Test dates, fees and locations

The British Council offers IELTS tests at eight locations across Pakistan: Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Multan, Faisalabad, Peshawar, Gujrat and Hyderabad.

We currently run two tests per month in Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore, and one test per month in Multan, Faisalabad, Peshawar, Gujrat 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. 23,000 in Peshawar; Rs. 25,990 in Karachi and Hyderabad (includes 13% General Sales Tax levied by the provincial government); and Rs. 26,680 in Islamabad, Lahore, Multan, Faisalabad and Gujrat (includes 16% General Sales Tax levied by the provincial government).

Warning

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

Details of the exact location of the test venue as well as the timetable will be provided to you in a notification letter that will be sent to you up to ten days before your test date.

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.

Written tests

Faisalabad

Venue: Faisalabad- Royalton Hotel, West Canal Road

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
29/07/2017 IELTS Academic 24/07/2017
19/08/2017 IELTS Academic 14/08/2017
19/08/2017 IELTS General Training 14/08/2017
21/09/2017 IELTS Academic 16/09/2017
28/10/2017 IELTS General Training 23/10/2017
28/10/2017 IELTS Academic 23/10/2017
11/11/2017 IELTS Academic 06/11/2017
11/11/2017 IELTS General Training 06/11/2017
09/12/2017 IELTS Academic 04/12/2017

Gujrat

Venue: Beacon House Gujrat, Beacon House School, Gujrat, 44000

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
03/08/2017 IELTS Academic 29/07/2017
03/08/2017 IELTS General Training 29/07/2017
09/09/2017 IELTS Academic 04/09/2017
09/09/2017 IELTS General Training 04/09/2017
14/10/2017 IELTS Academic 09/10/2017
14/10/2017 IELTS General Training 09/10/2017
02/11/2017 IELTS Academic 28/10/2017
02/11/2017 IELTS General Training 28/10/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS Academic 27/11/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS General Training 27/11/2017

Hyderabad

Venue: Indus Hotel, Hyderabad, Thandi Sarak

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
19/08/2017 IELTS Academic 14/08/2017
19/08/2017 IELTS General Training 14/08/2017
09/09/2017 IELTS General Training 04/09/2017
09/09/2017 IELTS Academic 04/09/2017
14/10/2017 IELTS Academic 09/10/2017
14/10/2017 IELTS General Training 09/10/2017
02/11/2017 IELTS General Training 28/10/2017
02/11/2017 IELTS Academic 28/10/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS Academic 27/11/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS General Training 27/11/2017

Islamabad

Venue: Embassy Lodge Motel Islamabad, Club Road, Near Rawal Dam Chowk

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
29/07/2017 IELTS Academic 24/07/2017
03/08/2017 IELTS Academic 29/07/2017
12/08/2017 IELTS Academic 07/08/2017
19/08/2017 IELTS General Training 14/08/2017
19/08/2017 IELTS Academic 14/08/2017
09/09/2017 IELTS Academic 04/09/2017
09/09/2017 IELTS General Training 04/09/2017
16/09/2017 IELTS Academic 11/09/2017
21/09/2017 IELTS Academic 16/09/2017
05/10/2017 IELTS Academic 30/09/2017
14/10/2017 IELTS Academic 09/10/2017
14/10/2017 IELTS General Training 09/10/2017
28/10/2017 IELTS Academic 23/10/2017
28/10/2017 IELTS General Training 23/10/2017
04/11/2017 IELTS Academic 30/10/2017
11/11/2017 IELTS Academic 06/11/2017
11/11/2017 IELTS General Training 06/11/2017
25/11/2017 IELTS Academic 20/11/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS Academic 27/11/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS General Training 27/11/2017
09/12/2017 IELTS Academic 04/12/2017

Karachi

Venue: British Council Quetta, Serena Hotel, Quetta

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
28/10/2017 IELTS Academic 23/10/2017
28/10/2017 IELTS General Training 23/10/2017
11/11/2017 IELTS Academic 06/11/2017
11/11/2017 IELTS General Training 06/11/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS Academic 27/11/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS General Training 27/11/2017

