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Take an IELTS test in Spain. 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 Spain and register to save your spot within a couple of minutes. According to our database, there are 23 test locations offered by British Council and 7 test locations offered by IDP in Spain.

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British Council Madrid (UKVI test location)

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
January 16, 2020 UKVI Academic January 29, 2020 EUR 228
January 16, 2020 UKVI Life Skills A1 January 29, 2020 EUR 171
January 16, 2020 UKVI Life Skills B1 January 29, 2020 EUR 171
February 6, 2020 UKVI Academic February 19, 2020 EUR 228
February 6, 2020 UKVI Life Skills A1 February 19, 2020 EUR 171
British Council Madrid

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
December 14, 2019 Academic December 27, 2019 EUR 220
December 14, 2019 General Training December 27, 2019 EUR 220
January 11, 2020 Academic January 24, 2020 EUR 223
January 11, 2020 General Training January 24, 2020 EUR 223
January 18, 2020 Academic January 31, 2020 EUR 223
13 km
British Council - Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

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
December 12, 2019 Academic December 25, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
December 14, 2019 General Training December 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
December 14, 2019 Academic December 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
January 4, 2020 Academic January 17, 2020 Global test date: please enquire
January 11, 2020 General Training January 24, 2020 Global test date: please enquire
216 km
British Council - Universidad de Burgos

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
December 12, 2019 Academic December 25, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
December 14, 2019 General Training December 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
December 14, 2019 Academic December 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
January 4, 2020 Academic January 17, 2020 Global test date: please enquire
January 11, 2020 General Training January 24, 2020 Global test date: please enquire
275 km
British Council - Zaragoza

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
March 21, 2020 Academic April 3, 2020 EUR 223
March 21, 2020 General Training April 3, 2020 EUR 223
April 4, 2020 General Training April 17, 2020 Global test date: please enquire
April 4, 2020 Academic April 17, 2020 Global test date: please enquire
April 11, 2020 Academic April 24, 2020 Global test date: please enquire
Other test centres in or nearby Spain
  • International House - Madrid
  • English Institute TOAH Method, International House - Barcelona
  • Lacunza IH San Sebastián, International House - Barcelona
  • UPV/EHU San Sebastián, International House - Barcelona
  • International House Barcelona- Escola Rosalía de Castro

There is one British Council test centre in Spains capital Madrid. The average IELTS score of test takers with Spanish as native language is 6.2. In 2017, the average IELTS score of test takers in Spain was 6.81. According to our database, there are 58 universities in Spain that accept the IELTS test. The average IELTS score requirement for organisations accepting IELTS in Spain is 6.2.

pain is one of the easiest places to make new friends, experience the real fiesta (party) attitude and enjoy lovely, warm, Mediterranean weather! Who wouldn’t want to study abroad in such a welcoming place? Apart from the overall exciting atmosphere, Spain is home to many universities that welcome thousands of foreign students each year. While you study and prepare to become a specialist in your chosen field, you will also enrich your cultural horizons by seeing and admiring some really amazing attractions. From white, sandy beaches and blue seas, to the ski slopes of the Pyrenees and to the ancient villages of Granada, Spain truly offers both natural and urban splendours. Embrace the chance to sharpen your Spanish skills and enjoy a relaxed and multicultural environment while you study abroad in Spain! At Spanish universities, you’ll experience a friendly and laid-back atmosphere full of international students coming from all over the world. Although lectures are pretty formal, seminars and lab work are more relaxed, allowing students to freely discuss with professors and ask them questions regarding their course materials. Universities in Spain offer a varied palette of study options, and science and technical degrees in particular, offer courses that involve both research work and practical exercises.

There are over 670 English-taught programmes in Spain. Almost all Spanish universities accept IELTS and TOEFL. For Spanish degrees, the most common required Spanish test is DELE.

To study in English at one of the universities in Spain, 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 Spain

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

  • I did the IELTS. It took more or less one month to prepare it on my own by practicing with helpful exercises and exam simulations on the official website.

  • I took IELTS to apply for universities in Sweden, Poland, Austria, Japan and South Korea and I would say that I liked it because it was paper based.

  • More than 800 British Council test locations
  • Accepted by more than 10,000 organisations
  • More than 3.5 million tests taken last year

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