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British Council Turkey - Istanbul Sainte Pulcherie High School

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May 30, 2020 UKVI Life Skills A1 Global test date: please enquire
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British Council Turkey - Mef Schools Teachers

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British Council Turkey - MEF High School

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British Council Turkey - Istanbul - Computer delivered IELTS for UKVI (UKVI test location)

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British Council test location - Istanbul (UKVI test location)

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British Council Turkey - Istanbul - Mercure Istanbul City Bosphorus Hotel (UKVI test location)

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British Council test location - Istanbul

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Bursa
91 km

British Council test location - Bursa

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May 30, 2020 UKVI Life Skills A1 Global test date: please enquire
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British Council test location - Bursa (UKVI test location)

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May 30, 2020 UKVI Life Skills A1 Global test date: please enquire
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Burgas
206 km

British Council Bulgaria - Burgas

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June 06, 2020 UKVI Academic June 19, 2020 BGN 417
October 15, 2020 UKVI Academic October 28, 2020 BGN 417
December 03, 2020 UKVI Academic December 16, 2020 BGN 417
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British Council test location - Burgas

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Varna
259 km

British Council Bulgaria - Varna

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July 18, 2020 UKVI Academic July 31, 2020 BGN 417
September 17, 2020 UKVI Academic September 30, 2020 BGN 417
September 17, 2020 UKVI Life Skills A1 September 30, 2020 BGN 417
November 12, 2020 UKVI Academic November 25, 2020 BGN 417
November 12, 2020 UKVI Life Skills A1 November 25, 2020 BGN 417

British Council test location - Varna

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Other test centres in or nearby Istanbul

  • IDP Education - Bursa
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  • About the city of Istanbul

    There are test locations in Istanbul offered and certified by British Council. The test fee specified for the exam locations above is indicative and can vary depending on test date, test location and test type. Please visit the test location website for most recent information.

    Make sure to prepare for the IELTS exam. Find an English language school in Istanbul to make sure you advance your English language skills and get a high IELTS score on your test. Find and compare the best English programs by selecting the country and city on the search page. Choose a top language school that matches your intended English level and start your IELTS preparation course.

    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.


    Universities in Istanbul that accept the IELTS test

    Bogazici University

    The mission of Bogazici University is to generate knowledge at global scale, to expand the scientific horizons of Turkiye and to educate individuals who will ensure the dominance of contemporary science and technology in the development of the society.
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    Required IELTS test score (indication only): 6.50 / 6.50
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    Koc University

    The university’s faculty consists of Turkey's most established senior researchers and PhD’s from elite research institutions worldwide. Most of our full-time faculty members have doctoral degrees from top-tier universities in the world.
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    Required IELTS test score (indication only): 6.00 / 6.50
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    Beykent University

    As a university educating qualified individuals who produce and improve knowledge and technology, and turn these into professional skills to be used for the benefit of the society, our mission is to enable our students to access the physical and technological infrastructures, a social environment, education and training programmes, and learning resources so that they will be professionals. 
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    BAU

    Bahçe?ehir University expects to be the leading force regionally and nationally in the enhancement of knowledge. Bahce?ehir University aims to educate students who are committed to promoting respect for the rights of others, who are considerate and appreciative of human differences, and of the constructive expression of ideas.
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    Required IELTS test score (indication only): 6.50 / 6.50
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    Istanbul University

    Istanbul University brings together the East and the West; the past and the future; also it is the leading University raising competent individuals who produce beneficial knowledge for our country and humanity.
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    Ozyegin University

    As a research university, Özye?in University always opens new horizons and presents new opportunities to students to enable them to discover their true competencies.
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    Istanbul Technical University

    ITU is a reputable institution known for its history, science, technology, art and sport achievements over the period of 242 years. It is a research centre connecting the past to the present and designing projects for the future. ITU, that has presented numerous scientific and technological developments, was the first to introduce novelties and unique achievements, provides academic learning being one of the oldest and most prominent technical universities in the world.
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    Isik University

    ISIK University, along with the kindergartens, elementary and primary schools of Nisantasi, Ayazaga, Erenköy and Ispartakule, has been added to the chain of education of the Feyziye Schools Foundation, and continues its educational mission with campuses on both the Asian and European sides of Istanbul - in Sile and Maslak respectively.
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    Istanbul Commerce University

    Istanbul Commerce University, running on with the motto “think globally”, is a non-profit private university established by Istanbul Chamber of Commerce, one of the most important chambers of Istanbul.
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    Istanbul Aydin University

