Global IDP Services
IDP Education is a global company offering
student placement and English language testing services. It is one
of the world's largest student placement firms with a network of
over 80 offices in more than 30 countries. IDP Education has over
40 years experience working with universities and government
organisations and has placed more than 300,000 students in
educational institutions around the world.
Students choose international education to
fulfill study, career and life goals, and IDP is committed to
working with students in making the right educational choices to
achieve these goals. An international education improves the skills
and self-confidence of the individual and ultimately enables
students to become better global citizens.
In 1987, IDP established the Australian
International Education Conference (AIEC) which today is one of the
most recognised international education conferences in the world.
IDP also sponsors the Database of Research in International
Education – a searchable database which houses material on
international education published from 1990 onwards.
IDP Education is a co-owner of IELTS, the
world's leading high-stakes English language proficiency test, in
conjunction with the British Council and University of Cambridge
ESOL Examinations. More than 1.7 million IELTS test are taken each
year across over 130 countries. IELTS is accepted by over 7,000
organisations globally, including universities, colleges, and
professional associations in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the UK
IDP Education is jointly owned by 38
Australian universities and SEEK Limited, Australia's leading
online employment and training company.
Since IDP's establishment, there has been a
five-fold increase in the number of international students in
higher education around the world. This has resulted in a sharing
of knowledge and expertise between developed and developing
countries, which is unprecedented in history. International
education plays a major role in breaking down cultural barriers and
promoting international understanding, and millions of students
have now spent a formative part of their lives studying in another
country. IDP is proud to have built its business in international
education and to have been a part of these historic
Become and be seen, by students, clients and local
institutions, as the leading global and premium services provider
for international student enrolments and English language
We will earn absolute trust of all our students,
colleagues, clients and business partners by upholding the highest
levels of personal integrity and providing a working environment
built on respect, openness and transparency of communication.
We will provide the highest level of quality in the
advice and counselling we offer, with our priority always being the
outcome for the student.
Our expertise in our field will enable us to
provide detailed current information, thereby delivering optimal
efficiency for student in the filing and processing of course
application, visa counselling and pre-departure readiness.
We recognise that each student is an individual, so
we will listen and act with humility and empathy to tailor a
solution that delivers the best outcome for each student.
We recognise that IDP operates within both local
and global education communities. We will strive to ensure that our
operations contribute to enhance the quality of life in those