There are essentially three parts:
The Nursing and Midwife Council accepts the Academic version of IELTS (International English Language Testing System). UK nurse applicants must achieve a 6.5 score in writing, and 7 in reading, listening and speaking.
British Council locations in Ghana to sit for the IELTS exam are in: Accra, Tamale and Kumasi. There is a central registration office in Accra which handles these locations:
Note that nurses need to sit for the Academic test, the cost of the test is GBP176.
Minimum required results:
Nursing in the United States: Average of 6.5 with Spoken at 7
Nursing in the United Kingdom: 7 in all areas, Speaking, Listening, Reading, Writing.