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Test Dates

UWS has a number of IELTS test dates for both Academic and General streams. Tests are normally taken on Thursdays or Saturdays. Please see the list below for the 2014 and 2014 test dates.

The Writing, Reading and Listening tests are all taken on the same day. The Speaking test can take place on the same day or on Wednesday or Thursday afternoon before the test.

To register for an IELTS test, you need to submit your IELTS application form (PDF, 720Kb) (opens in new window)Opens in a new window in person, at the UWS IELTS Test Administration Centre before the test closes. Applications received less than five (5) weeks before the test date cannot be transferred or refunded.

2014 Test Dates

October 25 Academic only (Saturday)
November 1 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
8 Academic only (Saturday)
13 Academic only (Thursday)
22 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
December 4 Academic only (Thursday)
6 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
13 General Training and Academic (Saturday)

2015 Test Dates

January 10 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
17 Academic only (Saturday)
29 General Training and Academic (Thursday)
31 Academic only (Saturday)
February 7 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
12 Academic only (Thursday)
14 Academic only (Saturday)
28 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
March 12 Academic only (Thursday)
14 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
21 Academic only (Saturday)
28 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
April 11 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
18 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
25 Academic only (Saturday)
30 General Training and Academic (Thursday)
May 9 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
16 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
21 Academic only (Thursday)
30 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
June 6 Academic only (Saturday)
13 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
18 Academic only (Thursday)
27 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
July 4 Academic only (Saturday)
11 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
23 General Training and Academic (Thursday)
25 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
August 1 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
8 Academic only (Saturday)
13 Academic only (Thursday)
29 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
September 3 Academic only (Thursday)
12 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
19 Academic only (Saturday)
26 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
October 8 General Training and Academic (Thursday)
10 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
24 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
31 Academic only (Saturday)
November 7 General training and Academic (Saturday)
14 Academic only (Saturday)
19 Academic only (Thursday)
21 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
December 3 Academic only (Thursday)
5 General Training and Academic (Saturday)
12 General Training and Academic (Saturday)


Test dates advertised on this site may not be available when you arrive at the IELTS Test Administration Centre as seats are allocated to the first people to book a place on a particular date. Once all seats are allocated, the test will be closed.

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