The International English Language Testing Service (IELTS) exam is recognized globally. It is an English language proficiency test, which is often used for university entrance, for immigration and for employment.

We’re going to talk to you about sitting the IELTS exam in Glasgow. Along the way, we’ll talk about things such as registration, finding exam dates and times, receiving your results and the fees. Also, we’ll let you know what GlobalExam can do to help you get yourself ready for the IELTS exam.

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Where can I take the test in Glasgow?

There is one officially recognized IELTS test center in Glasgow. The contact information appears below:

  • British Council – INTO Glasgow Caledonian University
    INTO Glasgow Caledonian University, 2nd floor – CEE Building,
    70 Cowcaddens Rd, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
    Email: [email protected]

Watch out! Never use an unofficial test center. You can always go to the IELTS website and find a list of official test centers.

Where can I take the test in Glasgow?

Dates, Prices, Results and Stuff like that

You normally register online with the exam center.

Note that you are free to choose any test centre you prefer. Here are others IELTS test centres in UK:

Register for your IELTS test through the exam center’s website. You can do everything online. If you want to register in person, complete the IELTS application at INTO Glasgow Caledonian University’s reception desk. Payment can be done by cash, credit or debit card. The fee should be 180£, but always check the exam center’s website as the fee can change. Official government ID; a passport works, is needed for registration whether you do it online or in person. You’ll need the same ID to identify yourself on your exam date and to pick up your Test Report Form (TRF).

 Times and dates for upcoming IELTS exams are on the test center’s website.

Make sure that you select the correct test; for instance, if you are planning on applying for immigration, then choose the General IELTS exam.

You should receive notification in writing of your registration from the exam center. If you don’t, get in touch with the exam center. The sections of the exam should take place on the same day, but the speaking component can sometimes be scheduled for different days, within the same week.


It will vary a little, depending on the IELTS version that you take. You will normally receive your Test Report Form (TRF) accordingly:

  • Paper-based test: You should receive results within 13 days after you sit for the test.
  • Computer-delivered IELTS: You should receive results between 5 and 7 days after you sit for the test.
  • IELTS for UKVI: You should receive results within 13 days after you sit for the test.
  • IELTS for Life Skills: You should receive results within 7 days after you sit for the test.

Results can be viewed online, too; they are not for official purposes; you need the TRF for official purposes.

You exam center can mail the results to you, but you need to arrange the details beforehand. It is usually recommended to collect your results from the test center in person. If you need the test center to send your results to an organization, you need to inform the test center and provide them with the appropriate details.

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