(1) Will I have to give IELTS?(2) Is it necessary?(3) How should I start scholarship preparation?(4) And where to start?(5) can I give IELTS online?

Asked by Kalash pardeshi over 1 year ago

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Hey, IELTS is essential if you want to get into TOP universities abroad, however, there are a couple of Universities that are waiving off the IELTS requirement.


University of Plymouth.
The University of Portsmouth.
Swansea University.
The University of Warwick.
London Southbank University.
The University of Greenwich.
The University of Central Lancashire.
Aston University.


The University of Saskatchewan
University of Winnipeg
Brock University
University of Regina
Carleton University
Concordia University
Cambrian College.
Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador.

In USA - 

University of New Orleans.
The University of Dayton.
Drexel University.
California State University, Los Angeles.
The University of North Alabama.
Northwood University.
National Louis University.

Apart from this if you want to give IELTS, stay tension-free and go through this IELTS FREE MATERIAL!

Abhiyudaya Chauhan

Abhiyudaya Chauhan

MentR-Me Team

Sr. Consultant

 (1) The requirement to take the IELTS exam varies among universities and programs in Canada. While some institutions may accept alternative English proficiency tests or waive the requirement for certain applicants, it's advisable to check the specific language requirements of each university and program you're interested in.

(2) While it's not universally necessary, having a valid IELTS score can enhance your chances of admission and eligibility for scholarships. It demonstrates your proficiency in English, which is crucial for academic success and effective communication in a multicultural environment like Canada.

(3) Start your scholarship preparation by researching available funding opportunities well in advance of your application deadlines. Begin by exploring scholarship databases, university websites, and government-sponsored programs that support international students.

(4) Create a systematic approach to scholarship preparation by organizing a list of scholarships based on eligibility criteria, application deadlines, and required documentation. Tailor your applications to highlight your academic achievements, leadership qualities, community involvement, and career aspirations.

(5) Yes, you can take the IELTS exam online through the IELTS Indicator test, which offers a convenient and accessible option for test-takers worldwide. However, verify with the universities you're applying to ensure they accept the IELTS Indicator as a valid assessment of English language proficiency for admission purposes.


Bhavya  Jain

Bhavya Jain

MentR-Me Team

  • IELTS Requirement: Whether or not you need to take the IELTS depends largely on the country and university you're applying to. Generally, if you're planning to study in an English-speaking country, most universities will require proof of English proficiency, and IELTS is one of the most widely recognized tests. 
  • Necessity of IELTS: It's necessary if the university you're interested in lists it as a requirement. Some universities might offer alternatives like TOEFL, or exemptions based on your previous education being in English. 
  • Starting Scholarship Preparation: Begin by identifying scholarships you're eligible for based on your academic merit, financial need, or specific talents. Websites like Scholarships.com or your chosen university’s financial aid page are good starting points. 
  • Where to Start for Scholarships: Focus on the scholarships offered by the universities themselves, as well as any governmental or private scholarships in your country or the host country. It’s also beneficial to contact the financial aid office of the universities you are interested in for more tailored advice. 
  • Online IELTS: Yes, you can take the IELTS test online. This is known as the IELTS Resources. While it’s available in some locations, check if your chosen institutions accept it, as not all do. 


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