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
Calabar British Council in Lagos 1
Enugu British Council in Abuja 2
Ibadan British Council in Lagos 2
Ilorin British Council in Abuja Once in 2 months
Lagos   British Council in Lagos 3
Port Harcourt British Council in Lagos 2

Scroll down to apply to the different locations.

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 NGN75,000.

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, Park Inn by Radisson Hotel

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
10/11/2018 IELTS Academic 27/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS General Training 27/10/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS Academic 17/11/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS General Training 17/11/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS Academic 01/12/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS General Training 01/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS Academic 22/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS General Training 22/12/2018 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS Academic 05/01/2019 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS General Training 05/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS Academic 26/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS General Training 26/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS Academic 31/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS General Training 31/01/2019 Apply now
23/02/2019 IELTS Academic 09/02/2019 Apply now
09/03/2019 IELTS Academic 23/02/2019 Apply now
23/03/2019 IELTS General Training 09/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS Academic 23/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS General Training 23/03/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS Academic 13/04/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS General Training 13/04/2019 Apply now

Abuja

Venue: Abuja, Plot 3645 IBB Way, Maitama

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
27/10/2018 IELTS Academic 20/10/2018 Apply now
27/10/2018 IELTS General Training 20/10/2018 Apply now
01/11/2018 IELTS Academic 18/10/2018 Apply now
01/11/2018 IELTS General Training 18/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS Academic 27/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS General Training 27/10/2018 Apply now
17/11/2018 IELTS Academic 03/11/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS Academic 17/11/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS General Training 17/11/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS Academic 01/12/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS General Training 01/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS Academic 22/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS General Training 22/12/2018 Apply now
12/01/2019 IELTS Academic 29/12/2018 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS Academic 05/01/2019 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS General Training 05/01/2019 Apply now
02/02/2019 IELTS Academic 19/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS Academic 26/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS General Training 26/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS Academic 31/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS General Training 31/01/2019 Apply now
23/02/2019 IELTS Academic 09/02/2019 Apply now
09/03/2019 IELTS Academic 23/02/2019 Apply now
23/03/2019 IELTS General Training 09/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS Academic 23/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS General Training 23/03/2019 Apply now
13/04/2019 IELTS Academic 30/03/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS Academic 13/04/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS General Training 13/04/2019 Apply now

Benin City

Venue: Benin, 01-4603090

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
27/10/2018 IELTS Academic 20/10/2018 Apply now
27/10/2018 IELTS General Training 20/10/2018 Apply now
01/11/2018 IELTS Academic 18/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS Academic 27/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS General Training 27/10/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS Academic 17/11/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS General Training 17/11/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS Academic 01/12/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS General Training 01/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS Academic 22/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS General Training 22/12/2018 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS Academic 05/01/2019 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS General Training 05/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS Academic 26/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS General Training 26/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS Academic 31/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS General Training 31/01/2019 Apply now
23/02/2019 IELTS Academic 09/02/2019 Apply now
09/03/2019 IELTS Academic 23/02/2019 Apply now
23/03/2019 IELTS General Training 09/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS Academic 23/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS General Training 23/03/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS Academic 13/04/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS General Training 13/04/2019 Apply now

Calabar

Venue: Calabar, Calabar

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
27/10/2018 IELTS Academic 20/10/2018 Apply now
27/10/2018 IELTS General Training 20/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS Academic 27/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS General Training 27/10/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS Academic 17/11/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS General Training 17/11/2018 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS Academic 26/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS General Training 26/01/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS Academic 23/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS General Training 23/03/2019 Apply now

Enugu

Venue: Enugu, 01-4603090

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
27/10/2018 IELTS General Training 20/10/2018 Apply now
01/11/2018 IELTS Academic 18/10/2018 Apply now
01/11/2018 IELTS General Training 18/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS Academic 27/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS General Training 27/10/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS Academic 17/11/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS General Training 17/11/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS Academic 01/12/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS General Training 01/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS Academic 22/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS General Training 22/12/2018 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS Academic 05/01/2019 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS General Training 05/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS Academic 26/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS General Training 26/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS Academic 31/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS General Training 31/01/2019 Apply now
23/02/2019 IELTS Academic 09/02/2019 Apply now
09/03/2019 IELTS Academic 23/02/2019 Apply now
23/03/2019 IELTS General Training 09/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS Academic 23/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS General Training 23/03/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS Academic 13/04/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS General Training 13/04/2019 Apply now

