ACBT Ielts


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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

2017 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. 22500/= (cash, credit card (master, visa) + 3.2 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.22,500/=
English Proficiency test fee Rs.1000/=

IELTS – 30 Hour Preparation courses

Weekday (Morning) Monday to Friday
09.00 am to 12.00 Noon
05th June to 16th June 2017 Rs.22, 000/=
Weekday (Evening / Night) Monday to Friday
3.00 pm to 6.00 pm
22nd May to 02nd June 2017
19th June to 30th June 2017
Rs.22, 000/=
  Monday – Wednesday - Friday
5.30 pm to 8.00 pm
22nd May to 16th June 2017
19th June to 14th July 2017
Rs.22, 000/=
Weekend (Morning) Saturday & Sunday
09.00 am to 12.00 Noon
17th June to 09th July 2017 Rs.22, 000/=
Weekend (Afternoon) Saturday & Sunday
01.00 pm to 4.00 pm
27th May to 18th June 2017
24th June to 16th July 2017
Rs.22, 000/=
Free Mock Exam (listening, reading, and writing)
Mock Exam speaking - 1200/=

Intensive IELTS Programs

Intensive IELTS Reading & Writing Monday and Wednesday
5.30 pm – 7.30 pm
07th February to 01st March 2017 Rs.16, 000/=


Exam Tips Workshop (one day) Sunday
9.30 am to 4.00 pm
28th May 2017
04th June 2017
18th June 2017
10% off for course students

IELTS – Mock Exam

Mock Exam (listening, reading, writing) Friday
1.00pm to 4.00pm
26th May 2017
09th June 2017
23rd June 2017
Mock Exam speaking - 1200/=

Resource room

IELTS / General English Sunday
Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday
Thursday / Friday / Saturday
  • 1.Gold Member : During Preparation Program and one week prior to the exam
  • 2. Silver Member : 1 Week prior to IELTS / OET / TKT Exams
  • 3.Support Study packs for Sale

Test Dates 2017 - Colombo

2017 SAT SUN
February 11* , 25 16*
March 04*, 25*, 18  
April 08*, 22 , 29*  

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.22500/=(cash, credit card(master, visa)+ 3 commission)

Candidate must come in person for examination registration.

Contact Hotline:

      • Madhu 0772932174
      • Nicholee 0772932177
      • Thisara 0773999594
      • Harshani 0770312374