The British Council offers IELTS tests at five locations across Bangladesh: Dhaka, Chittagong, Sylhet, Khulna and Rajshahi.
We currently run three tests sessions per month in Dhaka, Chittagong and Sylhet and one test per quarter in Khulna and Rajshahi.
Places are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis, so we strongly recommend that you register online at least two weeks prior to the test date.
IELTS test fees
The fee for a regular IELTS exam is BDT 15,800 and the fee for a UKVI IELTS is BDT 20,600. The fee for IELTS Life Skills is BDT 15,450.
We have been made aware of fraudulent websites pretending to be the British Council IELTS registration sites. Please be advised that they are not associated with us in any form. We are also not responsible for the content available on these websites.
To ensure your details are safe, please only book your test by clicking on the registration link here on this site or on the TakeIELTS website.
Before you enter your personal details, please check that you are using our secure online registration system. You can do this by making sure the website address starts with “https://”. In addition fraudulent sites may use incorrect spellings in the website address, so check that “British Council” is spelt correctly.
If you are not sure, please use this link to book your IELTS test
IELTS venue details
Your Listening, Reading and Writing tests will be taken on your registered test date. However, your Speaking test may be taken 1 to 4 days before as well as after your registered test date. You will receive a notification around 4 days before your test date that gives details of the location of your test venue, as well as confirmation of test timings.
The tables below show the upcoming test dates in all five cities in Bangladesh.