IELTS Exam Centres in Mumbai(British Council and IDP Education)

October 10, 2018 Off By mumbaiabout


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There are mainly 3 co-owners of the IELTS Exam. They are British Council, IDP Education and Cambridge Assessment English. In Order to take a IELTS exam in mumbai, you need to register for the exam with either the British Council or IDP Education. Though Cambridge is also a co-owner, it does not offer IELTS testing in Mumbai. The ielts exam centre in mumbai are choosen by British Council or IDP Education.

IELTS Exam Centre in Mumbai – Locations

1. Listening, Reading and Writing (LRW)

This is the first section for the IELTS test. Generally, you would be called to a big hall with 200-300 students sitting with you. For Listening, you would be provided with a personalized headphone or there can be a common speaker for all. For Reading and Writing, everything would be on the sheets provided to you. The British council or IDP sets up the location in some banquet hall in Mumbai. For Example: Asian banquets in Bhandup.

2. Speaking

Speaking test generally happens after the LRW. For this, you would be called in a 3 star or 4 star hotel in Mumbai. The test would be for around 20 minutes only. However, you would require to come at least 30 minutes prior, to the venue. Hotel Sahil in Bombay Central is one of the Hotels that is used for IELTS exams and speaking test in particular.

Link to find IELTS Test Centre in Mumbai

Link to find Locations in Mumbai

Use the above link to see the test centers in mumbai. Pls note that the above link would list IDP and British Council. However, the actual test center details would be provided to you only some days before the actual examination. British Council and IDP does not conduct ielts exams in their office. They will setup a 3rd party testing location in mumbai and call you at that location.

How are the IELTS Test Centres in Mumbai ?

Generally, the test centers would be very comfortable and air conditioned. They would have all the basic facilities like locker, water, toilets etc.

Also, one difference between IDP and British Council ielts test centre in mumbai would be the choice for the location. IDP provides 2 regions(west mumbai and south mumbai) as options while registering. British Council just displays Mumbai and does not offer you a choice.

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