Book your exam conveniently online or at our office(s) and enjoy free access to our premium preparation material today.

When you book an IELTS test with the British Council, your test fee includes:

  • Exclusive, complimentary access to our renowned online preparation 'IELTS Ready Premium' offering a personalized study plan, practice questions tailored to your abilities, and access to 40 practice tests.
  • Five additional Test Report Forms sent free of charge to the institutions you’re applying to.

Choose your test format and book online

Take your test at our official test centres, either on paper or computer. Just bring valid ID and a bank card for online payment.

Tests we offer

Test type Fee Book
IELTS on paper – Academic and General Training AED 1,270

 

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IELTS on computer – Academic and General Training AED 1,370

IELTS from British Council - Premium (on paper)

Includes comprehensive test preparation support, luxury venue, complimentary food and beverages and a dedicated customer service representative. Click here for further information

AED 1,770 Book now 

IELTS from British Council - Premium (on computer)

Includes comprehensive test preparation support, luxury venue, complimentary food and beverages and a dedicated customer service representative. Click here for further information

AED 1,910 Book now

IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration on paper (Academic and General Training)

AED 1,375 Book now

IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration on computer (Academic and General Training)

AED 1,450

IELTS Life Skills (A1 and B1)

AED 700

 What you need to book your test

Identification

  • Ensure you have a valid identification document, such as a Passport or Emirates ID, readily available.
  • ID details must be provided during registration and presented on test day for validation. No need to upload a copy online.
  • Test takers without valid ID on test day will be unable to take the test and ineligible for refunds or transfers.
  • Candidates under 18 require written consent from a parent or guardian to apply. 
  • The IELTS test is not recommended for those under 16.

Payment

  • Pay for your test conveniently through our online registration system.
  • Use the following format in the Reference section: [IELTS / family name / city / test date].

Special Requirements

  • For any special needs, opt for the paper-based exam.
  • Contact the centre for further assistance.

After you have booked your test, you will receive emails confirming:

  • the start time of your test and the venue address
  • your Speaking Test date
  • your access to free premium preparation material: IELTS Ready Premium.

More information about the test

Download and read our Information for Candidates, containing important details about the test format, question types, and test results.

Free Preparation Materials

Access a variety of free preparation material to achieve your desired IELTS score. Choose from practice apps, videos, online lessons, and free practice tests for both IELTS on paper and computer.

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