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2013-10-09 20:23:03

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The IELTS test partners announce that biometric systems to verify the identity of test takers have been implemented globally. Long recognized as a secure, high-stakes test, the IELTS security protocols now incorporate finger scans in jurisdictions where this is permitted, along with high resolution photography. The high resolution photograph captured for each test taker appears on their Test Report Form (TRF). Developed by the IELTS...

2013-04-23 12:37:03

CAMBRIDGE, England, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- At the end of March, 48 children from Hong Kong sat the first ever computer-based Cambridge English: Young Learners test which was developed by Cambridge English Language Assessment. The test used the latest computer-based technology to measure the children's English language skills in listening, reading, writing and even speaking where they have to interact with a computer-generated animated character. To celebrate their...

2011-11-28 16:19:00

BEDFORD, Mass., Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aware, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWRE), a global provider of biometrics and medical imaging software, today announced that it has supplied Cambridge Assessment, the University of Cambridge's international exams group, with a biometric verification solution based on its COTS Biometric Services Platform (BioSP(TM)) and user interface development services. The advanced solution forms the basis of 'Identica,' which is part of Cambridge Assessment's exam fraud...

2011-09-07 03:00:00

LONDON, Sept. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH), a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, today announced that it will provide a range of application services to Cambridge Assessment, a not-for-profit examination group owned by Cambridge University. As part of this multi-year, multi-million pound engagement, Cognizant will work with Cambridge Assessment and help rationalize and consolidate its portfolio of...

2011-05-26 19:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- IELTS is proud to support NAFSA: Association of International Educators as Co-Sponsors of the Teacher Education Colloquium "Challenging Bias and Building World-mindedness in Teacher Education" and Platinum Sponsors of the Annual Conference & Expo in Vancouver, British Columbia, May 31-June 3, 2011. The Teacher Colloquium is a two-day series of lectures, sessions and discussions that will address best practices in cross-cultural...

2008-10-22 09:00:31

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) today announced that more than 2,000 U.S. academic faculties, colleges and universities accept its English language proficiency test. Most recently Dartmouth College undergraduate admissions and the 23-campus California State University graduate school system recognized the test further proving its efficacy. "Prospective students and determined international professionals now have an even greater...