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Take the IELTS test with the British Council and get the help you need

As a globally recognised test provider with extensive experience, we understand that providing support and guidance to IELTS candidates is essential.

Whether you choose to register for the IELTS exam with the British Council online or through one of our official registration partners, we ensure that your registration process is as simple and convenient as possible. Whether you are still wondering whether you are ready to take the IELTS test are focused on achieving the score needed to reach your goals, the British Council will provide you with the support you need leading up to the exam.

Pre-test support

You can register for the IELTS test with the British Council Vietnam quickly and easily through our online registration portal, at one of our British Council offices, or through our network of official IELTS registration partners.

Flexible payment methods: You can pay the IELTS test fee online by credit card or domestic bank card by bank transfer, or in person at a British Council office.

Throughout the IELTS registration and testing process, the British Council Vietnam provides clear and comprehensive information to candidates about the necessary procedures. In addition, test takers can easily find out all information related to the IELTS test on the British Council’s website.

The IELTS test is currently delivered in more than 24 test centres in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, and other provinces across Vietnam. This means you will have more choices for your test location and test date.  

Test day experience

All official British Council IELTS test centres are equipped with modern facilities and are conveniently located for candidates. The professional testing environment and international-standard facilities and equipment allow candidates to focus on the test and perform at their best.

More importantly, in the IELTS Listening section, candidates are provided with high-quality headphones, which can help them to focus on the most important parts of the test.

Throughout the test, our dedicated and professional venue staff will help candidates complete the test to the best of their ability.

Post-test support

When you register for the IELTS test with the British Council, you will be able to choose how you receive your IELTS score test report form. We offer a free service to send the Test Report Form (TRF) to your home address quickly and on time as soon as your results are available. You can also request to send up to 5 additional IELTS TRF’s directly to the institutions you are applying to (e.g., universities, immigration offices, etc.) free of charge.

For any query related to IELTS test results, the British Council Vietnam also provides a user-friendly online re-marking system for candidates.  Any questions or requests related to score reporting and re-marking are given priority by our team.

Access to exclusive preparation materials and additional benefits when you book your IELTS test with the British Council 

When you register for the IELTS test from the British Council, you will have access to a wealth of unique study materials available only from the British Council. In addition, you will receive a variety of other support, including:

  • Free access to IELTS Ready Member and IELTS Ready Premium which includes up to 40 free IELTS mock tests covering all four skills: Speaking, Writing, Reading and Listening.
  • Free practice tests: Access free practice IELTS assessment tests online at takeielts.org/prepare or order a copy of the IELTS Practice Book, containing sample IELTS mock tests for both IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training exams.
  • Prepare on the go: We have a range of free and innovative apps available to help you improve your English skills even when you are on the move. 
  • Expert support: From videos and books to interactive online courses, you have access to the best preparation materials to help you do your very best in your test.  
  • Easy booking: You can register for IELTS from the British Council quickly and easily through our Online Registration Service, or at one of our offices or with one of our authorised IELTS agents.
  • Convenient dates and locations: We have test locations in Hanoi and HCMC. This means you have a huge range of options for where and when you want to take your IELTS exam from the British Council.
  • Extra Test Report Forms (TRF): Get five additional copies of your Test Report Form sent free directly to institutions you are applying to (e.g. universities, immigration offices, etc.).
  • Carefully selected venues: All of our 850 official British Council IELTS test centres have the modern facilities you’d expect and are well-located.
  • Professional, friendly staff: Highly trained and experienced staff to ensure that your test day runs smoothly. 
  • Convenient payment options: You can pay for the British Council IELTS test online, in person at the British Council reception desk, or our IELTS authorised agents or by bank transfer.

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