The British Council in Thailand offers IELTS Academic, General Training and UK visas and immigration (UKVI) tests.

You can book your IELTS test with us online. When you book with us, you can be certain that you will be taking your test at an official IELTS test centre.

Tests we offer

Test type Fee Book
IELTS Academic and General Training - paper-based test THB 6,900 Book now

IELTS Academic and General Training - computer-delivered test

THB 6,900 Book now

IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration (Academic and General Training)

THB 7,710 Book now

IELTS Life Skills (A1 and B1)

THB 5,800 Book now


To book your test you will need to:

  1. Make sure you have a form of valid ID (Thai national ID card or passport) at hand, as you will need to upload a clear photocopy of it when you book your test. Please note that candidates under 18 years of age have to supply written consent by a parent or guardian in order to apply for a test place.
  2. Download and read our Information for Candidates, which contains important information about the test format, the question types and the test results. Please note that IELTS is not recommended for test takers under the age of 16. 
  3. For IELTS for UKVI, you can apply online (above) or you can apply at your test centre.
  4. Pay for your test. You can pay for your test through our online registration system. For in person registration, visit our authorised registration partners. 

IELTS test date confirmation

Once you have completed the booking process, you will receive a confirmation giving you the start time of your test and the venue address. 

Your Speaking test may be scheduled on the same day as the other sections, or on a different day within a 7 day window before or after your main test day. Speaking test on weekdays and Sunday will be running from 0900 – 1600 hours. Confirmation email will be sent to you 3 days prior to your written test.

After booking your test, you will also receive an automatic email with your access codes to the free online course: Road to IELTS.

You will also receive your IELTS Reference Number to access the Test Taker Portal. Please make sure that you have included your email address correctly when you book your test.