Saudi Arabia

Everything you need to know about the IELTS test

IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

IELTS is the world’s most popular English language test. More than two million IELTS tests are taken each year. Taking IELTS opens doors, it can help you live, study and work around the world. More than 9,000 organizations in over 135 countries accept IELTS, including government, academic, and employment institutions.

IELTS is the only English language test accepted for immigration purposes by all countries that require one.

If you are applying for a visa to move to or stay in the UK, IELTS is on the list of approved secure English Language Tests. 

IELTS in Saudi Arabia

The British Council in Saudi Arabia offers IELTS tests in 12 locations across the kingdom: Riyadh, Jeddah, Al Khobar, Jubail, Buraydah, Abha, Al Ahsa, Al Madinah, Makkah, Tabuk, Taif, and Hail. Wherever you choose to take your test, your registration will be handled by the British Council in Saudi Arabia.

The British Council runs more than four test sessions a month in Saudi Arabia across its different locations.

IELTS Registration in Saudi Arabia

You can register for IELTS quickly and easily through the British Council Online Registration Service.

IELTS Fees In Saudi Arabia

The fee for sitting a test is SR 1,155. You can pay for your test online / Bank Transfer / Draft.