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British Council - Algonquin College Kuwait

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July 20, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire
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British Council Kuwait - UK International Private Training Institute

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British Council Kuwait - UK International Private Training Institute (UKVI test location)

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British Council Kuwait - Ambition Academy - CD IELTS

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August 03, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council - National Bank of Kuwait

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British Council - Computer Delivered IELTS Test

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August 03, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council - Computer Delivered IELTS Test (UKVI test location)

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August 03, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council - Kuwait College of Science and Technology - DOHA

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British Council - Kuwait International Law School - KILAW

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British Council Kuwait - Gulf University for Science and Technology(GUST)

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August 03, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council Kuwait

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August 03, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council Kuwait - UK International Private Training Institute

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August 03, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council - American University of Kuwait - CD IELTS

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August 03, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council - American University of Kuwait - PB IELTS

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August 03, 2024 Academic Global test date: please enquire

Other test centres in or nearby Kuwait

  • IDP Education - Salmiya
  • IDP Education - Kuwait City (UKVI test location)
  • Irsafram IELTS - Ahwaz
  • IDP Education- ALKhaleej Training Centre
  • There is one British Council test centre in Kuwaits capital Kuwait City. The average IELTS score of test takers with Arabic as native language is 5.7. In 2017, the average IELTS score of test takers in Kuwait was 5.36. According to our database, there are 7 universities in Kuwait that accept the IELTS test. The average IELTS score requirement for organisations accepting IELTS in Kuwait is 5.6.

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

    How much does the IELTS exam cost in Kuwait?

    The IELTS test in Kuwait costs between KWD 85 and KWD 88. 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 Kuwait?

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

    Is IELTS for UKVI available for people from Kuwait?

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

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

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

    When will IELTS exams start in Kuwait?

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

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