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British Council - Tallinn University Centre for International Examinations

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  Test date Type Results by Test fee
October 05, 2024 Academic October 18, 2024 EUR 230 DETAILS
October 05, 2024 General Training October 18, 2024 EUR 230 DETAILS
November 02, 2024 Academic November 15, 2024 EUR 230 DETAILS
November 30, 2024 Academic December 13, 2024 EUR 230 DETAILS
November 30, 2024 General Training December 13, 2024 EUR 230 DETAILS

British Council - Tallinn University Language Centre (UKVI test location)

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  Test date Type Results by Test fee
July 20, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire
July 20, 2024 General Training Global test date: please enquire
July 27, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire
July 27, 2024 General Training Global test date: please enquire
August 03, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire

Other test centres in or nearby Estonia

  • LT Pro - Saint Petersburg
  • Students International - St Petersburg
  • Students International - St Petersburg (UKVI test location)
  • LT Pro - Veliky Novgorod
  • Students International - St Petersburg - Life Skills (UKVI test location)
  • There is one British Council test centre in Estonias capital Tallinn. According to our database, there are 8 universities in Estonia that accept the IELTS test. The average IELTS score requirement for organisations accepting IELTS in Estonia is 5.2.

    Estonia is situated in northern Europe and neighbours Finland, Latvia and Russia. It is a country of striking natural beauty and stunning seaside locations that brings together historical and modern contrasts. Estonia, a 2004 European Union entrant, has a modern market-based economy and one of the highest per capita income levels in Central Europe and the Baltic region. Estonia belongs to the Schengen Area and has been a proud member of the euro area as of 2011. Estonia has been booming ever since adopting the euro as official currency. The economy grew 7.6% in 2011, five times the euro area average and is the only country with a budget surplus in the Eurozone. With these examples, Estonia has become a respected member of the European Union and a role model for other EU countries. As a prosperous and forward-thinking country, Estonia is known in Europe for its various e-solutions, flat-rate tax system, nationwide e-voting, tweeting President Mr. Ilves and its innovative and open approach towards new technologies. One of the best examples of how far Estonia's modern technology has come is Skype. It took four Estonian software developers to come up with a series of complex programmes to make the idea of free calls anywhere in the world translate to reality! The application, which is now owned by Microsoft, is still partially operated in the capital city of Tallinn. But it is not only savvy-tech attitude, low living costs and fast developing economy, which makes Estonia attractive for international students. Estonia is also a country of contrast with four different seasons that include white endless summer nights and most snowy winters. As over half of country is covered with forest and with more than 1000 picturesque island and lakes, Estonia makes you feel closely connected with nature and gives you endless possibilities to enjoy spending time in the clean open air. As a proof, WHO (World Health Organization) ranked in 2011 Estonia 1st in worldwide in air quality. While studying in Estonia you will be living in a modern European country with Nordic values and living standards. As a great bonus, you will find an eco-friendly attitude and breath-taking Nordic nature. Quality education Estonia boasts a long tradition of high-quality higher education, with first university established already in 1632, thus being one of the oldest universities in Northern Europe. Currently Estonian universities offer more than 150 recognized degree programmes in English on Bachelor, Master and PhD level with internationally recognized diplomas and scholarship possibilities. Shorter periods of study in Estonia are also available in semester or summer courses. Estonian universities have facilitated programmes and structural changes in accordance with the European-wide Bologna Process and the creation of a common European higher education area. In 2008, the Archimedes Foundation initiated the Study in Estonia campaign to promote Estonian higher education abroad with support from the European Social Fund. Study in Estonia has partnered with Estonian higher education institutions that provide international degree programmes, fully English-taught and accredited.

    To study in English at one of the universities in Estonia, 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 Estonia

    How much does the IELTS exam cost in Estonia?

    The IELTS test in Estonia costs EUR 210. 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 Estonia?

    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 Estonia can be done by following this link to the official IELTS registration website .

    Is IELTS for UKVI available for people from Estonia?

    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 Estonia. Read more on the different types of IELTS in our article

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

    There is no "best test center" in Estonia , 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 Estonia to find a test centers that is most convenient for you.

    When will IELTS exams start in Estonia?

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

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