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To protect the health of IELTS test takers and examiners in light of novel Coronavirus (Covid-19), IELTS tests are temporarily suspended in some cities in Brazil. Click here for the full list of cities and more information on our security measures.

Where can you take IELTS in Brazil?

We offer a range of convenient test dates in official IELTS test centre locations across Brazil. You can choose between our IELTS on paper and IELTS on computer.

Whichever IELTS format you prefer, you will need to come to a test centre to sit your test.

IELTS test fees

Test type Fee Book

IELTS Academic and General Training - IELTS on computer and IELTS on paper - in centre

1089 BRL Book now
IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration (Academic and General Training) - in centre 1210 BRL Book now
IELTS Life Skills (A1 e B1) - in centre 1134 BRL Book now

What does the fee include? Our IELTS test fee includes exclusive access to Road to IELTS online preparation course (Last Minute Version) and other preparation materials, free practice tests and much more.

Choose your IELTS test date and location

Belém (Pará)

Test administered by Cultura Inglesa

Cultura Inglesa
Rua Tiradentes, 663 - Reduto (entre Doca e Quintino) - Belém, PA
Phone: + 55 91 98455-6567 
ielts@examescomcultura.com.br

See the dates for IELTS on paper in Belém.

Belo Horizonte (Minas Gerais)

Test administered by Cultura Inglesa

Cultura Inglesa Savassi
Rua dos Inconfidentes, 776 - Savassi - Belo Horizonte, MG
Phone: + 55 31 3264-2555 
ielts@culturabh.com.br

See the dates for IELTS on paper in Belo Horizonte.

See the dates for IELTS on computer in Belo Horizonte.

Boa Vista (Roraima)

Test administered by Cultura Inglesa

Cultura Inglesa
R. Maj. Manoel Corrêa, 545 - São Francisco - Boa Vista, RR

ielts@examescomcultura.com.br

See the date for IELTS on paper in Boa Vista.

Brasília (Distrito Federal)

Test administered by British Council

Casa Thomas Jefferson - Filial Sudoeste
SHCSW EQSW 301/302 Lote 2 - Brasília, DF
Phone: 0800-701-9876
ielts@britishcouncil.org.br

See the dates for IELTS on paper and for IELTS on computer in Brasília.

See the dates for IELTS for UKVI and IELTS Life Skills in Brasília.

Curitiba (Paraná)

Test administered by Cultura Inglesa

Cultura Inglesa
Alameda Júlia da Costa, 1500 - Bigorrilho - Curitiba, PR
Phone: +55 41 3154-8714 / 3154-8722 / 3154-8723
ielts.centre@culturainglesacuritiba.com.br 

See the dates for IELTS on paper and for IELTS on computer in Curitiba.

Florianópolis (Santa Catarina)

Test administered by Cultura Inglesa

UniSociesc
R. Salvatina Feliciana dos Santos, 525 - Itacurubi - Florianopolis, SC
Phone: +55 41 3264-5733
ielts.centre@culturainglesacuritiba.com.br 

See the dates for IELTS on paper in Florianópolis.

Fortaleza (Ceará)

Test administered by British Council

Cultura Inglesa
Rua Pereira Valente, 1203 - Meireles - Fortaleza, CE
Phone: 0800-701-9876
ielts@britishcouncil.org.br 

See the dates for IELTS on paper and for IELTS on computer in Fortaleza.

Londrina (Paraná)

Test administered by Cultura Inglesa

Cultura Inglesa
Av. Ayrton Senna da Silva, 500 - Gleba Palhano - Londrina, PR
Phone: +55 41 3264-5733
ielts.centre@culturainglesacuritiba.com.br 

See the dates for IELTS on paper in Londrina.

Manaus (Amazonas)

Test administered by Cultura Inglesa

Cultura Inglesa Parque das Laranjeiras 
Av. Professor Nilton Lins, 1744 - Parque das Laranjeiras - Manaus, AM
Contact: + 55 92 3308-6442 / + 55 92 99291-2744
ielts@examescomcultura.com.br  

See the dates for IELTS on paper in Manaus.

