Frequently asked questions about the registration process
1. Where can I take IELTS?
IDP: IELTS offers over 200 test locations in 50 countries. Find a test centre near you and view a list of available test dates.
2. How much does it cost?
The Academic and General Training tests are the same cost. To find out the test fee for your country in your local currency, contact your nearest test centre.
3. How do I book / register for my test?
Click here for information about booking your test.
4. What if I need to postpone or cancel my application?
Please contact the test centre where you booked your test.
If you postpone or cancel your application more than five (5) weeks before the test date, you will receive a refund minus an administration charge. If you postpone or cancel within five (5) weeks of the test date, you will be charged the full fee unless you have a serious medical reason. If you provide a medical certificate within five (5) days of the test date, you will receive a refund minus the local administrative cost.
5. What if I am absent or sick on the day of the test?
If you are away on the test day with no prior notice, you will lose your full fee. However, if you are unable to attend due to a serious medical condition and provide a medical certificate within 5 days of the test date, you will receive a refund minus the local administrative cost.