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Take an IELTS test in Sri Lanka. 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 Sri Lanka and register to save your spot within a couple of minutes. According to our database, there are 6 test locations offered by British Council and 7 test locations offered by IDP in Sri Lanka.

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British Council - BCIS (Bandaranayke Centre of International Studies) at BMICH (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
August 24, 2019 Academic September 6, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 General Training September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 Academic September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 12, 2019 Academic September 25, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 14, 2019 Academic September 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
British Council - BMICH (Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall) (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
August 29, 2019 UKVI Academic September 11, 2019 LKR 42900
August 29, 2019 UKVI Life Skills A1 September 11, 2019 LKR 32150
August 29, 2019 UKVI Life Skills B1 September 11, 2019 LKR 32150
August 30, 2019 UKVI Academic September 12, 2019 LKR 42900
August 30, 2019 UKVI Life Skills A1 September 12, 2019 LKR 32150
British Council Colombo (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
September 7, 2019 UKVI Academic September 20, 2019 GBP 200
September 7, 2019 UKVI Life Skills A1 September 20, 2019 GBP 150
September 7, 2019 UKVI Life Skills B1 September 20, 2019 GBP 150
September 12, 2019 Academic September 25, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 14, 2019 Academic September 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
British Council - ICBT (International College of Business & Technology Ltd)

Test dates are subject to availability. Please check real-time availability on the British Council Online Registration System.

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August 24, 2019 Academic September 6, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 General Training September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 Academic September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 12, 2019 Academic September 25, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 14, 2019 Academic September 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
British Council - BCIS (Bandaranayke Centre of International Studies) at BMICH

Test dates are subject to availability. Please check real-time availability on the British Council Online Registration System.

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August 24, 2019 Academic September 6, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 General Training September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 Academic September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 12, 2019 Academic September 25, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 14, 2019 Academic September 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
British Council - BMICH (Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall)

Test dates are subject to availability. Please check real-time availability on the British Council Online Registration System.

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August 24, 2019 Academic September 6, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 General Training September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 Academic September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 12, 2019 Academic September 25, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 14, 2019 Academic September 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
British Council - BCIS (Bandaranayke Centre of International Studies) at BMICH (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
August 24, 2019 Academic September 6, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 General Training September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 Academic September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 12, 2019 Academic September 25, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 14, 2019 Academic September 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
British Council - BMICH (Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall) (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
August 29, 2019 UKVI Academic September 11, 2019 LKR 42900
August 29, 2019 UKVI Life Skills A1 September 11, 2019 LKR 32150
August 29, 2019 UKVI Life Skills B1 September 11, 2019 LKR 32150
August 30, 2019 UKVI Academic September 12, 2019 LKR 42900
August 30, 2019 UKVI Life Skills A1 September 12, 2019 LKR 32150
British Council Colombo (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
September 7, 2019 UKVI Academic September 20, 2019 GBP 200
September 7, 2019 UKVI Life Skills A1 September 20, 2019 GBP 150
September 7, 2019 UKVI Life Skills B1 September 20, 2019 GBP 150
September 12, 2019 Academic September 25, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 14, 2019 Academic September 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
British Council - ICBT (International College of Business & Technology Ltd)

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
August 24, 2019 Academic September 6, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 General Training September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 Academic September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 12, 2019 Academic September 25, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 14, 2019 Academic September 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
British Council - BCIS (Bandaranayke Centre of International Studies) at BMICH

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August 24, 2019 Academic September 6, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 General Training September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 Academic September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 12, 2019 Academic September 25, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 14, 2019 Academic September 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
British Council - BMICH (Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall)

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
August 24, 2019 Academic September 6, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 General Training September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 7, 2019 Academic September 20, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 12, 2019 Academic September 25, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
September 14, 2019 Academic September 27, 2019 Global test date: please enquire
Other test centres in or nearby Sri Lanka
  • IDP Education Lanka – G20 Language Academy
  • IDP Education Lanka – Cambridge IELTS Academy
  • IDP Education Lanka (Private) Limited
  • IDP Education Lanka (Private) Limited (UKVI test location)
  • IDP Education Lanka – ACCHE

There is one British Council test centre in Sri Lankas capital Colombo. In 2017, the average IELTS score of test takers in Sri Lanka was 6.35. According to our database, there are 7 universities in Sri Lanka that accept the IELTS test. The average IELTS score requirement for organisations accepting IELTS in Sri Lanka is 5.

To study in English at one of the universities in Sri Lanka, 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 Sri Lanka

  • I did IELTS through British Council in Sri Lanka which was a big experience for me. I obtained the required standard and this course helped me a lot to develop my English language in every aspect.

  • I chose IELTS as a proof for my English proficiency as it is cheap. The examination was very well organised and no problem arose during the registration, examination and announcement of the result. I highly suggest to take IELTS as it is highly acceptable from many universities and self-preparation is enough to score well in the examination.

  • I did the IELTS test when I was applying for the programme and now I am studying IT in Germany!

  • 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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