IELTS test locations

Test location Registration handled by Number of tests per month
Abeokuta British Council in Lagos 1
Abuja  British Council in Abuja 2
Benin City British Council in Abuja 2
Enugu British Council in Abuja 2
Ibadan British Council in Lagos 2
Lagos   British Council in Lagos 3
Port Harcourt British Council in Lagos 2

Venue details

You will receive an email ten days before the test date confirming the venue for your test and the timetable. If you don't receive this, please contact your local British Council office.

For all applications and information requests, please contact the British Council Nigeria directly. 

Fees

The test fee for General and Academic tests is N68,000.

You will be required to pay by bank transfer from Guaranty Trust Bank, First Bank and Zenith Bank. The payment instructions can be found on How to pay for IELTS exams.

If you are unable to make payment via bank transfer option, please raise a bank draft in favour of British Council from any Nigerian Bank and submit at any of the British Council offices in Nigeria. 

Test dates

The sections below list all upcoming test dates in Nigeria. Alternatively, you can check live test place availability on our online registration system.

Places are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis, so we strongly recommend that you register online as soon as possible and preferrably at least two months prior to the test date.

Please note: Once all the test places have been assigned and the session is full, the test will no longer appear on our online registration system.

Available tests

Select a location below

Abeokuta

Venue: Abeokuta

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
20/01/2018 IELTS Academic 06/01/2018 Apply now
20/01/2018 IELTS General Training 06/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS Academic 27/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS General Training 27/01/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS Academic 17/02/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS General Training 17/02/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS Academic 07/04/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS General Training 07/04/2018 Apply now

Abuja

Venue: Abuja, Plot 3645 IBB Way, Maitama

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
20/01/2018 IELTS Academic 06/01/2018 Apply now
20/01/2018 IELTS General Training 06/01/2018 Apply now
01/02/2018 IELTS Academic 18/01/2018 Apply now
01/02/2018 IELTS General Training 18/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS Academic 27/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS General Training 27/01/2018 Apply now
24/02/2018 IELTS Academic 10/02/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS Academic 17/02/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS General Training 17/02/2018 Apply now
15/03/2018 IELTS Academic 01/03/2018 Apply now
24/03/2018 IELTS Academic 10/03/2018 Apply now
24/03/2018 IELTS General Training 10/03/2018 Apply now
07/04/2018 IELTS General Training 24/03/2018 Apply now
07/04/2018 IELTS Academic 24/03/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS General Training 07/04/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS Academic 07/04/2018 Apply now
26/04/2018 IELTS Academic 12/04/2018 Apply now

Benin City

Venue: Benin, 01-4603090

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
20/01/2018 IELTS Academic 06/01/2018 Apply now
20/01/2018 IELTS General Training 06/01/2018 Apply now
01/02/2018 IELTS General Training 18/01/2018 Apply now
01/02/2018 IELTS Academic 18/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS General Training 27/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS Academic 27/01/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS Academic 17/02/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS General Training 17/02/2018 Apply now
24/03/2018 IELTS Academic 10/03/2018 Apply now
24/03/2018 IELTS General Training 10/03/2018 Apply now
07/04/2018 IELTS General Training 24/03/2018 Apply now
07/04/2018 IELTS Academic 24/03/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS Academic 07/04/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS General Training 07/04/2018 Apply now

Enugu

Venue: Enugu, 01-4603090, DFID- Teachers house Otigba Junction

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
06/01/2018 IELTS Academic 23/12/2017 Apply now
20/01/2018 IELTS General Training 06/01/2018 Apply now
20/01/2018 IELTS Academic 06/01/2018 Apply now
01/02/2018 IELTS Academic 18/01/2018 Apply now
01/02/2018 IELTS General Training 18/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS General Training 27/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS Academic 27/01/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS General Training 17/02/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS Academic 17/02/2018 Apply now
24/03/2018 IELTS General Training 10/03/2018 Apply now
24/03/2018 IELTS Academic 10/03/2018 Apply now
07/04/2018 IELTS Academic 24/03/2018 Apply now
07/04/2018 IELTS General Training 24/03/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS Academic 07/04/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS General Training 07/04/2018 Apply now

Ibadan

Venue: Ibadan

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
13/01/2018 IELTS Academic 30/12/2017 Apply now
20/01/2018 IELTS Academic 06/01/2018 Apply now
20/01/2018 IELTS General Training 06/01/2018 Apply now
01/02/2018 IELTS Academic 18/01/2018 Apply now
01/02/2018 IELTS General Training 18/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS Academic 27/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS General Training 27/01/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS Academic 17/02/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS General Training 17/02/2018 Apply now
24/03/2018 IELTS Academic 10/03/2018 Apply now
24/03/2018 IELTS General Training 10/03/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS General Training 07/04/2018 Apply now
26/04/2018 IELTS Academic 12/04/2018 Apply now

Lagos

Venue: Lagos, 20 Thompson Avenue, Ikoyi

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
13/01/2018 IELTS Academic 30/12/2017 Apply now
20/01/2018 IELTS Academic 06/01/2018 Apply now
20/01/2018 IELTS General Training 06/01/2018 Apply now
01/02/2018 IELTS General Training 18/01/2018 Apply now
01/02/2018 IELTS Academic 18/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS Academic 27/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS General Training 27/01/2018 Apply now
24/02/2018 IELTS Academic 10/02/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS Academic 17/02/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS General Training 17/02/2018 Apply now
10/03/2018 IELTS Academic 24/02/2018 Apply now
24/03/2018 IELTS Academic 10/03/2018 Apply now
24/03/2018 IELTS General Training 10/03/2018 Apply now
07/04/2018 IELTS Academic 24/03/2018 Apply now
07/04/2018 IELTS General Training 24/03/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS Academic 07/04/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS General Training 07/04/2018 Apply now
26/04/2018 IELTS Academic 12/04/2018 Apply now

Port Harcourt

Venue: Port Harcourt, Plot 127 Olu Obasanjo Way, GRA II

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
06/01/2018 IELTS Academic 23/12/2017 Apply now
06/01/2018 IELTS General Training 23/12/2017 Apply now
20/01/2018 IELTS Academic 06/01/2018 Apply now
20/01/2018 IELTS General Training 06/01/2018 Apply now
01/02/2018 IELTS General Training 18/01/2018 Apply now
01/02/2018 IELTS Academic 18/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS Academic 27/01/2018 Apply now
10/02/2018 IELTS General Training 27/01/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS Academic 17/02/2018 Apply now
03/03/2018 IELTS General Training 17/02/2018 Apply now
24/03/2018 IELTS Academic 10/03/2018 Apply now
24/03/2018 IELTS General Training 10/03/2018 Apply now
07/04/2018 IELTS Academic 24/03/2018 Apply now
07/04/2018 IELTS General Training 24/03/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS Academic 07/04/2018 Apply now
21/04/2018 IELTS General Training 07/04/2018 Apply now