See the dates for IELTS on computer in Manaus.

Porto Alegre (Rio Grande do Sul)

Test administered by North American School

North American School
Rua João Bastian, 277 - Três Figueiras - Porto Alegre, RS
Phone: +55 51 3517-4000 / +55 51 3517-3001
ielts.adm@northamericanschool.com  

See the dates for IELTS on paper in Porto Alegre.

See the dates for IELTS on computer in Porto Alegre.

Recife (Pernambuco)

Test administered by British Council

Cultura Inglesa 
Rua Mamanguape, 411 - Boa Viagem - Recife, PE
Phone: 0800-701-9876
ielts@britishcouncil.org.br 

See the dates for IELTS on paper in Recife.

Rio de Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro)

Test administered by British Council

FACHA 
Rua Muniz Barreto, 51 - Botafogo - Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Phone: 0800-701-9876
ielts@britishcouncil.org.br 

See the dates for IELTS on paper and for IELTS on computer in Rio de Janeiro.

See the dates for IELTS for UKVI and IELTS Life Skills in Rio de Janeiro.

São Paulo (São Paulo)

Test administered by British Council

IELTS on paper

São Paulo Open Center (SPOC) - Av. Adolfo Pinheiro, 1000 - Santo Amaro - São Paulo - SP
Contato: +55 11 2126-7500
ielts@britishcouncil.org.br

IELTS on computer

Top Tutors 
Alameda Raja Gabaglia, 221 - Vila Olímpia - São Paulo, SP
Phone: +55 11 2126-7500
ielts@britishcouncil.org.br

See the dates for IELTS on computer and for IELTS on paper in São Paulo.

 IELTS for UKVI and IELTS Life Skills

See the dates for IELTS for UKVI and IELTS Life Skills in São Paulo.

YIELTS tests in Campinas, Campo Grande, Goiânia, João Pessoa, Natal, Salvador, Uberlândia and Vitória are suspended due to the restrictions imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Looking to work, study, or live in the UK? 

If you need a visa for working or studying in the UK, then in some cases you may need to take IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration or IELTS Life Skills.

What you need to book IELTS in Brazil

1. A valid identification document (in Brazil, this could be Registro Geral (RG), Registro Nacional de Estrangeiros (RNE) or a valid Passport).  All documents must be valid at the time of booking and on the test day.

PLEASE NOTE:  CNH (Brazilian driver's licence) or professional documents won't be accepted as identification documents for IELTS purposes. You will also need to present the same document used during your registration on your test day. Remember to bring the document with you when you go to the test centre.

2. If you're under 18, one of your parents or your legal guardian will also need to complete the Parent consent form for candidates under 18 form. 

3. A valid bank credit card. You can pay through our online booking system.

4. Remember to provide your complete address so you can receive your TRF (Test Report Form) properly. The address must be provided in Portuguese and must contain a valid CEP.

After you have booked your test

You will receive emails confirming:

  • the start time of your test and the venue address
  • your Speaking Test date
  • your access to the free online preparation courses: Road to IELTS Last Minute Version and IELTS WordReady. 
  • Your IELTS Reference Number so you can access the Test Taker portal.

Prepare for IELTS with British Council preparation materials

We have several options of free preparation materials to help you get the IELTS score you want. You can prepare yourself with mobile apps, online courses and IELTS videos.

Special arrangements for your test

We’re here to assist if you have any accessibility needs that may impact on your ability to take IELTS. Find out more about our broad range of support tools and adjustments.

IELTS Terms and Conditions

Find out more about the conditions that apply when you apply to take the IELTS exam with the British Council.

Child safe collection and consent forms

The British Council believes that the care, protection and welfare of children are paramount and that all children have the right to be protected from harm. This includes our commitment to effective child protection systems, their well-being and ensuring children are safely collected from our exam premises.