How to Apply Page

Please read all the following sections on this page before you apply:


How to Apply

It is recommended that you apply as early as possible.

Please bring the following:

  1. Completed IELTS Application Form
  2. Two (2) identical passport sized photographs, with a pale coloured background (not more than 6 months old). Please submit photographs showing you without glasses even if you normally wear them .
  3. Your current passport and a photocopy of the personal details page of your passport OR or your Emirati ID card with a photocopy of both sides.  You must bring the same form of ID to the exam.
  4. Test fee is AED 875.

Payment can be made by cash only


Where to Apply

Applications must be lodged and paid for in person at:

  1. UAE University, Islamic Institute, Men’s Campus, Al Ain. (For more information, please call 037134761 / 037134762 / 037134763 / 037134764 or 037134774)
  2. UAE University, Continuing Education Center, Abu Dhabi (For more information, please call 02-6676442 )


When to Apply

Registration hours: 8.30-14.30 Sunday to Wednesday

and 8.30-12.00  Thursday


Cancellation and Postponement

Notice of cancellation or postponement must be received no later than 5 weeks before your test date. An administration fee of AED220 applies to cancellations or test date changes.

There is no refund for candidates requesting postponement or cancellation within 5 weeks of the test date.

Candidates who did not sit the test due to illness or serious cause should submit a supporting documentation to the IELTS Administrator in person no later than 5 days after the test date.


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