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Take an IELTS test in or nearby The Netherlands

Take an IELTS test in Netherlands. 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 Netherlands and register to save your spot within a couple of minutes. According to our database, there are 5 test locations offered by British Council and no test locations offered by IDP in Netherlands.

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British Council test location - Amsterdam (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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September 29, 2018 Academic October 12, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
September 29, 2018 General Training October 12, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
October 11, 2018 Academic October 24, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
October 13, 2018 Academic October 26, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
October 13, 2018 General Training October 26, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
British Language Training Centre (BLTC)

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

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September 29, 2018 Academic October 12, 2018 EUR 225
September 29, 2018 General Training October 12, 2018 EUR 225
October 11, 2018 Academic October 24, 2018 EUR 225
October 20, 2018 Academic November 2, 2018 EUR 225
October 27, 2018 Academic November 9, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
36 km
BLTC test location - Aristozalen Utrecht

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
October 13, 2018 Academic October 26, 2018 EUR 225
October 20, 2018 Academic November 2, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
October 27, 2018 Academic November 9, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
October 27, 2018 General Training November 9, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
November 1, 2018 Academic November 14, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
58 km
BLTC test location - Thomas More Hogeschool Rotterdam

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

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September 29, 2018 Academic October 12, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
September 29, 2018 General Training October 12, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
October 11, 2018 Academic October 24, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
October 13, 2018 Academic October 26, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
October 13, 2018 General Training October 26, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
84 km
BLTC test location - Nieuwe Buitensocieteit Zwolle

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
November 10, 2018 Academic November 23, 2018 EUR 225
November 17, 2018 Academic November 30, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
December 1, 2018 Academic December 14, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
December 1, 2018 General Training December 14, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
December 8, 2018 Academic December 21, 2018 Global test date: please enquire
Other test centres in or nearby The Netherlands
  • PeopleCert Frankfurt
  • Macquarie University - Darlington

There is one British Council test centre in Netherlands' capital Amsterdam. According to our database, there are 90 universities in Netherlands that accept the IELTS test. The average IELTS score requirement for organisations accepting IELTS in Netherlands is 6.3.

Students choose to do their degrees in the Netherlands for a multitude of reasons, starting with the fact that the Dutch are easy-going, as well as English-savvy. Add to that the laid-back, informal style of teaching, that’s focused on the student’s experience, and there’s no surprise the Netherlands is a top study destination in Europe. Those who are pickier choose the Netherlands because of its unique culture and its geographical position in the heart of Europe, which makes many neighbouring countries equally accessible.Numerous English-taught programmes and native English-speaking teachers make studying in the Netherlands very appealing to international students. And there’s no other country that can beat the Netherlands at programmes related to Water Resource Management. By now you already suspect that some of the most popular study options in this country are related to Engineering and Tech.

If you’re attending a degree programme in the Netherlands, you will need to prove that your language skills are good enough to participate in the classes and understand the lectures; some schools will require Dutch, while others will require strong English skills. These courses will also prepare you for any of the English-language tests that universities require.English-language tests The language certificates you will need to provide, depending on the language in which you wish to study, are: For Dutch: Dutch TUL or Dutch NT2-II diploma; For English: TOEFL, IELTS, or C1 Advanced. Sometimes, if you don’t hold a language certificate, you can take a language test at the university and find out if your level is good enough.

To study in English at one of the universities in the Netherlands, 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 The Netherlands

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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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