IELTS test fees
As of 1 August 2017
|IELTS test||SAR 1,000||SAR 1,050|
|Test Day Transfer||SAR 250||SAR 260|
|Courier dispatch of results to candidate - domestic (first time dispatch only)||N/A||Free|
|Courier dispatch of results to candidate - domestic||SAR 40||SAR 60|
|Courier dispatch of results to candidate - international||SAR 100||SAR 160|
|Enquiry on Results / Remarking||SAR 600||SAR 600|
A candidate is granted 5 FREE additional Test Report Forms when he/she nominates the universities on the IELTS registration form.
For additional Test Report Forms requested after registration, the following fees apply:
|Extra Test Report Form to Domestic location per institution||SAR 60||SAR 60|
|Extra Test Report Form to International location per institution||SAR 100||SAR 160|
From 1 August 2017, all IELTS reports will be dispatched. Couriers require candidates' phone numbers to complete delivery. Please make sure a valid phone number is provided on registration.
N.B. Reports will no longer be available for collection at any British Council centre or venue.
We have been made aware of fraudulent websites pretending to be the British Council IELTS registration sites. Please be advised that they are not associated with us in any form. We are also not responsible for the content available on these websites.
To ensure your details are safe, please only book your test by clicking on the registration link here on this site or on the TakeIELTS website.
Before you enter your personal details, please check that you are using our secure online registration system. You can do this by making sure the website address starts with “https://”. In addition fraudulent sites may use incorrect spellings in the website address, so check that “British Council” is spelt correctly.
If you are not sure, please use this link to book your IELTS test
Test dates and location
We offer IELTS tests in ten locations across Saudi Arabia: Riyadh, Jeddah, Al Khobar, Jubail, Buraydah, Abha, Al Ahsa, Al Madinah, Makkah and Tabuk.
Wherever you choose to take your test, your registration will be handled by the British Council in Saudi Arabia.
We currently run four test sessions in a month in Saudi Arabia across our different locations. You can use our Online Registration System to find up to date information about test dates and available locations.
You will receive an automated confirmation email confirming your registration details.
If you have any enquiries about applying for an IELTS test or require any further information, please contact us.
Available test dates
The tables below show the available upcoming written test dates in Saudi Arabia.
Please note: Your Listening, Reading and Writing test will be completed on the same day. Your Speaking test may be offered on the same day, or up to a week before or after your main test day. You will receive notification in advance by email or SMS if your Speaking test is on a different day to your main test day.