Australian College of Business and Technology

ACBT Ielts


ACBT is one of the largest IELTS test facilitators on the island in terms of being an examination venue, a registration center and a preparation course provider. Several Paper-Based and Computer-Based test sessions are conducted each month at the ACBT campuses where over two hundred students can be accommodated simultaneously with the available facilities.



All testing is done at the ACBT campuses in Colombo, Kandy and Galle.


Registration for an IELTS test

To register for an IELTS test, prospective applicants must produce the following:

  • A valid passport - No expired passport can be accepted
  • Payment receipt of examination fee

 Candidates may register online* on


*select venue 2: Colombo – ACBT on the above page


For Computer Delivered IELTS, to check the test availability and to book the test online, please visit


Exam Fee  :         LKR 30200/=  (cash, credit card [master , visa ] + 3 commission)


IELTS Results

For Paper-Based tests, results for candidates are released on the 13th day after the examination while Computer-Delivered test results are released within 5 days. All Test Report Forms [TRFs] will be couriered to candidates to the postal address provided in the application.


IELTS Preparation Courses @ ACBT


IELTS Seminar Saturday,  15th August 01.30 pm - 03.30 pm Free

IELTS Seminar

Thursday, 27th August 05.30 pm - 06.30 pm Free

IELTS Extensive (60 hours)


Monday & Thursday (AC & GT)

08.30 am to 12.30 pm


IELTS Preparation (40 hours)

Saturday & Sunday (AC)

08.30 am to 12.30 pm

Rs.40, 000/=

Saturday & Sunday (GT)

12.30 pm to 04.30 pm

Rs.40, 000/=

IELTS Intensive (20 hours) 

Tuesday & Friday (AC & GT)

12.30 pm to 04.30 pm Rs.20, 000/=

IELTS  Advanced (10 hours)

Tuesday & Friday (AC & GT) 

06.30 pm to 08.30 pm

Rs.10, 000/=

IELTS Intensive ONLINE (20 hours) 

Monday ,  Wednesday & Friday  (AC & GT)

05.30 pm to 07.30 pm


IELTS Modular Practice (10 hours) (online or classroom sessions)

-          Flexible Schedule

-          Individual Sessions


IELTS Exam Tips Workshop (One Day)

Sunday (once a month)

9.00am to 4.00pm


Mock Exam

Listening, Reading, Writing & Speaking

LKR 6000.00

Listening, Reading, Writing (only)

LKR 4800.00

Speaking (only)

LKR 1200.00


 ACBT Resource Room is available for self-study from Monday to Sunday 8.30 am - 5.00 pm at LKR 500.00 per slot. (Morning Slot 8.30 am - 12.30 pm / Afternoon Slot 1.00 pm - 5.00 pm)


Exam Dates and Registration Deadlines


 IELTS Paper- Based Test










Registration Deadline*

August 2020 08th   YES   YES   YES  29th July
15th   YES   x   x  4th August
22nd YES   YES   YES  13th August






18th August









September 2020 05th   YES   x   x  27th August
12th   YES   YES YES  3rd  September
 26th      YES  YES  YES  17th September









October 2020 10th      YES  YES   x 30thSeptember
     YES  x  x 7th October
24th       YES  YES  YES 15th October
31st   YES  YES  YES 22nd October

*Registration deadlines given above are for walk-in candidates. After the above deadline, candidates can still register online and pay online until 5 days before the test date, depending on the availability of seats.

*The deadlines given above are subject to change depending on the availability of seats. Registrations, done on a first come first served basis, may close before the given date depending on the filling rate.

IELTS – Computer Based Test

ACBT Colombo

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

5 days prior to the test date

ACBT Kandy

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

*Test will not be held on local public holidays.


Further information about the test can be obtained on:






Visit us in person for examination registration and course information at :


  • ACBT, 442, Galle Road, Colombo 03.
  • ACBT, 32C , Dickmans Road, Colombo 05. 

  • ACBT, 670/5, Peradeniya Road, Kandy.

  • ACBT, 46 1/2 Colombo Road, Kaluwella, Galle.

  or  Contact us on:

  • Inquiry and Enrollments – 071 115 1234 (Colombo) , 812205800 (Kandy) , 91 2224535 (Galle)