Further information can also be obtained by visiting :
In cooperation with
IELTS with ACBT
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.
*Registrations happen on first come first served basis. Therefore, registration deadlines mentioned in the document are subject to change based on availability.
All testing is done at the ACBT colleges 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
**Computer Delivered IELTS test can be taken at ACBT Colombo and ACBT Kandy. To check the test availability and to book the test online, please visit: https://www.britishcouncil.lk/exam/ielts/book-test.
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 provided in the application.
Further information can also be obtained by visiting:
ACBT (Australian College of Business and Technology) - IELTS courses
|IELTS Preparation (32hours)|
|Batch 1||Saturday & Sunday (Morning)
08.00am - 12.00pm
|Batch 2||Saturday & Sunday (afternoon)
01.00pm to 05.00pm
|Batch 3||Monday, Wednesday & Friday (evening)
04.30 pm to 08.30 pm
|Batch 4||Monday, Tuesday, Thursday &
Wednesday (morning) 08.00am - 12.00pm
|IELTS Advanced (16 hours)|
|Batch 5||Monday, Tuesday, Thursday &
Wednesday (evening) 04.30 pm to 08.30 pm
|Batch 6||Monday, Tuesday, Thursday &
Wednesday (afternoon) 12.15pm to 04.15pm
Exam Tips Workshop
|Exam Tips Workshop (one day)||Sunday
9.00am to 4.00pm
|10% off for course students|
|Listening, Reading, Writing & Speaking||- LKR 6000|
|Listening, Reading, Writing (only)||- LKR 4800|
|Speaking (only)||- LKR 1200|
|IELTS / General English||
Slot 1 – 8.30 am to 12.00 pm
Slot 2 – 1.00pm to 5.00pm
|Rs.500 (per slot)|
|IELTS||Rs.25,100/= (cash, credit card [master , visa ] + 3 commission)||
Asterisks refer to dates on which both Academic and General Training modules are offered. On other dates only the Academic module is available.
Candidates may register online on:https://www.britishcouncil.lk/exam/ielts/dates-fees-locations
*select venue 2: Colombo - ACBT on the above page
or visit us in person for examination registration at :
- ACBT, 442 Galle Road, Colombo 03
- ACBT, 32C , Dickmans Road, Colombo 05.
- Inquiry and Enrollments - 112565511 / 0773000900/ 0772932177 (for Colombo), 812205800 (for Kandy), 91 2224535 (for Galle)
- English Department (Colombo) - 0770312374 / 0773928783