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The British Council offers IELTS tests at fourteen locations across Pakistan: Islamabad, Abbottabad, Gujrat, Peshawar, Karachi, Hyderabad, Quetta, Lahore, Multan, Bahawalpur, Mirpur, Faisalabad,Sargodha and Sialkot.
We currently run two tests per month in Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore, and one test per month in Multan, Faisalabad, Sialkot, Abbottabad, Peshawar, Gujrat, Quetta and Hyderabad. Places are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis, so we strongly recommend that you register online at least two months prior to the test date.
IELTS test fees
The IELTS test fee is Rs. 24,150 in Peshawar, Abbottabad and Quetta; Rs. 27,290 in Karachi and Hyderabad (includes 13% General Sales Tax levied by the provincial government); and Rs. 28,014 in Islamabad, Lahore, Bahawalpur, Sargodha, Multan, Faisalabad, Sialkot and Gujrat (includes 16% General Sales Tax levied by the provincial government).
IELTS venue details
Candidates will get their test venue details at least 3 calendar days before the test (speaking or writing) by e-mail and SMS. If you do not receive this information within the stated time, you should contact your respective centre immediately. Candidates are expected to bring a copy of their venue e-mail with them on test day.
Please note that the speaking interviews may be conducted up to 7 days before the writing test.
If you have any questions about applying for a test, or require any further information, please contact the British Council Pakistan.
We recommend that candidates register five weeks before their chosen test date. Check for availability.
The tables below show the upcoming test dates in all cities.