IELTS Test dates and fees


IELTS test dates

The listening, reading and writing tests take place on the dates listed in the table below.

The speaking test may be taken on the same day or up to seven days before or afterwards.

All the information you need will be provided in the letter of confirmation which is sent on the Monday of the week of the test.


Test Date Academic General Application deadline
Saturday April 29 Available Available Tuesday April 25
Saturday May 13 Available Available Tuesday May 9
Saturday May 20 Available Not available Tuesday May 16
Saturday June 3 Available Available Tuesday May 30
Saturday June 17 Available Not available Tuesday June 13
Saturday July 8 Available Available Tuesday July 4
Saturday July 29 Available Available Tuesday July 25
Saturday August 19 Available Available Tuesday August 15
Saturday August 26 Available Not available Tuesday August 22
Saturday September 9 Available Available Tuesday September 5
Saturday September 30 Available Available Tuesday September 26
  • 2017: 210€


Test Date Academic General Application deadline
Saturday June 3 Available Available Tuesday May 30
  • 2017: 212€

Availability of test dates

Test dates fill up quickly and the number of places available is limited, so please apply early. Although this site is regularly updated, we cannot guarantee space is still available. Please submit a second choice of test date on your application.


You can pay by cash, debit or credit card or bank transfer. Cash payments can only be made in person.

Payments must be made within 24 hours of your application.

Applications will only be considered valid after full payment has been received.

Registering for the test

To register, visit our "Registration for IELTS" page.