Venues & Dates

IELTS test venues, dates, as well as information pertaining to the test.

Test venues and dates

IELTS is offered in the following cities:

IELTS Tokyo Test Centre (JP500):Sapporo, Sendai, Saitama, Tokyo, Yokohama, Matsumoto, Kanazawa
IELTS Osaka Test Centre (JP512):Nagoya, Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe, Okayama, Hiroshima, Fukuoka

  • Tokyo Test Center (JP500)

    • *The graph below shows the dates for the Written test. Usually both the Written and Speaking test is held on the same day. For sessions where "2 day" is Written, Speaking tests will be held on the following day of the Written test. Sessions scheduled for venues other than Tokyo and Osaka will all be 1 day session. Please note, you cannot choose the date and/or the time for the Speaking test.

    :Academic & General:Academic

    Test Dates Test Venues Registration
    Tokyo
    2DAY
    Tokyo
    1DAY
    Yoko-
    hama
    Sapp-
    oro
    Sendai Sai-
    tama
    Matsu
    moto
    Kana-
    zawa
    Start Close(Conven
    ience-store)
    2017/6/3             2017/3/3 2017/4/28
    (2017/4/23)
    2017/6/17
    SP 6/18
                2017/3/17 2017/5/12
    (2017/5/7)
    2017/6/24             2017/3/24 2017/5/19
    (2017/5/14)
    2017/7/8
    SP 7/9
                2017/4/7 2017/6/2
    (2017/5/28)
    2017/7/15
    SP 7/16
              2017/4/14 2017/6/9
    (2017/6/4)
    2017/7/29
    SP 7/30
              2017/4/28 2017/6/23
    (2017/6/18)
    2017/8/12
    SP 8/13
                2017/5/12 2017/7/7
    (2017/7/2)
    2017/8/19
    SP 8/20
            2017/5/19 2017/7/14
    (2017/7/9)
    2017/8/26
    SP 8/27
              2017/5/26 2017/7/21
    (2017/7/16)
    2017/9/9
    SP 9/10
            2017/6/9 2017/8/21
    (2017/8/16)
    2017/9/16
    SP 9/17
                2017/6/16 2017/8/28
    (2017/8/23)
    2017/9/30
    SP 10/1
              2017/6/30 2017/9/11
    (2017/9/6)
    2017/10/14
    SP 10/15
              2017/7/14 2017/9/25
    (2017/9/20)
    2017/10/21
    SP 10/22
              2017/7/21 2017/10/2
    (2017/9/27)
    2017/10/28
    SP 10/29
              2017/7/28 2017/10/9
    (2017/10/4)
    2017/11/4
    SP 11/5
              2017/8/4 2017/10/16
    (2017/10/11)
    2017/11/11
    SP 11/12
                2017/8/11 2017/10/23
    (2017/10/18)
    2017/11/25
    SP 11/26
              2017/8/25 2017/11/6
    (2017/11/1)
    2017/12/2
    SP 12/3
                2017/9/2 2017/11/13
    (2017/11/8)
    2017/12/9
    SP 12/10
              2017/9/9 2017/11/20
    (2017/11/15)
  • Osaka Test Center (JP512)

    • *The graph below shows the dates for the Written test. Usually both the Written and Speaking test is held on the same day. For sessions where "2 day" is Written, Speaking tests will be held on the following day of the Written test. Sessions scheduled for venues other than Tokyo and Osaka will all be 1 day session. Please note, you cannot choose the date and/or the time for the Speaking test.

    :Academic & General:Academic

    Test Dates Test Venues Registration
    Osaka
    2DAY
    Osaka
    1DAY
    Kyoto Kobe Nagoya Hiro-
    shima
    Oka-
    yama
    Fuku-
    oka
    Start Close(Conven
    ience-store)
    2017/6/3               2017/3/3 2017/4/28
    (2017/4/23)
    2017/6/17               2017/3/17 2017/5/12
    (2017/5/7)
    2017/6/24         2017/3/24 2017/5/19
    (2017/5/14)
    2017/7/8
    SP 7/9
                2017/4/7 2017/6/2
    (2017/5/28)
    2017/7/15           2017/4/14 2017/6/9
    (2017/6/4)
    2017/7/29           2017/4/28 2017/6/23
    (2017/6/18)
    2017/8/12               2017/5/12 2017/7/7
    (2017/7/2)
    2017/8/19
    SP 8/20
              2017/5/19 2017/7/14
    (2017/7/9)
    2017/8/26           2017/5/26 2017/7/21
    (2017/7/16)
    2017/9/9             2017/6/9 2017/8/21
    (2017/8/16)
    2017/9/16
    SP 9/17
                2017/6/16 2017/8/28
    (2017/8/23)
    2017/9/30             2017/6/30 2017/9/11
    (2017/9/6)
    2017/10/14
    SP 10/15
              2017/7/14 2017/9/25
    (2017/9/20)
    2017/10/21               2017/7/21 2017/10/2
    (2017/9/27)
    2017/10/28             2017/7/28 2017/10/9
    (2017/10/4)
    2017/11/4             2017/8/4 2017/10/16
    (2017/10/11)
    2017/11/11
    SP 11/12
              2017/8/11 2017/10/23
    (2017/10/18)
    2017/11/25             2017/8/25 2017/11/6
    (2017/11/1)
    2017/12/2         2017/9/2 2017/11/13
    (2017/11/8)
    2017/12/9             2017/9/9 2017/11/20
    (2017/11/15)
  • *Specific test venue varies. Please check your confirmation notice. Please send your application to the designated Test Centre.
  • *There are a limited number of seats available at each testing site. Seats are assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis and only test sites with available seating can be selected. Registration for test sites which have reached full capacity before the deadline may not be open.

Test-day Procedure

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