IELTS is not recommended for candidates under the age of 16.
It is eligible for students:
Students who are applying to study in UK, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and US.
Medical professionals planning to work or follow further study in the UK, Australia or US.
People planning to emigrate to Canada, Australia or New Zealand.
Fees for IELTS:
In India, the fee is INR 11,100/- till 30th Sep-2016 and again revised from Oct-2016 INR 11,300/-. You can pay INR by means of a Nationalized bank draft payable to the British Council.
Candidates who request a postponement or cancellation of their test within 5 weeks of the test date will normally be charged the full fee unless they are able to provide appropriate medical evidence to support their request within 5 days of the test date.
For Indian: 1. If a candidates wishes to transfer the test date then the candidate will have to pay Rs.1,900/- as transfer fee. 2. If a candidate wishes to cancel the test date then there will be a deduction of Rs.1,900/- from the test fee and the balance is refunded to the candidate. 3. Candidates who request for a cancellation of their registration more than 5 weeks prior to the test date will receive a refund of Rs.5,700/- (75% of the test fee).