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Kandy
37 km

British Council - ACBT Kandy

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April 24, 2021 Academic Global test date: please enquire
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British Council - ACBT Kandy (UKVI test location)

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British Council - Sinhaputhra Finance Building

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British Council Kandy - Sinhaputhra Finance Building

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May 20, 2021 Academic June 02, 2021 LKR 30200
May 20, 2021 General Training June 02, 2021 LKR 30200
May 29, 2021 Academic June 11, 2021 LKR 30200
May 29, 2021 General Training June 11, 2021 LKR 30200
April 24, 2021 Academic May 07, 2021 LKR 30200

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

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

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Kurunegala
39 km

British Council Kandy - Kurunegala Kandyan Reach Hotel - Writing Venue

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May 29, 2021 Academic June 11, 2021 LKR 30200
April 24, 2021 Academic May 07, 2021 LKR 30200
June 19, 2021 Academic July 02, 2021 LKR 30200
July 24, 2021 Academic August 06, 2021 LKR 30200
August 21, 2021 Academic September 03, 2021 LKR 30200

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

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Negombo
105 km

British Council Colombo - Negambo Nations Victory Campus - Writing Venue

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

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Batticaloa
110 km

British Council - Batticaloa

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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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