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 and Kandy .


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 31500/=  (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    Free

IELTS Extensive (60 hours)


IELTS Preparation (32 hours)

Saturday & Sunday (AC & GT)

08.30 am to 12.30 pm

Rs.30, 000/=

Monday & Friday (AC & GT)

04.30 pm to 08.30 pm

Rs.30, 000/=

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday (AC & GT)

04.30 pm to 08.30 pm

Rs.30, 000/=

IELTS Intensive (16 hours) 

Saturday & Sunday (AC & GT)

01.00 pm to 05.00 pm Rs.20, 000/=

Wednesday & Friday (AC & GT)

04.30 pm - 08.30 pm Rs.20, 000/=

Saturday (AC & GT)

01.00 pm to 5.00 pm Rs. 20, 000/=

Monday, Wednesday & Friday ( AC & GT)

5.30pm to 7.30 pm Rs. 20, 000/=

IELTS Modular Practice (10 hours) 

-          Flexible Schedule

-          Individual Sessions


IELTS Exam Tips Workshop (One Day)

Sunday (once a month)

9.00am to 5.00pm


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 2021 07th   YES   x  29th July



  YES   x  12th August
28th   YES   x  19th August














September 2021 04th   YES   x  04th August
11th   YES  x  02nd September
25th     YES  x  16th September








October 2021 09th      YES  x 30th September
     YES  x 14th October
 30th      YES    20th 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


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.


  or  Contact us on:

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