If you are taking IELTS test for UK VISA & IMMIGRATION purpose, you will need to take IELTS for UKVI. To find out more about IELTS for UKVI visit TAKEIELTS UKVI
Disclaimer: It is the responsibility of the test taker to register for the right type of test. If you are applying for IELTS for UKVI, you must register at one of the authorised British Council’s IELTS test centres for UKVI. The test centre cannot be held responsible for an incorrect selection.
Welcome to the British Council Egypt
If you pay at the British Council we will give you a Confirmation letter with all necessary details about your test day. If you pay online we will email you the Confirmation letter.
Please make sure to be present at the test venue at 7.30 a.m. for test day photo, finger print, instructions & ID checks. No candidate will be allowed into the hall after 8.30am; if you arrive late then you will lose the whole exam fee.
Note: Speaking tests will usually take place on Fridays between 0900 and 1700. You will receive confirmation by SMS 2 days before the Speaking test with your actual Speaking test time. To receive the SMS please make sure that you have provided a local mobile number not a landline or international number.
Please call 19789 if you do not receive our message. Please make sure you are present at least 1 hour before your interview time to complete the registration formalities (test day photo, finger print & ID checks). If you do not arrive at the designated time there will be a charge of LE100 to reschedule your interview date.
On the test day you must bring the original valid passport or national ID indicated on your application for the test
Please bring the same original valid passport or national ID indicated on your application on the test day
• Agouza office: Saturday to Thursday from 09:00 till 20:00 & Friday from 09:00 till 16:00
• Heliopolis office: Saturday to Thursday from 09:00 till 20:00
• Alexandria office: Sunday to Thursday from 11:00 till 20:30