The British Council offers IELTS tests in eight location across Nigeria: Abuja, Benin City, Calabar, Enugu, Ibadan, Ilorin, Lagos and Port Harcourt. All registrations for Abuja, Enugu, Calabar & Benin City are handled by the British Council in Abuja. All registrations for Lagos, Ibadan, Port Harcourt & Ilorin are handled by the British Council in Lagos.
We currently run two tests per month in Abuja, Ibadan and Lagos and one test per month in Enugu, Benin City and Port Harcourt.
Places are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis, so we strongly recommend that you register online 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.
The tables below list all upcoming test dates in all Nigeria.
Alternatively you can check live test place availability on our online registration system.
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.
Test fee payment of NGN 52,000 is to be made offline by bank draft drawn from any Nigerian Bank in favor of British Council.