Important notice

Please note that there are websites pretending to be British Council IELTS registration sites. They are not associated with us and we are not responsible for the content on those sites.

Before you enter any personal details, please make sure that you are using our secure online registration system and check that “British Council” is spelt correctly.

You can register for IELTS quickly and easily through our Online Registration Service.

To register, simply follow the steps below:

1. READ THE INFORMATION FOR CANDIDATES

Download and read the Information for Candidates.  This contains important information about the test format, the question types and the test results. Please note that IELTS is not recommended for candidates under the age of 16.

2. DECIDE WHICH VERSION OF THE TEST IS RIGHT FOR YOU

There are two versions of the IELTS test:

  • IELTS Academic
  • IELTS General Training

Read our simple guide to help you decide which version of the test is right for you.

3. CHECK THE IELTS TEST DATES 

Click here to check the test dates in Kosovo. There are a limited number of places for all our IELTS test sessions. To make sure you get a place, we recommend that you register five weeks before your chosen test date. You can use our Online Registration System to find up-to-date information about test dates and availability.  

Please note: Your Listening, Reading and Writing test will be completed on the same day. Your Speaking test may be offered on the same day or within a week after your main test day. You will receive notification three days in advance of your main test day.

4. REGISTER ONLINE

Use our Online Registration System to book your place on the test and get the information on payment methods. 

5. PREPARE AND SEND YOUR DOCUMENTS  

Please make sure you send us the following documents when you register for your test:

  • A photocopy of your identification document (your passport or European ID card)
  • Payment slip 

All documents must be sent via email at examsalbania@britishcouncil.org. Printed documents can only be accepted at British Council in Albania in the following address: British Council. C/O British Embassy. Rr. Skenderbej, No 12, 1001 Tirana, Albania

Please note that if we do not receive documents within five working days your application will be cancelled. We cannot process incomplete applications, so please make sure you have sent us all the necessary information.

Copies of your results

If you would like your results to be sent to universities or other educational institutions, please enter the relevant addresses in the appropriate fields on the online registration form. We can issue a maximum of five copies per student.

The candidates may apply for additional TRFs within 2 years of the actual test date.  The candidates will need to cover the additional TRF and postal service expenses.

6. AFTER YOU REGISTER

  • After your registration is confirmed you will receive an automatic email with your access codes to the free online course: Road to IELTS.
  • We will send you a notification email 3 days before the test date giving you the start time of your test and the venue address.

For more information please contact our Exams Services please contact us.

SPECIAL ARRANGEMENTS

IELTS is designed to be a fair test and your English language ability will be assessed objectively, regardless of any special needs that you may have.

We can help you with any special arrangements you require for your test. For example, we offer support for people with visual impairments, hearing difficulties and dyslexia.

Please contact us three months in advance of your test date to find out how you can apply for special arrangements. 

CONTACT US

For more information about IELTS please email us, call our info line +355 4 2240856/7 find us on Facebook and Twitter or visit the TakeIELTS website.