IELTS dates

The British Council offers IELTS tests in  Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Pretoria and Port Elizabeth, South Africa. All registrations are handled by the British Council office in Johannesburg.

Places are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please note, once all the test places have been assigned and the session is full, the test will no longer appear on our online registration system.

You will receive an email 1 week before the test date confirming the venue for your test and the timetable.

Check the upcoming IELTS test dates in South Africa

Venue details

The exact venue information will be confirmed in the timetable you will receive by email one week before the test.

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

Available tests

Select a location below

Cape Town

Venue: Cape Town, British Council Exam Venue, Upper East side, Woodstock

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
11/11/2017 IELTS General Training 29/10/2017 Apply now
11/11/2017 IELTS Academic 29/10/2017 Apply now

Durban

Venue: Durban, UKZN

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
11/11/2017 IELTS Academic 29/10/2017 Apply now
11/11/2017 IELTS General Training 29/10/2017 Apply now

Johannesburg

Venue: Johannesburg, 275 Jan Smuts Avenue

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
11/11/2017 IELTS Academic 29/10/2017 Apply now
11/11/2017 IELTS General Training 29/10/2017 Apply now

Pretoria

Venue: Tshwane Events Centre (Pretoria Showgrounds), 203 Soutter Street, Entrance G2

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
11/11/2017 IELTS Academic 29/10/2017 Apply now
11/11/2017 IELTS General Training 29/10/2017 Apply now