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IELTS (the International English Language Testing System) is the world’s most popular English language test for work, study and migration.

With a focus on human conversations, IELTS was one of the pioneers of four skills English language testing over 30 years ago and continues to set the standard for English language testing today. More than 11,500 organisations trust IELTS to give a reliable indication of true to life ability to communicate in English.

Delivered on either a computer or paper, IELTS is the most popular high-stakes English language test recognised for migration across Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom.

How much does it cost to take IELTS?

IELTS test fees vary as per the test type.

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IELTS fee payment

You can pay your IELTS exam fees by using the following methods:

  • Pay online using a credit card 

  • Pay in cash at any of IDP IELTS branches after you register online. By choosing this option, you will have a reserved seat for only two days until you fulfil your payment  

  • Pay through a bank transfer 

  • Pay for your IDP IELTS test through Fawry Payment Services available in retail outlets & via Fawry banking service through Banks (ATM & Wallets) 

 Take a look at this step-by-step guide to help you through the registration process.

How much does the IELTS exam cost in Egypt? 

The IELTS test fee in Egypt differs depending on the type of test you’re going to take. 

IELTS fees in Egypt

IELTS on paper fees: 

General Training and Academic

EGP 5,950 

UKVI General Training and Academic

EGP 6,500 

Life Skills

EGP 4,000

IELTS on computer fees:

General Training and Academic 

EGP 5,950 

UKVI General Training and Academic 

EGP 6,500 

Life Skills 

EGP 4,000

IELTS Online fees:

You can take IELTS Academic Online (not accepted for migration) from the comfort of your own home or from anywhere you’d like. 


 US$ 159.09 

How much does the IELTS TRF cost and how many Test Report Forms (TRFs) am I entitled to?

Each candidate is issued only one IELTS TRF (Test Report Form) free of charge, which stands valid for two years, unless you are applying to Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC), or the United Kingdom Border Agency (UKBA). In this case, you can receive two free of charge. To avail these two copies, you’ll have to provide proof of application to CIC and UKBA.

Up to five copies of your TRF will be sent electronically to the institution(s) that you list on your IELTS application form free of charge.

Also, regular postage for additional hard copies is not free of charge, and there may be extra charges for courier services and/or overseas postage that are passed onto you. Contact your IELTS test centre for more information.

When will I receive my test results?

  •  IELTS on paper : Your test results and your Test Report Form (TRF) will be released 13 days after completing the test. 

  • IELTS on computer : Your test results will be available 3 to 5 days after completing the test. 

  • IELTS on computer for UKVI: Your test results will be available 3 to 5 days after completing the test. 

  • IELTS on paper for UKVI: If you have taken the IELTS Academic for UKVI or the IELTS General Training for UKVI tests, your test results will be released 13 days after completing the test. 

  • Life Skills for UKVI: Your results will be available seven days after completing the Life Skills A1 or B1 tests. 

  • IELTS Online: You will receive your results electronically 3-6 days after taking IELTS Online.

How much is the IELTS remark fee?

You must pay an enquiry fee, which is fully refunded if your band score changes. Contact your local test center for more information about fees.

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