Check IELTS Exam Result 2020 Online and View Result Status Portal

If you took the IELTS exam for 2020, then you should pay attention. The IELTS exam result 2020 is out. Also, you can view your result online

Check IELTS Exam Result 2020 Online and View Result Status Portal
IELTS Exam Result 2020

In this article, you shall be guided on how to view your result status online via the result portal

What is IELTS all about?

IELTS stands for International English Language Testing System. And it is one of the most popular English Language proficiency tests. Also, it evaluates the English skills of students. And it allows them to get admission in universities abroad.

Also, IELTS results are accepted by most of the renowned universities in the US, UK, Australia, Canada, etc. And it basically comprises two types of tests namely, IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training.

Also, there are two test providers – IDP (International Developmental Program) and BC (British Council). They are responsible for conducting the examination worldwide. Applicants will get the same test formats from both the providers.

What is an IELTS Test Report Form (TRF)?

IELTS Test Report Form (TRF) is a paper-copy of IELTS test score. And it is made available in 13 days after the test.

Applicants can collect the scorecard in person at the test center or get it delivered by post.

Duration of the IELTS Result online

The IELTS results are visible to students online after 13 days of the test date. And it remains online for 28 days. However, the result of IELTS for life skills is available within 7 days. While the computer-driven IELTS test results can be viewed within 5-7 days after the test.

IELTS Exam Result 2020

The British Council has been announced IELTS result for exam 2020. IELTS 2020 exam was conducted on May 23, 2020 in online mode. Result for IELTS exam 2020 has been released in online mode.

Thus, candidates can check their result by logging in their test taker portal using their test date, date of birth, identification document number, and candidate number. British Council announces the result for The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) paper based test on the 13th day from the day of conduct of exam at 12 noon.

Also, the IELTS result for computer based test is generally announced within 5 to 7 days from the day of conduct of exam.

How to Check IELTS Exam Result 2020 in Online 

In order to check the result for IELTS exam in online mode, the candidates will be required to follow the steps given below-

  1. Visit the official website of British Council (
  2. Go and click on the direct link given to check the result.
  3. Also, the candidates will be now required to select the test date they wish to check their result for.
  4. Enter date of birth, identification document number and candidate number and click on the find button.
  5. Also, after submitting the above mentioned details, the candidates will be redirected to their IELTS exam result.

How to Check IELTS Exam Result 2020 Online Based on Test Taker Portal

You can view your IELTS exam result 2020 online based on test taker portal via one of these websites:

You will need your passport or ID number. And this should be the same number you used when you registered for the test.

Also, you will need your candidate number. However, if you have any questions or problems, contact your test center.

How to Get IELTS Exam Result 2020 from the Test Center

Aspirants can also collect their IELTS 2020 exam result from their respective exam centers. For this, the students will be required to follow the below mentioned steps-

  1. Candidates will be required to show the ID number or passport they used during registration of IELTS exam at their respective exam center.
  2. Also,  candidates will receive their candidate number on the test day. However, students are advised to keep their candidates number save with them.
  3. Also, it must be noted that the result will not be made available over the phone, mail, or fax for the candidates will collect their results from the test center.

How to Check IELTS Exam Result 2020 through SMS

The following steps can be considered to check the IELTS exam 2020 result through SMS service-

  1. The candidates will be required to send a SMS (example: RESULT <space> Candidate Number <space> Passport Number) to 9289892898 after 12 pm IST to get their result.
  2. Also, the candidates will get their IELTS result via SMS. And the scores will be sent automatically to their preferred universities chosen by them at the time of registration.

How to Check IELTS Exam Result 2020 via Mail

After the declaration of the result, the British Council will send the results to the candidates via mail on their registered email IDs.

However, students are advised to keep checking their mails regularly for not to miss any notification for the result.

ELTS Exam Result 2020: Provision of Test Reform Form (TRF)

The Test Report Form (TRF) will provide the candidates with their overall band score along with the band scores for every section, i.e. listening, reading, writing and speaking.

Also, the average of the all four sections, when rounded off to the nearest full or half band is known as the overall band score.  Within 10 days from the day of declaration of result, the candidates will get their TRF via courier or speed post.

The details regarding shipment and tracking number will be communicated to the candidates via SMS. It is advisable to the students to keep their TRF safe with them.

Having known how to check your IELTS exam result 2020 online, please endeavor to share this information.

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