ACBT Ielts


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In cooperation with

ACBT partners with British Council to deliver IELTS exams

ACBT is currently the largest IELTS test facilitator in the island. This is in terms of being an examination venue, a registration center and a preparation course provider. The exams are paper based and are conducted thrice a month. Two hundred students can sit for the exam simultaneously with the available facilities.

Test dates

2018 Test Dates - Colombo

* Dates refer to both Academic and General Training modules.


All testing is done at the ACBT Colleges in both Colombo and Kandy.

Registration for an IELTS test

  • To register for an IELTS test prospective applicants must follow the following procedures:
  • Your Valid Passport - No expired passport can be accepted;
  • The examination fee Rs. 24100/= (cash, credit card (master, visa) + 3% commission)

IELTS Results

Results for IELTS candidates are released on the 13th day after the examination. All Test report Forms [TRFs] will be couriered to the postal address.

Further Information

For further information on sitting an IELTS test PHONE THE HOTLINE NOW?

Colombo - 0772 932174/0772932177

Kandy - 077 2273333

or email:

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ACBT (Australian College of Business and Technology) English Department IELTS Preparation courses

Test fee Rs.24,100/=
English Proficiency test fee Rs.1000/=

IELTS - Preparation courses

15 Hours Preparation course Monday to Friday
3.00 pm to 6.00pm
12th March to 16th March 2018
12th February to 23rd February 2018
Rs.15, 000/=
30 Hours Preparation course
Weekend (Morning) Saturday & Sunday
8.45am to 11.45am
10th March to 8th April 2018 Rs.25, 000/=
Weekend (Afternoon) Saturday & Sunday
01.00pm to 05.00pm
17th March to 8th April 2018 Rs.25, 000/=
Weekday (Evening) Monday - Wednesday - Friday
5.30 pm to 8.00 pm
05th March to 30th March 2018 Rs.25, 000/=
60 Hours Preparation course
Weekday (Morning) Monday to Friday
9.00 am to 12.00pm
05th March to 29th March 2018 Rs.40, 000/=
Free Mock Exam (listening, reading, and writing)
Mock Exam speaking - 1200/=

Exam Tips Workshop

Exam Tips Workshop (one day) Friday
1.00pm to 5.00pm

02nd March 2018
09th March 2018
16th March 2018
23rd March 2018

Exam Tips Workshop (one day) Sunday
9.00am to 1.00pm

04th March 2018
11th March 2018
18th March 2018
25th March 2018

10% off for course students

Resource room

IELTS / General English Sunday
Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday
Thursday / Friday / Saturday
8.30 am to 12.00 pm - 1.00pm to 5.00pm

Test Dates - Colombo



Rs.23,800/= (cash, credit card (master , visa ) + 3 commission
  Saturday Thursday
January 06*, 20* 18
February 10*, 24 01*
March 03*, 24* 15
  Rs.24,100/= (cash, credit card (master , visa ) + 3 commission
  Saturday Thursday
April 07*,21* 26
May 5,12* 24*
June 2*,23,30*  

Asterisked dates refer to both Academic and General Training modules. Other dates are only for Academic candidates.

IELTS Test Registration Requirements

      • Your valid passport – no expired passport can be accepted
      • The examination fee Rs.24100/=(cash, credit card(master, visa)+ 3 commission)

Candidate must come in person for examination registration.

Contact Hotline:

  • Inquiry and Enrollments - 0773000900
  • Exam Operations - 0770312374
  • Manager English Department - 0773928783