About Us

IDP Education

IDP Education is a world leader in international student placement services. Our global network of 89 centres helps students from 30 countries to study in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the USA and the UK. One student is placed in an educational institution every 20 minutes across the globe.

For more than 45 years, IDP Education has played a major role in international education. During this time, IDP has placed more than 400,000 students into quality institutions in Australia, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, Canada and New Zealand.

IDP Education provides its services to Middle East students through a network of 13 offices in 10 countries, including UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Jordan, Bahrain and Egypt, in addition to Turkey, Azerbaijan and Iran.

IDP Education is also a proud co-owner of IELTS (International English Language Testing System). IELTS is jointly owned by British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge English Language Assessment. Since its launch in 1989, IELTS has become the world’s most popular high-stakes English language proficiency test.

IELTS is accepted as evidence of English language proficiency by over 9,000 organisations worldwide. Last year, more than 2.7 million tests were taken globally. IDP Education provides IELTS testing services in the Middle East through its own IELTS Centers in Egypt, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Jordan and Turkey. IDP Education has been involved in English language teaching since 1988 and runs English language schools in Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia.

IDP IELTS Australia

IELTS is the world’s most popular high stakes English language test, accepted for study, work and migration. It is designed to assess the language ability of candidates who want to study or work where English is the language of communication. IELTS is recognised by over 9,000 organisations worldwide, including universities, employers, professional bodies, immigration authorities and other government agencies. The IELTS test is co-owned and was co-created by a global partnership of education and language experts: IDP: IELTS Australia, the British Council and Cambridge English Language Assessment. These organisations are dedicated to academic excellence, cultural understanding, student placement and enabling success worldwide.

IDP: IELTS Australia manages IELTS test centres in more than 1100 locations globally, supporting thousands of organisations including universities, professional associations, employers and governments around the world that use IELTS to help select the right people. IDP: IELTS Australia Pty Ltd is a subsidiary of IDP Education. Read more about IDP student placement services.


IDP Education: a major employer in international education

With more than 1,000 employees in more than 30 countries, IDP Education is a specialist employer of choice in major cities across the globe. We employ international education specialists as advisers as well as employing marketing, finance, IT and other management professionals. Many of our advisers are former international graduates.

Our values drive our behavior

We are committed to a set of corporate values that underline our brand promise to students that they will be ‘better placed’ with IDP Education. These values are expressed through the behavior we expect our staff to model to our customers and stakeholders.

Part Time Jobs: Invigilators

IDP IELTS require invigilators in the UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Egypt.

If you have a valid work permit in one of these countries and interested in working as a part-time IELTS invigilator, please
fill in the IELTS Invigilator Application Form and send it to : ielts.me@idp.com

IDP IELTS will contact short-listed candidates only. If you are not contacted, regretfully your application has not been taken any further.

Short-listing can take up to one month to complete.


Become an IELTS Examiner with IDP Education

IDP Education is recruiting experienced English language teachers to train to be IELTS examiners across the Middle East.

Examiner applicants are required to meet IELTS Examiner Minimum Professional Requirements (MPRs). Click to download the requirements.