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Take an IELTS test in or nearby Switzerland

Take an IELTS test in Switzerland. 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 Switzerland and register to save your spot within a couple of minutes. According to our database, British Council offers 16 test locations across Switzerland. There are 80 universities in the country accepting IELTS scores. The test fee in Switzerland varies depending on test date, test location and test type. The average IELTS score of test takers with German as native language is 7. Switzerland is a cultural meeting point in the heart of Europe where many different people, languages and religious beliefs co-exist. Knowledgeable minds and continuous research are the main and most valued resources in the country, supported by a great emphasis on high-quality international education. Switzerland has more than 100 Nobel Prize winners. Due to its favourable business and living environments, Switzerland is also home to an increasingly large number of European company headquarters. Undergraduate studies result in a Bachelor's degree, advancing to a Master's degree. About 135,000 students attend Switzerland's Bachelor's, Master's and Ph.D. programmes, most of which are focused on quality research work. Universities in Switzerland hold partnerships with universities from other countries and encourage international student mobility. Many student exchange programs allow students to travel all over Europe. 27.6% of students in Switzerland are foreigners, while 50% of PhD graduates are also international students. Some universities offer international students the possibility to be guest students for a limited amount of time.

British Council test location - Zürich

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
March 30, 2017 Academic April 12, 2017 CHF 365
March 30, 2017 Academic April 12, 2017 CHF 375
April 20, 2017 Academic May 3, 2017 CHF 365
May 6, 2017 Academic May 19, 2017 CHF 365
May 13, 2017 Academic May 26, 2017 CHF 365
British Council, Switzerland, Militärakademie an der ETH Zürich (MILAK)

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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
63 km
British Council test location - St Gallen

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
April 29, 2017 Academic May 12, 2017 CHF 365
April 29, 2017 General Training May 12, 2017 CHF 365
May 20, 2017 Academic June 2, 2017 CHF 365
August 12, 2017 Academic August 25, 2017 CHF 365
October 28, 2017 Academic November 10, 2017 CHF 365
77 km
British Council test location - Basel

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
March 25, 2017 Academic April 7, 2017 CHF 365
March 25, 2017 General Training April 7, 2017 CHF 365
June 3, 2017 Academic June 16, 2017 CHF 365
June 3, 2017 General Training June 16, 2017 CHF 365
July 29, 2017 Academic August 11, 2017 CHF 365
88 km
British Council test location - Freiburg

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
March 25, 2017 Academic April 7, 2017 EUR 220
March 25, 2017 General Training April 7, 2017 EUR 220
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
Other test centres in or nearby Switzerland
  • IELTS test in Milano (International House - Milan)

10 most popular study destinations for students in Switzerland

  • 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 had to take a language test and chose for IELTS as you will get your results after 13 days. I also found out that there are a lot of webpages meant to help you get ready for the test.

  • I have chosen IELTS, because it is cheaper and reflects more what you can deal with than how you can circle the grammar closed questions. I liked that test, because you can handle the topics of the two essays there as you wish.

  • 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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