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British Council - CFBT Brunei (UKVI test location)

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  Test date Type Results by Test fee
June 22, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire
June 22, 2024 General Training Global test date: please enquire
July 04, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire
July 13, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire
July 20, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council - CfBT Brunei

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  Test date Type Results by Test fee
October 10, 2024 Academic October 23, 2024 BND 360 DETAILS
October 11, 2024 General Training October 24, 2024 BND 360 DETAILS
October 11, 2024 Academic October 24, 2024 BND 360 DETAILS
October 17, 2024 Academic October 30, 2024 BND 360 DETAILS
October 17, 2024 General Training October 30, 2024 BND 360 DETAILS

British Council - CfBT Brunei (UKVI test location)

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  Test date Type Results by Test fee
October 16, 2024 UKVI Academic October 29, 2024 BND 385 DETAILS
October 16, 2024 UKVI General Training October 29, 2024 BND 385 DETAILS
November 20, 2024 UKVI Academic December 03, 2024 BND 385 DETAILS
November 20, 2024 UKVI General Training December 03, 2024 BND 385 DETAILS
July 10, 2024 UKVI Academic July 23, 2024 BND 385 DETAILS

Other test centres in or nearby Brunei

  • British Council - CFBT Brunei
  • IDP Education - Kota Kinabalu (UKVI test location)
  • IDP Education - Kota Kinabalu
  • IDP Education - Methodist Pillay Institute Kuching
  • IDP Education - Sunway College Kuching
  • IDP Education - RIAM Kuching
  • There is one British Council test centre in Bruneis capital Bandar Seri Begawan. According to our database, there is one university in Brunei that accept the IELTS test. The average IELTS score requirement for organisations accepting IELTS in Brunei is 6.

    To study in English at one of the universities in Brunei, 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.

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    Frequently asked questions about IELTS in Brunei

    How much does the IELTS exam cost in Brunei?

    The IELTS test in Brunei costs BND 360. Please note that you may need to make extra costs such as transportation or accomodation if you need to travel to a city to take IELTS. See our article on IELTS costs how to save money on your IELTS test.

    How can I apply for IELTS in Brunei?

    First make sure that you apply for the right type of IELTS. The IELTS exam is offered as Academic or a General Training variant. The Academic variant is for studying abroad and the General Training if you want to migrate to an English-speaking country and work there, or if you plan to attend a secondary school. Applying for all variants of IELTS in Brunei can be done by following this link to the official IELTS registration website .

    Is IELTS for UKVI available for people from Brunei?

    If you plan to study or work in the United Kingdom, you need IELTS for UKVI. The UK Home Office has authorized the Secure English language exams (SELT) IELTS for UKVI Academic and General Training and IELTS Life Skills for visa applications to the UK coming from Brunei. Read more on the different types of IELTS in our article

    Which test center in Brunei is the best to take the IELTS exam?

    There is no "best test center" in Brunei , all of them are equally good. The IELTS test is a standardized test that is conducted in exactly the same way on different locations. So, it doesn't really matter which test center you will go, you will always get the same high quality experience. Go directly to test centers in Brunei to find a test centers that is most convenient for you.

    When will IELTS exams start in Brunei?

    IELTS exams in Brunei are conducted through the whole year. You can find all dates for IELTS exams in Brunei on the official IELTS registration website .

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