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Where can you take IELTS in Nepal?

The British Council Nepal offers IELTS tests in 6 official IELTS test centre locations across Nepal - Biratnagar, Birtamod, Butwal, Chitwan, Kathmandu and Pokhara

Test centres offering IELTS on paper

We offer IELTS on paper Tests in Biratnagar, Birtamod, Butwal, Chitwan, Kathmandu and Pokhara.

Test centres offering IELTS on computer 

Currently, we offer IELTS on computer Tests in Kathmandu only.

Find tests we offer

Use the dropdown to select your preferred location and see upcoming test dates.


The test fee includes free exclusive preparation materials, practice tests and much more. 


Test schedule 

Your Listening, Reading, and Writing sections of the test will be completed on the same day with no break in between. During the pandemic, we are running tests in the morning and in the afternoon. All sessions allow social distancing. Morning sessions are usually between 9.00 am and 12.00 pm. Afternoon sessions are usually between 1.00 pm and 4.00 pm.

If you take IELTS on paper, your Speaking test will take place on a different day to the other sections of the test, in a 7-day window before or after the main test day. You will receive an email confirming your Speaking test date 48 hours in advance. 

Choose your Speaking test slot

You can choose your Speaking test slot whether you take IELTS on a computer or on paper. If we need to change your slot due to the pandemic, we will notify you by email or phone.

The tables below show the available upcoming IELTS on paper- in centre (Academic and General Training) only in Nepal.