Ibadan

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
27/10/2018 IELTS Academic 20/10/2018 Apply now
27/10/2018 IELTS General Training 20/10/2018 Apply now
01/11/2018 IELTS Academic 18/10/2018 Apply now
01/11/2018 IELTS General Training 18/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS Academic 27/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS General Training 27/10/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS Academic 17/11/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS General Training 17/11/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS Academic 01/12/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS General Training 01/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS Academic 22/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS General Training 22/12/2018 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS Academic 05/01/2019 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS General Training 05/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS Academic 26/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS General Training 26/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS Academic 31/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS General Training 31/01/2019 Apply now
23/02/2019 IELTS Academic 09/02/2019 Apply now
09/03/2019 IELTS Academic 23/02/2019 Apply now
23/03/2019 IELTS General Training 09/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS Academic 23/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS General Training 23/03/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS Academic 13/04/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS General Training 13/04/2019 Apply now

Ilorin

Venue: Ilorin, Roemichs International School

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
10/11/2018 IELTS Academic 27/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS General Training 27/10/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS Academic 22/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS General Training 22/12/2018 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS Academic 05/01/2019 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS General Training 05/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS Academic 26/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS General Training 26/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS Academic 31/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS General Training 31/01/2019 Apply now
23/02/2019 IELTS Academic 09/02/2019 Apply now
09/03/2019 IELTS Academic 23/02/2019 Apply now
23/03/2019 IELTS General Training 09/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS Academic 23/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS General Training 23/03/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS Academic 13/04/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS General Training 13/04/2019 Apply now

Lagos

Venue: Lagos-Island, Lekki Coliseum, Lekki Phase 1

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
01/11/2018 IELTS General Training 18/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS Academic 27/10/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS Academic 17/11/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS General Training 17/11/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS Academic 01/12/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS General Training 01/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS Academic 22/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS General Training 22/12/2018 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS Academic 05/01/2019 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS General Training 05/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS Academic 26/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS General Training 26/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS Academic 31/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS General Training 31/01/2019 Apply now
23/03/2019 IELTS General Training 09/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS Academic 23/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS General Training 23/03/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS Academic 13/04/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS General Training 13/04/2019 Apply now

Venue: Lagos-Mainland, Mainland

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
27/10/2018 IELTS Academic 20/10/2018 Apply now
27/10/2018 IELTS General Training 20/10/2018 Apply now
01/11/2018 IELTS Academic 25/10/2018 Apply now
01/11/2018 IELTS General Training 25/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS Academic 27/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS General Training 27/10/2018 Apply now
17/11/2018 IELTS Academic 03/11/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS Academic 17/11/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS General Training 17/11/2018 Apply now
08/12/2018 IELTS Academic 24/11/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS Academic 01/12/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS General Training 01/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS Academic 22/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS General Training 22/12/2018 Apply now
12/01/2019 IELTS Academic 29/12/2018 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS Academic 05/01/2019 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS General Training 05/01/2019 Apply now
02/02/2019 IELTS Academic 19/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS Academic 26/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS General Training 26/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS Academic 31/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS General Training 31/01/2019 Apply now
23/02/2019 IELTS Academic 09/02/2019 Apply now
09/03/2019 IELTS Academic 23/02/2019 Apply now
23/03/2019 IELTS General Training 09/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS Academic 23/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS General Training 23/03/2019 Apply now
13/04/2019 IELTS Academic 30/03/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS Academic 13/04/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS General Training 13/04/2019 Apply now

Venue: Lagos-Mainland., Mainland

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
27/10/2018 IELTS General Training 20/10/2018 Apply now

Port Harcourt

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

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
27/10/2018 IELTS Academic 20/10/2018 Apply now
27/10/2018 IELTS General Training 20/10/2018 Apply now
01/11/2018 IELTS Academic 18/10/2018 Apply now
01/11/2018 IELTS General Training 18/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS Academic 27/10/2018 Apply now
10/11/2018 IELTS General Training 27/10/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS Academic 17/11/2018 Apply now
01/12/2018 IELTS General Training 17/11/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS Academic 01/12/2018 Apply now
15/12/2018 IELTS General Training 01/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS Academic 22/12/2018 Apply now
05/01/2019 IELTS General Training 22/12/2018 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS Academic 05/01/2019 Apply now
19/01/2019 IELTS General Training 05/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS Academic 26/01/2019 Apply now
09/02/2019 IELTS General Training 26/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS Academic 31/01/2019 Apply now
14/02/2019 IELTS General Training 31/01/2019 Apply now
23/02/2019 IELTS Academic 09/02/2019 Apply now
09/03/2019 IELTS Academic 23/02/2019 Apply now
23/03/2019 IELTS General Training 09/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS Academic 23/03/2019 Apply now
06/04/2019 IELTS General Training 23/03/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS Academic 13/04/2019 Apply now
27/04/2019 IELTS General Training 13/04/2019 Apply now