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Kandy
37 km

British Council - ACBT Kandy

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October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
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October 30, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
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November 06, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council - ACBT Kandy (UKVI test location)

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October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
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October 30, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
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November 06, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council - Sinhaputhra Finance Building

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October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 30, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 30, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
November 06, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council Kandy - Sinhaputhra Finance Building

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October 23, 2021 Academic November 05, 2021 LKR 30200
October 23, 2021 General Training November 05, 2021 LKR 30200
October 30, 2021 Academic November 12, 2021 LKR 30200
October 30, 2021 General Training November 12, 2021 LKR 30200
November 11, 2021 Academic November 24, 2021 LKR 30200

British Council Kandy - Sinhaputhra Finance Building (UKVI test location)

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October 23, 2021 UKVI Academic November 05, 2021 LKR 30200
October 30, 2021 UKVI Academic November 12, 2021 LKR 30200
November 11, 2021 UKVI Academic November 24, 2021 LKR 30200
November 20, 2021 UKVI Academic December 03, 2021 LKR 30200
December 04, 2021 UKVI Academic December 17, 2021 LKR 30200

British Council Kandy - ACBT (Australian College of Business and Technology)

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October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
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October 30, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 30, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
November 06, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council Kandy - ACBT (Australian College of Business and Technology) (UKVI test location)

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October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
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November 06, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
Kurunegala
39 km

British Council Kandy - Kurunegala Kandyan Reach Hotel - Writing Venue

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October 30, 2021 Academic November 12, 2021 LKR 30200
November 20, 2021 Academic December 03, 2021 LKR 30200
December 18, 2021 Academic December 31, 2021 LKR 30200
October 30, 2021 General Training November 12, 2021 LKR 31500
November 20, 2021 General Training December 03, 2021 LKR 31500

British Council Kandy - Kurunegala Kandyan Reach Hotel - Writing Venue (UKVI test location)

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October 30, 2021 UKVI Academic November 12, 2021 LKR 30200
November 20, 2021 UKVI Academic December 03, 2021 LKR 30200
December 18, 2021 UKVI Academic December 31, 2021 LKR 30200
October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
Negombo
105 km

British Council Colombo - Negambo Nations Victory Campus - Writing Venue

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October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
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October 30, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 30, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
November 06, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council Colombo - Negambo Nations Victory Campus - Writing Venue (UKVI test location)

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October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 30, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 30, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
November 06, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire

British Council Colombo - Negambo Nations Victory Campus

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October 23, 2021 Academic November 05, 2021 LKR 30200
October 23, 2021 General Training November 05, 2021 LKR 30200
November 11, 2021 Academic November 24, 2021 LKR 30200
November 11, 2021 General Training November 24, 2021 LKR 30200
December 04, 2021 Academic December 17, 2021 LKR 30200

British Council Colombo - Negambo Nations Victory Campus (UKVI test location)

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October 23, 2021 UKVI Academic November 05, 2021 LKR 30200
November 11, 2021 UKVI Academic November 24, 2021 LKR 30200
December 04, 2021 UKVI Academic December 17, 2021 LKR 30200
October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
Batticaloa
110 km

British Council - Batticaloa

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October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 23, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 30, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
October 30, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
November 06, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire

Other test centres in or nearby Sri Lanka

  • IDP Education Lanka- British College of Applied Studies Institute (BCAS)
  • There is one British Council test centre in Sri Lankas capital Colombo. In 2017, the average IELTS score of test takers in Sri Lanka was 6.35. According to our database, there are 7 universities in Sri Lanka that accept the IELTS test. The average IELTS score requirement for organisations accepting IELTS in Sri Lanka is 5.

    To study in English at one of the universities in Sri Lanka, 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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