Test dates, fees and locations

IELTS test fees

The IELTS test fee is LE 1,350. 

Additional fees:

  • Test Day Transfer - LE 100 
  • Enquiry on Result / Remarking - LE 690
  • Extra Test report Form 'TRF' - LE 100

Test dates and locations

We offer IELTS tests in six locations across Egypt: Cairo, Alexandria, Mansoura, Port Said (Canal area), Tanta and Luxor. Wherever you choose to take your test, your registration will be handled by the British Council in Egypt. 

We currently run three to four tests a month in Egypt across our different locations.

You can use our online registration system to find up to date information about test dates and available locations.

You will receive an automated confirmation email confirming your registration details.

If you have any questions about applying for a test, or require any further information, please contact us.

Available test dates

The tables below show the available upcoming written test dates in Egypt. 

Please note: Your Listening, Reading and Writing test will be completed on the same day. Your Speaking test may be offered on the same day, or up to a week before or after your main test day. You will receive notification in advance by SMS if your Speaking test is on a different day to your main test day.

Alexandria

Venue: Four Seasons Hotel - San Stefano, 399 El Geish Road

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
08/10/2016 IELTS Academic 02/10/2016
08/10/2016 IELTS General Training 02/10/2016
22/10/2016 IELTS Academic 16/10/2016
29/10/2016 IELTS Academic 23/10/2016
29/10/2016 IELTS General Training 23/10/2016
03/11/2016 IELTS Academic 28/10/2016
03/11/2016 IELTS General Training 28/10/2016
03/12/2016 IELTS General Training 18/11/2016
03/12/2016 IELTS Academic 18/11/2016
10/12/2016 IELTS Academic 04/12/2016
10/12/2016 IELTS General Training 04/12/2016
15/12/2016 IELTS Academic 09/12/2016

Venue: Hilton Green Plaza - ELZahraa Hall, 14th of May Bridge Rd. Smouha

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
24/09/2016 IELTS Academic 18/09/2016
24/09/2016 IELTS General Training 18/09/2016
19/11/2016 IELTS Academic 13/11/2016
19/11/2016 IELTS General Training 13/11/2016
26/11/2016 IELTS Academic 17/11/2016

Venue: Pharos University, English Language Centre - Social Studies and Humanities Building - First Floor Room 131, Canal El-Mahmoudia Street, Smouha, Alexandria

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
24/09/2016 IELTS Academic 14/09/2016
22/10/2016 IELTS Academic 13/10/2016
26/11/2016 IELTS Academic 17/11/2016
17/12/2016 IELTS Academic 08/12/2016

Cairo

Venue: Novotel Cairo Airport, Airport zone, Heliopolis

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
29/10/2016 IELTS General Training 20/10/2016
29/10/2016 IELTS Academic 20/10/2016
19/11/2016 IELTS Academic 10/11/2016
19/11/2016 IELTS General Training 10/11/2016
03/12/2016 IELTS Academic 24/11/2016
03/12/2016 IELTS General Training 24/11/2016

Venue: Pyramisa Hotel, 60 Giza Street - Dokki, 60 Giza Street - Dokki

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
24/09/2016 IELTS Academic 15/09/2016
08/10/2016 IELTS Academic 29/09/2016
08/10/2016 IELTS General Training 29/09/2016
03/11/2016 IELTS Academic 25/10/2016
03/11/2016 IELTS General Training 25/10/2016
10/12/2016 IELTS Academic 01/12/2016

Venue: Safir Hotel, EL Messaha Square, Dokki, Giza, EL Messaha Square,, Dokki

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
22/10/2016 IELTS Academic 13/10/2016
26/11/2016 IELTS Academic 17/11/2016
17/12/2016 IELTS Academic 08/12/2016

Canal Area

Venue: Port Said International School, Portsaid, Mohamed Ali Street, opposite Golf Area, Port Said

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
29/10/2016 IELTS Academic 20/10/2016
29/10/2016 IELTS General Training 20/10/2016

Giza

Venue: Nile University, 26th of July Corridor, Sheikh Zayed City, 6th of October, 12588

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
22/10/2016 IELTS Academic 13/10/2016
10/12/2016 IELTS Academic 01/12/2016
10/12/2016 IELTS General Training 01/12/2016

Luxor

Venue: Iberotel Luxor, Khaled Ibn El Walid St, Luxor, Khaled Ibn El Walid Street, Luxor City

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
10/12/2016 IELTS Academic 01/12/2016
10/12/2016 IELTS General Training 01/12/2016

Mansoura

Venue: Mansoura College International Schools, Mansoura, Mansoura

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
03/11/2016 IELTS Academic 25/10/2016
03/11/2016 IELTS General Training 25/10/2016
03/12/2016 IELTS Academic 24/11/2016
03/12/2016 IELTS General Training 24/11/2016

Tanta

Venue: Tanta University, Osman Mohamed Street, Old Faculty of Arts Building, Language Centre, 31527

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
24/09/2016 IELTS Academic 18/09/2016
24/09/2016 IELTS General Training 18/09/2016
29/10/2016 IELTS Academic 23/10/2016
29/10/2016 IELTS General Training 23/10/2016
19/11/2016 IELTS Academic 13/11/2016
19/11/2016 IELTS General Training 13/11/2016
10/12/2016 IELTS Academic 01/12/2016
10/12/2016 IELTS General Training 01/12/2016

Upper Egypt

Venue: Assiut University - Education Development Centre, Assiut, 20-88-2357007 - 20-2-37484536, 71515

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
19/11/2016 IELTS Academic 10/11/2016
19/11/2016 IELTS General Training 10/11/2016

Test venue details

Cairo

  • British Council, 192 El Nil street, Agouza, Cairo, Egypt. Show contact details and location.
  • Pyramisa Hotel, Sheraton Cairo Hotel Towers and Casino, Cairo Governorate 11511, Egypt. Telephone Number: +2 (0)2 33367000/ 8000/ 9000. Show map.
  • Safir Hotel, El Missaha square, Dokki,Cairo, Egypt. Telephone +20 (0)2 3748 2424 / 2828. Show map.
  • Sonesta Hotel, 3 El Tayaran street, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt. Telephone +20 (0)2 2264 1111. Show map.

Alexandria

  • Hilton Green Plaza, 14th of May Bridge road, Smouha, Alexandria. Show map.
  • Four Seasons Hotel, 399 El Geish road, Alexandria. Show map.

Tanta

  • Tanta University, Osman Mohamed street, old Faculty of Arts building, Language Centre, 31527, Tanta.

Luxor

  • Iberotel  Luxor Jaz Hotels, Resorts & Cruises, Khaled Ibn El Walid Street, Luxor City, Egypt, Telephone +20 (0)95 2380925/6. Show map.

Mansoura

  • Mansoura College International Schools, Diamietta high route, Mansoura, Dakahleya.Telephone +20 (0)50 2588 888, Fax +20 (0)50 25888 99. Show map.

Port Said (Canal area)

  • Port Said International Academy- Training Centre, Mohamed Ali Street opposite Golf Area, Port Said, Egypt. Show map