Why IDP?

The IDP Education Edge!

There is a reason why IDP is the most trusted international student placement service - 40 years of experience and success!

The IDP success story

  • Certified by American International Recruitment Council
  • Co-owner of IELTS, the world’s leading English proficiency test
  • Over 300,000 students placed worldwide


Each student is unique.

Meet your personal IDP counsellor - be better place

Your IDP counsellor is...

Focused on you

We know that education is not an end in itself.  Students choose education as a means to fulfill career, family and life goals and your IDP counsellor is committed to partnering with you to help you make the right education choices to reach those goals.}

Your counsellor is bilingual not only in language, but in culture, bridging the language and customs of universities and the local language and customs of you and your family.

Trained to offer unparalleled matching skills

Your counsellor is trained to direct you to the right university that meets your needs and dreams. Through our sophisticated counselling process your counsellor will assess academic ability, language competency, and capacity to pay along with less objective criteria such as geographical preference, personality and future career goals.

As a student you will find that you will be paired with a university that is looking for students just like you!


IDP has a corporate policy of honesty and transparency in dealing with universities and students who entrust their future to us. IDP Education's 40-year-old reputation is based on friendly, courteous advice and service, and the provision of efficient and timely application processing in accordance with strict university and government compliance guidelines.

IDP student service portfolio

  • Course selection
  • University selection
  • Application submission
  • Offer acceptance
  • Visa counselling
  • Tuition fee payment
  • Pre Departure preparation

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Student Services

  • Counselling

    The best advices on courses and exams.


  • Visa process

    The professional help on obtaining the visa. More...

  • Pre departure

    Briefing on what to expect during your stay. More...