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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

IELTS Academic 

Take this test if you want to study at undergraduate or postgraduate level, or join a professional organisation anywhere in the world.

IELTS General Training

Take this test if you want to study at below degree level or work anywhere in the world.

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Book your exam now and get 30 free hours of preparation with Road to IELTS!

BRL R$1.149

IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration (Academic and General Training) 

IELTS for UKVI and IELTS Life Skills are UK government approved Secure English Language Tests. If you need a visa to studay, work or live in the UK, take this test.

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BRL R$1.270 

IELTS Life Skills (A1 e B1) 

IELTS for UKVI and IELTS Life Skills are UK government approved Secure English Language Tests. If you need a visa to studay, work or live in the UK, take this test.

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BRL R$938

Important: 1) Before registration candidate must confirm with the institution about the language level certificate requirements. There is not transfer between types of IELTS exams once registration is done. 2) All exams are in centre.

Choose your IELTS test date and location

Belo Horizonte (Minas Gerais)

Boa Vista (Roraima)

Test administered by Cultura Inglesa

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

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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

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Curitiba (Paraná)

Florianópolis (Santa Catarina)

Fortaleza (Ceará)

Test administered by British Council

Cultura Inglesa
Rua Pereira Valente, 1203 - Meireles - Fortaleza, CE
Phone: 0800-701-9876 

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Londrina (Paraná)

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 

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Porto Alegre (Rio Grande do Sul)

Recife (Pernambuco)

Test administered by British Council

  • Cultura Inglesa (on paper)

Rua Mamanguape, 411 - Boa Viagem - Recife, PE
Phone: 0800-701-9876 

  • ABA Boa Viagem (on computer)

Rua Tenente João Cícero, 301 - Recife, PE
Contato: 55 11 2126 7500

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Rio de Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro)

Test administered by British Council

Rua Muniz Barreto, 51 - Botafogo - Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Phone: 0800-701-9876 

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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 on computer / IELTS for UKVI and IELTS Life Skills

Top Tutors 
Alameda Raja Gabaglia, 221 - Vila Olímpia - São Paulo, SP
Phone: +55 11 2126-7500

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IELTS 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. Digital IDs are not accepted on the test day, you need to provide a physical copy to be able to sit the exam.

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. 
  • 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. 

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.