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Take an IELTS test in or nearby Canada

Take an IELTS test in Canada. 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 Canada and register to save your spot within a couple of minutes. According to our database, British Council offers 143 test locations across Canada. There are 288 universities in the country accepting IELTS scores. The test fee in Canada varies depending on test date, test location and test type. The average IELTS score of test takers in Canada in 2014 was 6.8. The average IELTS score of test takers with English as native language is 7. Canadas capital Ottawa offers 1 accredited British Council IELTS test centre(s). Canada provides academic qualifications respected around the world. Students can experience a unique multicultural environment in a safe and beautiful country. More than 200,000 top international students and researchers choose to study in Canada each year. Canada’s universities are among the best in the world. In 2012, 4 Canadian universities ranked in the Top 100 of the ARWU Shanghai Ranking and 22 in the Top 500; 3 ranked in the Top 50 of the QS University Ranking and 20 in the Top 500; and 5 ranked in the Top 100 of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings and 8 in the Top 200. Canadian universities also have global links to more than 5,000 active international collaboration agreements with counterparts around the world. 5 MBA schools in Canada placed in the top 100 Financial Times Rankings (2012). Research is one of the key components of a Canadian post-secondary education. In Canada, government and industry together support research including: telecommunications, medicine, agriculture, computer technology, and environmental science. More than one third of Canada’s research is conducted at Canadian universities – one of the highest rates among OECD and G8 countries. Canada’s colleges, polytechnics and cégeps (vocational collages) offer industry-aligned, career-focused programs with growing levels of applied research directed at solving industry problems. Over 90% of Canada’s college graduates find a job in their field of study within six months after graduation and 93% of employers are satisfied with graduates’ qualifications.

British Council - ILSC Montreal

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March 25, 2017 Academic April 7, 2017 CAD 316.18
March 25, 2017 General Training April 7, 2017 CAD 316.18
April 8, 2017 Academic April 21, 2017 CAD 316.18
April 8, 2017 General Training April 21, 2017 CAD 316.18
April 22, 2017 Academic May 5, 2017 CAD 316.18
British Council - Canada College Montreal

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March 25, 2017 Academic April 7, 2017 CAD 309
March 25, 2017 General Training April 7, 2017 CAD 309
April 8, 2017 Academic April 21, 2017 CAD 309
April 8, 2017 General Training April 21, 2017 CAD 309
April 29, 2017 Academic May 12, 2017 CAD 309
165 km
British Council - Canada College Ottawa

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
March 25, 2017 Academic April 7, 2017 CAD 309
March 25, 2017 General Training April 7, 2017 CAD 309
April 29, 2017 Academic May 12, 2017 CAD 309
April 29, 2017 General Training May 12, 2017 CAD 309
May 13, 2017 Academic May 26, 2017 CAD 309
234 km
British Council - Stanstead College

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March 25, 2017 Academic April 7, 2017 not specified
March 25, 2017 General Training April 7, 2017 not specified
March 30, 2017 Academic April 12, 2017 not specified
April 8, 2017 Academic April 21, 2017 not specified
April 8, 2017 General Training April 21, 2017 not specified
British Council - Canada College Qubec City

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
April 29, 2017 Academic May 12, 2017 CAD 310
April 29, 2017 General Training May 12, 2017 CAD 310
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 CAD 310
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 CAD 310
August 19, 2017 Academic September 1, 2017 CAD 310
Other test centres in or nearby Canada
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  • Algonquin College (UKVI)

10 most popular study destinations for students in Canada

  • I took the IELTS test, because I found that it is the only one that is being asked in every country. I had planned to send more applications to other universities in different countries in case I wasn’t accepted.

  • Comparing language tests I think it is better to take the IELTS test because the speaking part is evaluated by doing a face-to-face interview.

  • I took the IELST test which was a rewarding experience and the first challenging step to prove I was capable to study abroad.

  • More than 800 British Council test locations
  • Accepted by more than 9,000 institutions
  • More than 2.5 million tests taken last year

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