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When you book an IELTS test with the British Council, you also get included in your test fee:

  • Free access to ‘IELTS Ready Premium’: including 40 practice tests across the four skills: Speaking, Writing, Reading and Listening. 
  • Five extra Test Report Forms for free that we send free of charge to institutions you’re applying to (e.g. immigration offices, universities etc.)

Choose how to take your IELTS test and book online

You can book your IELTS test with us online (and, where applicable, at one of our offices). When you book with us, you can be certain that you will be taking your test at an official IELTS test centre. 

You can take your test at one of our official test centres on paper or on a computer. All you need is a valid identification document and a bank card if you want to pay online. You can also take IELTS Online (IELTS Academic only) from the comfort of your home or any private space with a stable internet connection.

Tests we offer Fee Book
IELTS on Computer (Academic) - in a test centre 560,000 MMK Find a test date
IELTS on Paper (Academic) - in a test centre 560,000 MMK Find a test date
IELTS Online (Academic) - take from your home or any private location USD 231* Find a test date
IELTS on Computer (General Training) - in a test centre 560,000 MMK Find a test date
IELTS on Paper (General Training) - in a test centre 560,000 MMK Find a test date
IELTS for UKVI (Academic) - in a test centre 582,000 MMK Find a test date
IELTS for UKVI (General Training) - in a test centre 582,000 MMK Find a test date
IELTS Life Skills A1 - in a test centre 450,000 MMK Find a test date
IELTS Life Skills B1 - in a test centre 450,000 MMK Find a test date

*The fees for the IELTS test are subject to change without prior notice.

Payment for IELTS on Computer/on Paper(Academic,General Training,Life Skills, UKVI) Exams Fees can be made by bank transfer or walk in payments by using bank cards at British Council Yangon (Kanna Street) Office. 

*Payment for the IELTS Online Exam Fees MUST be made in USD using a valid debit/credit card, as the fees will be directly deducted by the regional IELTS team. The administrative processes will be handled by the regional IELTS team. Please note that these transactions are subject to the exchange rate and transaction fees imposed by your credit/debit card provider bank.

 

To book your test you will need to:

  1. Make sure you have a form of valid ID (passport or national ID card) at hand. Please note that candidates under 18 years of age have to supply written consent by a parent or guardian in order to apply for a test place.
  2. Read our Information for Candidates, which contains important information about the test format, the question types and the test results. Please note that IELTS is not recommended for test takers under the age of 16. 
  3. Pay for your test. Payment can be made by bank transfer and also accept walk-in payments by using bank cards at our British Council Yangon (Kanna Street) Office. 

After you have booked your test:

  • You will receive a confirmation giving you the start time of your test and the venue address. 
  • Your Speaking test may be scheduled on the same day as the other sections, or on a different day within a 7 day window before or after your main test day. The test centre will send you a confirmation for the Speaking Test date.
  • You will also receive an automatic email with your access codes to the free online course: IELTS Ready Premium
  • You will also receive your IELTS Reference Number to access the Test Taker Portal. Please make sure that you have included your email address correctly when you book your test.