELT Consortium, which comprises British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia, and Cambridge English Language Assessment
For further information on the UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) announcement, please visit: www.gov.uk
If you require a UK settlement visa our fees include the booking of the English test & x-rays & full submission of the UK settlement visa application. You only pay our fees once you receive your successful settlement visa application – call MR Aslett on +66801022328 for further information about UK visas & how to pass the IELTS test in Thailand.