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

You can book your IELTS test with us online and at one of our offices 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 (DZD) Booking link
IELTS Academic - paper-based or computer-delivered test 33000 Book now
IELTS General Training - paper-based or computer-delivered test 33000 Book now
IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration (Academic and General Training) 33000 Book now
IELTS Life Skills (A1 and B1) 27000  Book now

To book your test you will need to:

  1. Make sure you have a form of valid ID (passport or national ID card) at hand when you book your test. Please note you will have to present the same passport or national ID that you use for registration on test day. Different, invalid or expired passport or national ID card will not be accepted, and you will not be allowed to sit the 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. Pay for your test: you can pay for your test via bank transfer or cash payment. For cash payment please use this link:
  4. Once you have made the payment, please send us the payment receipt to, you will then receive an automatic confirmation. 

IELTS test date confirmation

Once you have completed the booking process, you will receive a confirmation of your registration.

Your Speaking test may be scheduled on a different day within a 7 day window before your main test day. The test centre will send you a confirmation for the Speaking Test date a week before the test date.

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.

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