The British Council in Switzerland offers IELTS tests in 4 locations: Bern, Zurich, Geneva and Lugano, with up to 7 test dates per month. You can now also book computer-delivered IELTS with our new partner Swiss Exams (Winterthur, Lausanne).

Find out which test is best for you, and choose between our paper-based and computer-delivered IELTS 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 and computer-delivered test

CHF 370 (British Council paper-based, Bern, Zurich, Geneva, Lugano) 

CHF 390 (British Council computer-delivered, Bern)

CHF 410 (Swiss Exams computer-delivered, Lausanne and Winterthur)

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IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration (Academic and General Training) CHF 414 (next test date: 10 April, 29 May 2021) Book now
IELTS Life Skills (A1 and B1) CHF 178 Book now

The tables below show the available upcoming paper-based dates for IELTS Academic and General Training only (not for UKVI

Select an IELTS test right for you

Select a location below

Bern

Venue: Bern, Hildanusstrasse 3, 3013

Test Date Test detail Registration Deadline Register
22/04/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
18/04/2021 Apply now
22/04/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
18/04/2021 Apply now
22/04/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
18/04/2021 Apply now
24/04/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
19/04/2021 Apply now
24/04/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
19/04/2021 Apply now
29/04/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
26/04/2021 Apply now
29/04/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
26/04/2021 Apply now
29/04/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
26/04/2021 Apply now
01/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
28/04/2021 Apply now
01/05/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
28/04/2021 Apply now
08/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
04/05/2021 Apply now
08/05/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
04/05/2021 Apply now
15/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
12/05/2021 Apply now
15/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
12/05/2021 Apply now
15/05/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
12/05/2021 Apply now
20/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
15/05/2021 Apply now
20/05/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
15/05/2021 Apply now
22/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
18/05/2021 Apply now
22/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
18/05/2021 Apply now
22/05/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
18/05/2021 Apply now
05/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
02/06/2021 Apply now
05/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
02/06/2021 Apply now
05/06/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
02/06/2021 Apply now
12/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
07/06/2021 Apply now
12/06/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
07/06/2021 Apply now
19/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
16/06/2021 Apply now
19/06/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
16/06/2021 Apply now
26/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
23/06/2021 Apply now
26/06/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
23/06/2021 Apply now
30/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
26/06/2021 Apply now
30/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
26/06/2021 Apply now
30/06/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
26/06/2021 Apply now
03/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
30/06/2021 Apply now
03/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
30/06/2021 Apply now
17/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
14/07/2021 Apply now
17/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
14/07/2021 Apply now
24/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
19/07/2021 Apply now
24/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
19/07/2021 Apply now
31/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
28/07/2021 Apply now
31/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
28/07/2021 Apply now
07/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
03/08/2021 Apply now
07/08/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
03/08/2021 Apply now
14/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
10/08/2021 Apply now
14/08/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
10/08/2021 Apply now
21/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
16/08/2021 Apply now
21/08/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
16/08/2021 Apply now
28/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
24/08/2021 Apply now
28/08/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
24/08/2021 Apply now
04/09/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
31/08/2021 Apply now
04/09/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
31/08/2021 Apply now
04/09/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
31/08/2021 Apply now
11/09/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
07/09/2021 Apply now
11/09/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
07/09/2021 Apply now
18/09/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
14/09/2021 Apply now
18/09/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
14/09/2021 Apply now
25/09/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
20/09/2021 Apply now
25/09/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
20/09/2021 Apply now
02/10/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
28/09/2021 Apply now
02/10/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
28/09/2021 Apply now
09/10/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
05/10/2021 Apply now
09/10/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
05/10/2021 Apply now
16/10/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
12/10/2021 Apply now
16/10/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
12/10/2021 Apply now
23/10/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
18/10/2021 Apply now
23/10/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
18/10/2021 Apply now
30/10/2021 IELTS Academic
Computer-delivered
26/10/2021 Apply now
30/10/2021 IELTS General Training
Computer-delivered
26/10/2021 Apply now

Geneva

Venue: Ifage, Place des Augustins 19, Geneva, 1205

Test Date Test detail Registration Deadline Register
08/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
03/05/2021 Apply now
05/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
31/05/2021 Apply now
05/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
31/05/2021 Apply now
10/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
05/07/2021 Apply now
10/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
05/07/2021 Apply now
10/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
05/07/2021 Apply now
07/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
02/08/2021 Apply now

Lugano

Venue: USI, Via Giuseppe Buffi 13, 6900

Test Date Test detail Registration Deadline Register
10/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
05/07/2021 Apply now
10/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
05/07/2021 Apply now

Zürich

Venue: Technopark, Technoparkstrasse 1, 8005

Test Date Test detail Registration Deadline Register
08/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
03/05/2021 Apply now
29/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
24/05/2021 Apply now
29/05/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
24/05/2021 Apply now
29/05/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
24/05/2021 Apply now
19/06/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
14/06/2021 Apply now
19/06/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
14/06/2021 Apply now
24/07/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
19/07/2021 Apply now
24/07/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
19/07/2021 Apply now
21/08/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
16/08/2021 Apply now
21/08/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
16/08/2021 Apply now
25/09/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
20/09/2021 Apply now
25/09/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
20/09/2021 Apply now
23/10/2021 IELTS Academic
Paper-based
18/10/2021 Apply now
23/10/2021 IELTS General Training
Paper-based
18/10/2021 Apply now