Where can you take IELTS in Bangladesh?

We offer a range of convenient test dates across Bangladesh. You can choose to take your IELTS test on paper or on a computer. Whichever you prefer, you will need to come to a test centre to sit your test. Find out more.

Test centres offering IELTS on paper

Dhaka, Chattogram, Sylhet, Barishal, Khulna, Cumilla, Rajshahi and Cox's Bazar

Test centres offering IELTS on computer

Dhaka, Chattogram, Khulna, Rajshahi, and Sylhet

Looking to work, study, or live in the UK?

If you need a visa for working or studying in the UK, then in some cases you may need to take IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration or IELTS Life Skills.

Find British Council IELTS exam dates

Use the dropdown to select your preferred location in Bangladesh and see upcoming test dates.

The exam fee in Bangladesh includes free and exclusive preparation materials, free IELTS practice tests and much more.

IELTS test schedule / timings

Your Listening, Reading, and Writing sections of the test will be completed on the same day with no break in between.

If you take IELTS on paper, your Speaking test will take place on a different day to the other sections of the test, in a 7-day window before or after the main test day. You will receive an email confirming your Speaking test date 48 hours in advance. 

Choose your IELTS Speaking test slot

When you make your IELTS booking, you can choose your Speaking test slot whether you take IELTS on a computer or on paper. If we need to change your slot due to exceptional circumstances, we will notify you by email or phone.

The tables below show the available upcoming IELTS on paper dates for Academic and General Training only (not for UKVI) in Bangladesh.