More flexibility and choices for IELTS candidates

We aim to support the educational and professional plans you made before the Covid-19 outbreak and are now offering more choices.

Our updated test schedule offers you more test dates for computer-delivered IELTS and paper-based IELTS, allowing you to take your IELTS test on a convenient date and at a time that suits you.

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak and in line with local government regulations, we are following the official guidelines and implementing all the necessary measures at our test centres to help protect the health and safety of all test takers, customers and staff.

We shared updates with all transferred and registered test takers in early May.

To register for an IELTS test in December or January:

We can support your IELTS preparation with a range of online resources during this period.

Visit our Prepare for your IELTS Test with the British Council webpage to find out about our free online courses, videos, mobile apps and much more.

Contact our team.

We offer a range of convenient IELTS test dates in Athens, Thessaloniki and other towns and cities throughout Greece.

Find out which test is best for you, and choose between our computer-delivered and paper-based tests, which are both delivered in one of our official test centres.

IELTS test fees

Test type Fee Book
IELTS Academic and General Training
Paper-based test
€205* Book now
IELTS Academic and General Training
Computer-delivered test
€205* Book now
IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration (Academic and General Training) €228 Book now
IELTS Life Skills (A1 and B1) €165 Book now

*From January 2021 the fee will be €207.

Further information

  • For all applications and information requests, please contact us.
  • Do you want to take IELTS in another country? Find all the locations where you can take IELTS.

The British Council will be closed from Friday 25 December 2020 until Friday 1 January 2021 inclusive. IELTS results from the session on Saturday 12 December 2020 will be released on Friday 25 December 2020 and from the session on Saturday 19 December 2020 will be released on Friday 1 January 2021. The results will be available electronically here.

Test Report Forms (IELTS results) will be sent by courier (for candidates with correspondence address in Greece) or by registered mail (for candidates with correspondence address from abroad) on Tuesday 5 January 2021.