IELTS Certification

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The IELTS Certification is recognised by more than 9,000 organisations and in more than 125 countries around the world.

Take the IELTS test that applies to your personal goals:

IELTS Academic

If your goal is to study in a English speaking country. Example: Bachelors or postgraduate degree.

IELTS General Training

If your goal is to immigrate to a country that speaks English in order to work, train or undertake a vocational course.


If your goal is to live in the United Kingdom.

There are two formats, according to your needs:

  • Digital Format
  • Outcomes

    5 – 7 working days

    Valid for:

    2 years


    CD IELTS 2 hours 30 minutes / PB IELTS 2 hours 40 minutes.

  • Paper Format
  • Outcomes

    13 calendar days

    Valid for:

    2 years


    CD IELTS 2 hours 30 minutes / PB IELTS 2 hours 40 minutes.

    IELTS exam is the same in Computer-Based or Paper Based

IELTS measures proficiency and English level in four skills: Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking.

Listening Comprehension

30 minutes

Reading Comprehension

60 minutes


60 minutes


14 minutes

How do you register?


To register for the exam: Click here >


Select the date, make your application, upload your current and valid identification (INE or Passport), review and accept the terms and conditions and complete your registration.


Make your payment


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Prepare to pass with our IELTS preparation course

Learn techniques and acquire specific tips to achieve the best result you can. Students that take the preparation course, even when they already have an advanced level of English, manage to do better, quicker, and show greater results.

  •   IELTS Exam
  •   20 hour on-site course
  •   Supporting materials
  •   Mock exam
  •   Feedback from your tutor
  •   2 hour writing workshop each week
  •   Package price of $375 (VAT included) *prices for CDMX

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Find out the price list for the different IELTS modalities

IELTS exam in Mexico City $215 USD
IELTS exam inside the Mexican Republic $215 USD
Cancellation or change of exam date (up to 5 weeks in advance) $35 USD
Results review $120 USD
Send the results to IELTS Europe, Canada, United States, Asia, Australia or New Zealand. $46 Get a quote at $46 USD

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Do you have more questions?

How do I see the schedule for the speaking test once I have paid for the exam?

Once the IELTS exam has been paid for, you will be informed with a confirmation email one week before sitting the exam

When are the certificates delivered?

Within 5 to 7 working days

What happens if I am absent or sick on the day of my exam?

If you are not present on the day of your exam without previous notification, you will lose the full exam payment. However, if you cannot attend due to a serious medical condition and provide a medical certificate within 5 days after the test date, you will be refunded with the local administration costs deducted.

What will happen if I need to postpone my application?

Contact the centre where you booked your exam. Overall:

  • If you postpone or cancel your application at least 5 weeks before the exam date, you will be refunded with the administration costs deducted.
  • If you postpone or cancel inside 5 weeks before the exam date, you will be charged the full payment unless you have a medical reason.
  • If you provide a medical certificate within 5 days after the test date, you will be refunded with the local administration costs deducted.
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What happens if I am not satisfied with my result?

You can request a results consultation procedure at your exam centre within 6 weeks after the exam date. You must pay a consultation fee, which will be fully refunded if your band score changes. Take into account that IELTS examiners and markers follow strict evaluation guidelines and are regularly monitored. The IELTS test process has the highest quality control procedures.

How soon can I retake the exam?

There is no time limit on when you can retake the exam. However, IELTS recommends that you undertake additional studies before retaking. Some test centres offer preparation courses. Contact your centre for more information.

If I need more test report forms, how can I request them if my centre has closed since I took my exam?

  • If the centre where you took the exam has closed, we can still send a copy of your test report form to any host organization within the first two years after your exam.
  • To request a test report form, you must complete an additional TRF request. It is very important that you complete this application with your name exactly as it appears on your given identification. Send the form by clicking on the "submit" button at the end of the form.
  • Include a scanned copy of your passport or other form of identification that you used when you took the exam (this is done after clicking on the "submit" button on the application form).
  • The test report forms can only be sent to the host organizations and no additional copies will be sent to the candidate, family members or friends.
  • There is no charge for this service.

What happens if I need to change date and time of my speaking exam?

  • Remember that the test is done over 2 days. One for the oral exam and one for the written exam. The oral exam can be applied for within 7 days prior to writing.
  • Within 5 weeks prior to the exam date there is no cancellation or refund available.
  • The transfer of payment or change of date carries a charge of 410USD, must be requested 7 days in advance, and proof of payment must be sent to the branch in question.
  • The transfer of payment or change of date applies for reasons of:
    • Health
    • Personal
    • Work-Related

Nota: el examen oral está sujeto a cambios de fecha y hora.

  • Recuerda que el examen se hace en 2 días. Uno para el examen oral y otro para el examen escrito. El examen oral puede ser aplicado dentro de los 7 días previos al escrito.
  • Dentro de las 5 semanas previas a la fecha de examen no aplica cancelación ni reembolso.
  • La transferencia de fecha o cambio de fecha tiene un costo de 410USD, se debe solicitar con 7 días de anticipación y enviar comprobante de pago a la sede. La transferencia de pago o cambio de fecha aplica por motivos de:
    • Salud
    • Personales
    • Laborales