    “Towards a Bright Future” being the slogan of the Istanbul Aydin University, it is not surprising to come across our graduate students in the most successful place in their career. Istanbul Aydin University in our country and the world has gained fame with its scientific studies, experienced academic staff and with campuses located in the center of Istanbul, it is a perfect city campus university.
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    Fatih Sultan Mehmet Waqf University

    Fatih Sultan Mehmet Waqf University (FSMWU) is a newly established higher education institute whose goal is to be at the forefront of Turkish higher education and research.Its supporting waqf, Fatih Sultan Mehmet Waqf was however, established in 1470 and has been providing such facilities for over five centuries. FSMWU emerged from the historical waqf tradition which played an influential role in the scientific, civic, and cultural life throughout Ottoman history.
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    Halic University

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    Istanbul Kultur University

    Istanbul Kültür University was established in accordance with the Law no. 4281 as a foundation university having the title of “Public Entity” on 15 July 1997. IKU provides college education pursuant to the Law on Higher Education 2547 and is entitled to all the rights and benefits of a state university. Republic of Turkey and Turkish Nation’s attaining the constant aim of “reaching the level of contemporary civilizations” can only be ensured by providing the youth with a quality education regardless of their age. In this regard, the main goal of Istanbul Kültür University is to offer a quality higher education.
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    Istanbul 29 Mayis University

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    Istanbul Bilim University

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    Istanbul Okan University

    Our vision is to become a world-class university which contributes to the betterment of the nation and its business life by providing education of the highest standards and thereby preparing its students to enter the modern business world, ensuring that they are open to domestic and foreign competition, and instilling them with social responsibility and environmental consciousness.
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    Kadir Has University

    Kadir Has University was founded in 1997, in Istanbul. Civilization city with its campus located in the heart of Istanbul. A colorful university with individual development and training opportunities offered for all ages.
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    Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University

    Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University was established by qualified scholars to provide quality education with the aim of contributing the development of society and humankind. IZU aims to be one of the world's prominent and comprehensive universities. Its strengths lie mainly in the area of social sciences and humanities as well as having great engineering and architecture departments.
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    Required IELTS test score (indication only): 7.00 / 7.00
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    Bezmialem Vakif University

    Bezmialem Vakif University (BVU) vision is to be a leading university in the fields of medical sciences and education, which is taken as a local and global reference point with its education, research and services and members proud of being a part of it.
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    Required IELTS test score (indication only): 6.00 / 6.00
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    Istanbul Altinbas University

    As Altinbas University, we set an example as a center of excellence by making a difference in education with our top quality academic staff and state-of-the-art facilities. Learn more about why Altinbas is the best choice for you.
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    Yeditepe University

    Our University, which was named number one among the foundation universities among Turkey by the 2017 and 2018 reviews of Green Metric, an international platform about sustainability and environmental awareness and determines the greenest universities around the world, is also and only University in Turkey that produces its own energy by the solar panels on the rooftops within the campus. 
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    MEF University

    MEF University is a non-profit, endowment-supported university in Istanbul, Turkey, established with the mission to graduate internationally competitive forward-thinking students and to bring together leading research-oriented scholars, who will make globally-significant contributions to their professions, to science, and to technology. 
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    Hacettepe University

    As a research-oriented university committed to the promotion of excellence in education in line with universal values, our mission is to educate and nurture students as individuals equipped with quality and depth of provison in all fields of science, technology and arts.
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    Yildiz Technical University

    Yildiz Technical University is one of the seven public universities situated in Istanbul besides being the 3rd oldest university of Turkey with its history dating back to 1911.
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    Required IELTS test score (indication only): 5.00 / 5.00
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    Marmara University

    The University’s mission is to work towards designing the future; along with the 2013-2017 Strategic Plan, Marmara University is working towards determining the position it will occupy in the future. 
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    Dogus University

    Our mission at Dogus University is to educate individuals who are aware of the issues regarding their country and the world, can recognize and appreciate differences, have developed a point of view focusing on solutions, can come up with innovative ideas and stand by critical mind with an intellectual personality. 
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    Istanbul Bilgi University

    ?stanbul Bilgi University undertakes to contribute to science, artistic production, and the development of technology; to educate individuals whose research and problem solving skills have developed in an atmosphere of free thought and an awareness of social responsibility and whose competencies meet international standards.
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    Istanbul Ayvansaray University

    Istanbul Ayvansaray Universitesi international relations office coordinates international mobility programs such as Erasmus Exchange, overseas exchange, summer school and internships, was established as a unit attached to the Directorate of College in 2009. In particular, student mobility and internship programs as well as staff exchange programs are organized. 
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    Vatel Hotel and Tourism Business School

    Vatel Group and its campuses throughout the world have won the “Best Hospitality Management School” award in the 17th Worldwide Hospitality Awards, competing against 42 prestigious international schools.
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