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
30th January to 10th February 2017 Rs.22, 000/=
Weekday (Evening / Night) Monday to Friday
3.00 pm to 6.00 pm
13th February to 24th February 2017 Rs.22, 000/=
  Monday – Wednesday - Friday
5.30 pm to 8.00 pm
30th January to 24th February 2017 Rs.22, 000/=
Weekend (Morning) Saturday & Sunday
09.00 am to 12.00 Noon
05th February to 04th March 2017 Rs.22, 000/=
Weekend (Afternoon) Saturday & Sunday
01.00 pm to 4.00 pm
11th February to 05th March 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
29 January 2017
12 February 2017
26 February 2017
10% off for course students

IELTS – Mock Exam

Mock Exam (listening, reading, writing) Sunday
9.30 am to 12.30 pm
29th January 2017
12th February 2017
26 February 2017
Written paper free for course students

Resource room

IELTS / General English Sunday
Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday
Thursday / Friday / Saturday
9.00 am to 6.00 pm
  • 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. 21,200/=(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