Locations Across Canada

IELTS is Canada’s most popular high-stakes English-Language test. Accepted as a proof of English proficiency for study at all universities and colleges in Canada, and for permanent residency and citizenship by provincial and federal governments, IELTS is the test that opens doors.

From Vancouver to Halifax, IDP IELTS has a network of test locations spanning Canada prepared to serve you. Easily accessible official IELTS Test Centres and test locations mean that you are able to take a test at your convenience.

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Free Online Test Preparation with Registration

When you register online for your IELTS test with us, you will receive 30-day access to online test preparation. Once you receive your payment confirmation email, you’ll be able to access the free online IELTS course.

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IELTS for the UK

If you are looking to take the IELTS for immigration or study to the UK, you may need to take the UKVI IELTS or IELTS Life Skills Exams.  The IDP Canada IELTS Test Centre currently operates IELTS for the UK testing in Halifax at the East Coast School of Languages.  For more information on IELTS for the UK, you can view the national IDP IELTS website for more information.

Testing is available in various cities across Canada with availability every 4-6 months.


Scores are accepted by over 10,000 organizations worldwide
IELTS recognises both British and American English in terms of spelling, grammar and choice of words.
The IELTS approach is recognized as being fair, reliable and valid to all candidates.
IELTS has been developed in close consultation with academics, professional bodies and immigration authorities

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