Venue: PK010, Karachi

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
29/07/2017 IELTS General Training 24/07/2017
12/08/2017 IELTS Academic 07/08/2017
19/08/2017 IELTS Academic 14/08/2017
26/08/2017 IELTS Academic 21/08/2017
09/09/2017 IELTS Academic 04/09/2017
09/09/2017 IELTS General Training 04/09/2017
16/09/2017 IELTS Academic 11/09/2017
21/09/2017 IELTS Academic 16/09/2017
05/10/2017 IELTS Academic 30/09/2017
14/10/2017 IELTS Academic 09/10/2017
14/10/2017 IELTS General Training 09/10/2017
28/10/2017 IELTS Academic 23/10/2017
28/10/2017 IELTS General Training 23/10/2017
04/11/2017 IELTS Academic 30/10/2017
11/11/2017 IELTS Academic 06/11/2017
11/11/2017 IELTS General Training 06/11/2017
25/11/2017 IELTS Academic 20/11/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS Academic 27/11/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS General Training 27/11/2017
09/12/2017 IELTS Academic 04/12/2017

Lahore

Venue: Lahore - Garrison Golf Country Club, Nadeem Shaheed Chowk, Airport Road, 92 42 36611267

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
29/07/2017 IELTS Academic 24/07/2017
03/08/2017 IELTS Academic 28/07/2017
03/08/2017 IELTS General Training 28/07/2017
12/08/2017 IELTS Academic 07/08/2017
19/08/2017 IELTS Academic 14/08/2017
19/08/2017 IELTS General Training 14/08/2017
09/09/2017 IELTS Academic 04/09/2017
16/09/2017 IELTS Academic 11/09/2017
21/09/2017 IELTS Academic 16/09/2017
05/10/2017 IELTS Academic 30/09/2017
14/10/2017 IELTS Academic 09/10/2017
14/10/2017 IELTS General Training 09/10/2017
28/10/2017 IELTS General Training 23/10/2017
28/10/2017 IELTS Academic 23/10/2017
04/11/2017 IELTS Academic 30/10/2017
11/11/2017 IELTS Academic 06/11/2017
11/11/2017 IELTS General Training 06/11/2017
25/11/2017 IELTS Academic 20/11/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS Academic 27/11/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS General Training 27/11/2017
09/12/2017 IELTS Academic 04/12/2017
16/12/2017 IELTS Academic 11/12/2017
16/12/2017 IELTS General Training 11/12/2017

Multan

Venue: Multan- Ramada Hotel, 76 Abdali Road

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
03/08/2017 IELTS General Training 29/07/2017
03/08/2017 IELTS Academic 29/07/2017
09/09/2017 IELTS Academic 04/09/2017
09/09/2017 IELTS General Training 04/09/2017
14/10/2017 IELTS Academic 09/10/2017
14/10/2017 IELTS General Training 09/10/2017
02/11/2017 IELTS Academic 28/10/2017
02/11/2017 IELTS General Training 28/10/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS Academic 27/11/2017
02/12/2017 IELTS General Training 27/11/2017

Peshawar

Venue: Pearl Continental Hotel Peshawar, Khyber Road

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
29/07/2017 IELTS Academic 24/07/2017
19/08/2017 IELTS Academic 14/08/2017
19/08/2017 IELTS General Training 14/08/2017
21/09/2017 IELTS Academic 16/09/2017
28/10/2017 IELTS Academic 23/10/2017
28/10/2017 IELTS General Training 23/10/2017
11/11/2017 IELTS Academic 06/11/2017
11/11/2017 IELTS General Training 06/11/2017
09/12/2017 IELTS Academic 04/12/2017

Quetta

Venue: British Council Quetta, Serena Hotel, Quetta

Test Date Module Registration Deadline Register
29/07/2017 IELTS Academic 24/07/2017
29/07/2017 IELTS General Training 24/07/2017
19/08/2017 IELTS Academic 14/08/2017
19/08/2017 IELTS General Training 14/08/2017
30/09/2017 IELTS Academic 25/09/2017
30/09/2017 IELTS General Training 25/09/2017