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

You can book your IELTS test with us online. 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 Book
IELTS Academic and General Training - paper-based test  €241 Italy Book now 
IELTS Academic and General Training - computer-delivered test  €241 Italy Book now 
IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration (Academic and General Training) €265 Italy, €176 Book now 
IELTS Life Skills (A1 and B1) €176 Italy, €176 Malta Book now 

To book your test you will need to:

  1. Include your correct email address to enable you to receive key information about your test.
  2. For IELTS test, upload a clear copy of a valid ID (passport or national ID card). Children under 18 also need to provide written consent by a parent or guardian. Please note IELTS is not recommended for children under 16.
  3. Download and read the Information for Candidates as this contains important information about the test format, questions and results.
  4. Pay for your test either through our online registration system.

Once your booking is complete, you will receive the following emails:

  • Registration confirmation
  • Road to IELTS access code, that will allow you to make unlimited use of our free online preparation resources to get ready for your IELTS test.
  • IELTS Reference Number, that will give you access to the Test Taker Portal.