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.

Tests we offer Fee Available test dates
IELTS Academic - in centre (paper or computer) €243 Find a test date
IELTS General Training - in centre (paper or computer) €243 Find a test date
IELTS Academic for UKVI - in centre (paper or computer) €266 Find a test date
IELTS General Training for UKVI - in centre (paper or computer) €266 Find a test date
IELTS Life Skills (A1 and B1) - in centre €175 Find a test date

What does the fee include? Our IELTS test fee includes exclusive preparation materials, free practice tests and much more

What you need to book

  1. A valid identification document. When you register, you’ll need to upload a scan of your ID. It must be valid at the time of booking and on the test day. If you're under 18, your parents will also need to complete the Parent consent for candidates under 18 form.  IELTS is not recommended for anyone under 16.  
  2. A bank card. You can pay for your test through our online registration system (by MasterCard/Visa or Klarna). If you are having any difficulties in making an online payment please contact British Council Austria via email at exams@britishcouncil.at 

After you have booked your test

You will receive emails confirming:

  • the start time of your test and the venue address
  • your Speaking Test date
  • your access to the free online preparation courses: Road to IELTS Last Minute Version. 

More information about the test

Download and read our Information for Candidates to learn everything you need to know about the format, the different exam components and test results.

Find out more about how to prepare