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Take an IELTS test in or nearby Bulgaria

Take an IELTS test in Bulgaria. You can find all the IELTS test dates and test locations here on admissiontestportal.com. Click on "Check availability" to access all available IELTS exams in Bulgaria and register to save your spot within a couple of minutes. According to our database, British Council offers 9 test locations across Bulgaria. There are 11 universities in the country accepting IELTS scores. The test fee in Bulgaria varies depending on test date, test location and test type. Bulgarias capital Sofia offers 1 accredited British Council IELTS test centre(s). In spite of Bulgaria being a less popular study destination, students receive high-quality education. Increasing mobility and links between Bulgarian higher education systems and universities around Europe provide great diversity and lead to a strong foundation for a future career. Bulgaria´s higher education system was reorganized in the mid-1990s, after the fall of the communist regime. Between 1995 and 2002, the number of university graduates increased from 33,000 to 50,000. In 2002, 42 institutions of higher learning were available in the country, with 215,700 students enrolled. Since 2007, Bulgaria is a member of the European Union and Bulgarian Higher Education degrees are fully recognised in EU member states. Presently, higher education institutions include Universities, Colleges and Specialized Education Schools. All institutions of Higher Education in Bulgaria are autonomous and responsible for programme design and quality. Almost all universities in the country have Bulgarian accreditation and some have double accreditation from foreign institutions. Bulgaria is a parliamentary republic with a high degree of political, administrative, and economic centralisation. The strongest sectors of the economy are heavy industry, power engineering, and agriculture.

British Council test location - Sofia

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
July 29, 2017 Academic August 11, 2017 BGN 385
July 29, 2017 General Training August 11, 2017 BGN 385
August 19, 2017 Academic September 1, 2017 BGN 385
August 19, 2017 General Training September 1, 2017 BGN 385
September 30, 2017 Academic October 13, 2017 BGN 385
British Council Bulgaria (UKVI)

This test centre is specifically authorised by UK Visas and Immigration and offers the UKVI exam.Test dates are subject to availability. Please check real-time availability on the British Council Online Registration System.

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
July 6, 2017 UKVI Life Skills A1 July 19, 2017 BGN 353
July 6, 2017 UKVI Life Skills B1 July 19, 2017 BGN 353
August 12, 2017 UKVI Academic August 25, 2017 BGN 470
November 4, 2017 UKVI Academic November 17, 2017 BGN 470
November 23, 2017 UKVI Life Skills B1 December 6, 2017 BGN 353
61 km
British Council Bulgaria

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
132 km
British Council test location - Plovdiv

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
November 2, 2017 Academic November 15, 2017 BGN 385
November 2, 2017 General Training November 15, 2017 BGN 385
November 4, 2017 Academic November 17, 2017 not specified
November 11, 2017 Academic November 24, 2017 not specified
November 11, 2017 General Training November 24, 2017 not specified
174 km
British Council test location - Skopje

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 MKD 9500
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 MKD 9500
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 MKD 9500
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 MKD 9500
September 30, 2017 Academic October 13, 2017 MKD 9500
Other test centres in or nearby Bulgaria
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