Lusail University becomes an IELTS registration center in partnership with the British Council
The University of Lusail has signed an agreement with the British Council in Doha, to become one of the registration centers for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) in Qatar.
The IELTS is an international standardized test to measure English skills for non-native speakers of English, who wish to study or work in places that use the English language to communicate. The IELTS is one of the world’s leading English tests and is accredited by more than 10,000 organizations in 140 countries around the world, including government, private and academic institutions.
The deal gives test takers more opportunities and choices, as they will be able to choose from the various test centers available in Doha using the registration process.
Fatima al-Mesleh, vice president of student affairs at the University of Lusail, said the agreement is a starting point to provide IELTS testing opportunities to the British Council and prepare students to join undergraduate and graduate programs. postgraduate, whether at the University of Lusail or at other universities.
Sam Ayton, National Director of British Council Qatar, said: “The IELTS test is one of the most important tools for enrolling in higher education and entering the labor market, as well as helping to achieve l excellence in the chosen professional and educational field. We are very proud to partner with Lusail University as an exceptional addition to the list of Approved IELTS Registration Centers in Qatar. The partnership is an important milestone that reflects the British Council’s commitment to continue supporting higher education institutions across the country as well as English language learning and assessment in Qatar.
It is worth noting that Lusail University offers some English language programs, such as the Bachelor of English Language Teaching program at the College of Education and Arts, and the Bachelor of Supply Chain Management program at the College. of Commerce and Business in partnership with the American University of Shippensburg.
Lusail University is the first national private university in Qatar. It offers in cooperation with its strategic partners many high quality academic programs, such as the Bachelor of Business Administration in partnership with the University of Jordan at the College of Commerce and Business and the Bachelor of Marketing and Distribution Techniques in partnership. with Hassan II University in Morocco. The Faculty of Law offers two license programs in public and private law in partnership with Hassan II University. The College of Education and the Arts offers a bachelor’s degree program in French studies. In addition to the law degree program offered by the University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. The languages of instruction at the university are Arabic, English and French.