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Take an IELTS test in Hong Kong. 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 Hong Kong and register to save your spot within a couple of minutes. According to our database, there are 10 test locations offered by British Council and 11 test locations offered by IDP in Hong Kong.

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British Council Hong Kong

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May 23, 2019 General Training June 5, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
May 23, 2019 Academic June 5, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 1, 2019 General Training June 14, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 1, 2019 Academic June 14, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 13, 2019 Academic June 26, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
British Council - Regal Riverside Hotel

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May 23, 2019 General Training June 5, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
May 23, 2019 Academic June 5, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 1, 2019 General Training June 14, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 1, 2019 Academic June 14, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 13, 2019 Academic June 26, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
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British Council - New World Millennium Hong Kong Hotel

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May 23, 2019 General Training June 5, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
May 23, 2019 Academic June 5, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 1, 2019 General Training June 14, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 1, 2019 Academic June 14, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 13, 2019 Academic June 26, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
British Council - Pui Ching Middle School

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May 23, 2019 General Training June 5, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
May 23, 2019 Academic June 5, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 1, 2019 General Training June 14, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 1, 2019 Academic June 14, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 13, 2019 Academic June 26, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
British Council - Icon Hotel

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
May 23, 2019 General Training June 5, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
May 23, 2019 Academic June 5, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 1, 2019 General Training June 14, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 1, 2019 Academic June 14, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
June 13, 2019 Academic June 26, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
Other test centres in or nearby Hong Kong
  • IDP Education - Novotel Century Hong Kong Hotel (Wanchai)
  • IDP Education - Central
  • IDP Education - Hong Kong
  • IDP Education - Causeway Bay
  • IDP Education - Hong Kong (UKVI test location)

There is one British Council test centre in Hong Kongs capital Hong Kong. The average IELTS score of test takers with Chinese as native language is 6. In 2017, the average IELTS score of test takers in Hong Kong was 6.53. According to our database, there are 59 universities in Hong Kong that accept the IELTS test. The average IELTS score requirement for organisations accepting IELTS in Hong Kong is 6.5.

Over the years, universities in Hong Kong have been focusing on promoting quality higher education by welcoming talents, upholding academic freedom, respecting institutional autonomy, supporting collaboration, and promoting academic exchanges. Hong Kong aspires to further develop itself as a regional education hub with world-class universities and quality institutions, through diversification and internationalisation. Universities focus on offering bilingual students a broad knowledge base, a global outlook, as well as the ability to think critically and creatively, and the ability to work independently and collaboratively. Over 3 700 overseas companies have based their Asia-Pacific operations, employing over 200 000 people. Find the best information about what it’s like to study in Hong Kong, including degree course offers, career opportunities, student life, living costs, and more. Higher education institutions Of the 17 local degree-awarding institutions in Hong Kong, three are ranked in the world’s top 50 and Asia’s top 10 by the Quacquarelli Symonds University Rankings 2013-14. Nine are publicly funded and eight are self-financing institutions. In 2013, the Times Higher Education survey ranked two universities in Hong Kong in the top 100 of the world, and three in the “100 under 50”rankings (top 100 universities less than 50 years of history). According to Financial Times surveys in 2013, Hong Kong universities also host some of the world’s best business administration and executive business management programmes. Many institutions collaborate with prestigious universities worldwide to offer joint academic programmes – especially MBAs.

Hong Kong is an international city where both English and Chinese are official languages and English is used as teaching medium in most university courses. Students are able to learn authentic Chinese at the higher education institution they are enrolled in. If English is not your mother tongue, you will need to take the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language), IELTS (International English Language Testing System), or equivalent exams.

To study in English at one of the universities in Hong Kong, you may need a proof of English proficiency. There are several standardised English tests that you can take to proof your English level, such as the PTE (Pearson Test of English), TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language), CAE (Cambridge Advanced English) and IELTS (International English Language Testing System), offered by British Council and IDP. IELTS is the most popular of these tests, with British Council offering more than 500 test locations and being accepted by more than 9,000 organisations world-wide.

10 most popular study destinations for students in Hong Kong

  • I chose The Hague University because it has the program I like and accepts my IELTS score.

  • I had chosen IELTS as this covers all the areas of English skills. It was a quite good experience and I made a score of 7.

  • I choose IELTS because it is the most appropriate test that most of the educational institutions in Europe prefer. The experience was awesome when I took the test in my home country.

  • 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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