IELTS Test Dates 2018
Ranjini Basu, 26 Dec 2018, #IELTS

IELTS Test Dates 2018 – The test dates of IELTS (International English Language Testing System) 2018 have been announced by the conducting body, British Council. All the IELTS 2018 tests are generally conducted on Thursdays or Saturdays. In the month of January, four IELTS 2018 test dates; both Academic and General Training are scheduled. The total number of 48 IELTS dates have been scheduled for the year 2018. The IELTS Academic version is available on all the test dates. IELTS 2018 General Training version is available for around 24 days in a year. Aspirants can select 2018 IELTS dates while registering for the test. In this article, know how to select IELTS test dates 2018. All the test dates for IELTS 2018 are made available for the candidates to choose. The probable results of IELTS 2018 will be declared 13 days after the exam date.

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IELTS 2018 Test will be conducted in two formats- IELTS Academic Training and IELTS General Training in more than 125 countries. The IELTS test dates 2018 for both formats may vary. Aspirants may register for the different formats by filling up the IELTS 2018 online application form online. The application process can be completed through official registration portal. The registration fee of IELTS 2018 has been revised to Rs. 12,100. Candidates are permitted to take IELTS test four times a month. The probable results of IELTS 2018 will be declared 13 days after the respective IELTS 2018 test date.

The IELTS test date 2018, however, varies based on the country and location of the test centre. While some countries might have specific test dates, others might decide the IELTS 2018 test date depending on the availability of the test centre of IELTS. The best way to find your IELTS dates 2018 is to check the dates against the test centre in your preferred location. Here’s how candidates can check the 2018 IELTS test dates, location and fee.


How to know your IELTS Test Date 2018?

  • Visit the official website of IELTS - British Council official website or get the link below

  • Click 'Take an exam' under that click 'IELTS'

  • Scroll below, click 'Register for IELTS now'

  • Select test date from the box, you can select which month you wish to take the IELTS 2018 test.

  • Next, select town/city and choose the IELTS test format you want to apply for. Click 'Find'.

  • The next page displays all the IELTS test dates when the test is available, if you are satisfied with a particular date, click 'Apply' next to it.

  • Now you will see IELTS terms and conditions, make sure you go through the complete declaration. Click 'Continue'.

  • The next step is to complete the IELTS application form 2018, make sure you fill-in correct details or you may be barred from taking the IELTS test.

  • At the end of the IELTS 2018 online application form, you may select whether you want to send the IELTS test results to universities. Click 'Yes' if you wish to do so.

  • Click 'Continue'.

  • On next page, you can mention the five universities where you want to send the IELTS test scores to. Also, you can send your IELTS 2018 test scores to more than five universities, however, for that you must pay the additional charges.

  • Once you fill in all information, make sure to cross-check details entered by you.

Click here or know IELTS test date 2018 as per your preferred location

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Check below the Test Dates of IELTS 2018 (India) 

IELTS 2018 Test Centres

There are more than 1,100 test centres across the world designated for IELTS test. The test dates of IELTS 2018 depend on the test centre a candidate selects. You can check the IELTS 2018 dates for the two versions of IELTS test in different cities by selecting your country along with your exam type.

The IELTS test evaluates an aspirant's English language proficiency. Since there are no basic eligibility criteria for IELTS, anyone who wishes to pursue education or seek work opportunities in English-speaking countries like the USA, UK etc may appear for the exam. The scores of IELTS 2018 will be accepted by over 9000 organisations and institutions worldwide. It should be noted that the IELTS 2018 selection procedure of the different institutions may vary in accordance with their needs and requirements. Make sure you check the application deadline of the universities before checking the IELTS test dates 2018.

There is no minimum qualifying score in IELTS 2018. Scores are graded on the 9-band system. The organisation where the candidates wish to apply decides the cutoff band of IELTS test results 2018 to meet its individual admission requirements. The IELTS 2018 test syllabus consists of four sections, namely, Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. The IELTS 2018 test pattern is such that all four sections are covered in 2 hours 45 minutes. You can test your preparation for the test by solving the sample papers for IELTS 2018.

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