Tishk International University (TIU) represented by Prof. Dr. Abdul Samad Salahuddin Ahmad, the president of TIU, Dr. Mehmet Ozdemir, Vice president for Academic Affairs, Mr. Hassan Gurbuz Director of TIU CEC, and the Representative  of International Relations Office meets IDP IELTS represented by Mr. Ibrahim Elhassan, Country Manager- Syria and Iraq and Mr. Sharif Ghalayini, Test Center Administrator on 27th of March 2023, at 03:30 PM  in Erbil, TIU campus.

IELTS, the International English Language Testing System, is the most popular high-stakes English language test for study, work, and migration. IELTS is jointly owned by the British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia, and Cambridge Assessment English. The test conforms to the highest international standards of language assessment.

IELTS is jointly owned by the British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia, and Cambridge English. As internationally-focused organizations, we are committed to academic excellence and cultural understanding – ideal providers of international English testing.


With the aim of providing wider opportunities for those who are willing to take an IELTS test in the region, In the meeting the key officials at both institutions presents their institute, and major achievements in terms of both quantity and quality to each other. The mechanism of establishing IELTS test center and different areas of collaboration are also discussed.


To conclude both parties confirmed the importance of having opportunities for further mutual approaches to promote collaboration in the future.