IELTS is the world's most popular English language test. It opens the door to study and work opportunities in Greece and abroad, as well as to global migration.
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Why take IELTS with the British Council?
The British Council is a proud co-owner of IELTS – the world’s most popular English test – and has been administering the test in Greece and globally for over a quarter of a century.
Test dates, fees and locations
We offer convenient weekly IELTS test sessions, with many dates to choose from in Athens, Thessaloniki and other towns and cities throughout Greece.
Register for IELTS quickly and easily through our Online Registration System. Next test dates: 19 and 26 August 2017
Courses and resources
Find out about our exclusive preparation material ‘Road to IELTS’, a free 30-hour online course, as well as our videos, interactive online lessons and other online resources.
IELTS results are available online 13 calendar days after the day of your test.
Study or work abroad with IELTS
IELTS is the most widely accepted English language test for education, employment and emigration worldwide. If you are thinking of TOEFL, TOEIC or Michigan, you should also consider IELTS.
IELTS Award 2017
If you’re planning to study in Greece or abroad in the academic year 2017–18, take the IELTS test and apply for the IELTS Award 2017, worth up to a maximum of £10,000.
IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration
The British Council is the organisation approved by the British Government authorities to administer the IELTS UKVI exams in Greece for non-EU citizens.
Terms and conditions
The IELTS terms and conditions contain important information. Make sure you read and accept them when you register for the test.