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Take an IELTS test in or nearby The United Arab Emirates

Take an IELTS test in United Arab Emirates. 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 United Arab Emirates and register to save your spot within a couple of minutes. According to our database, British Council offers 66 test locations across United Arab Emirates. There are 54 universities in the country accepting IELTS scores. The test fee in United Arab Emirates varies depending on test date, test location and test type. The average IELTS score of test takers in United Arab Emirates in 2014 was 4.9. The average IELTS score of test takers with Arabic as native language is 5.7. United Arab Emirates' capital Abu Dhabi offers 1 accredited British Council IELTS test centre(s). The Arab Emirates has established an excellent and diversified system of higher education in a very short period. Nationals can attend government institutions free of charge. A wide range of private institutions with international accreditation supplements the public sector. The country now has one of the highest application participation rates in the world. Ninety-five percent of all females and 80 per cent of all males who are enrolled in the final year of secondary school apply for admission to a higher education institution or to study abroad. Industries involving the area's oil and natural-gas deposits are still critical to the economy, and provide the bulk of export earnings. However, the country's increasingly diversified economy relies also on international banking, financial services, regional corporate headquarters, and tourism. The traditional occupations of fishing and pearling are still practiced, and there is some agriculture (dates, vegetables, watermelon and poultry). Aluminium, fertilizer, and textiles are manufactured, and there is commercial ship repair.

British Council - Al Falah University

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June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
British Council - Zayed University Dubai (Knowledge Village)

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June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
British Council - Zayed University Dubai (Academic City)

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June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
British Council - Zayed University

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June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
British Council - Knowledge Village

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June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
British Council Dubai (UKVI)

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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June 17, 2017 UKVI Academic June 30, 2017 AED 965
June 24, 2017 UKVI Academic July 7, 2017 AED 965
June 24, 2017 UKVI General Training July 7, 2017 AED 965
June 24, 2017 UKVI Life Skills B1 July 7, 2017 AED 725
June 24, 2017 UKVI Life Skills A1 July 7, 2017 AED 725
British Council - Zayed University (UKVI)

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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June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
British Council, Dubai, Al Diyafah High School - Dubai

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June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 AED 970
June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 AED 970
June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 AED 970
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 AED 970
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 AED 970
British Council - Al Falah University

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June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
British Council - Zayed University Dubai (Knowledge Village)

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June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
British Council - Zayed University Dubai (Academic City)

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June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
British Council - Zayed University

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June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
British Council - Knowledge Village

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June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
British Council Dubai (UKVI)

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
June 17, 2017 UKVI Academic June 30, 2017 AED 965
June 24, 2017 UKVI Academic July 7, 2017 AED 965
June 24, 2017 UKVI General Training July 7, 2017 AED 965
June 24, 2017 UKVI Life Skills B1 July 7, 2017 AED 725
June 24, 2017 UKVI Life Skills A1 July 7, 2017 AED 725
British Council - Zayed University (UKVI)

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
June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 not specified
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 Academic July 21, 2017 not specified
July 8, 2017 General Training July 21, 2017 not specified
British Council, Dubai, Al Diyafah High School - Dubai

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Test date Type Results by Test fee
June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 AED 970
June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 AED 970
June 17, 2017 Academic June 30, 2017 AED 970
June 24, 2017 Academic July 7, 2017 AED 970
June 24, 2017 General Training July 7, 2017 AED 970
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10 most popular study destinations for students in The United Arab Emirates

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  • I took the IELTS test and I consider it more reasonable particularly regarding the speaking section, because I could speak with a real examiner.

  • I liked the way IELTS was held. Everything was well organised and I was aware of everything before encountering a problem. We should thank the organisers of the exam for keeping everything as organised as possible.

  • 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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