*In Japan, IELTS is jointly handled by the British Council in Japan and Eiken foundation of Japan.
*If you are taking IELTS for UK visa application purpose, please jump to the IELTS for UK Visa and Immigration page.
Before you book your test
You now have the choice of taking IELTS on paper or on computer.
Find out more about paper-based IELTS at Eiken Foundation of Japan site and computer-delivered IELTS at British Council page.
DECIDE WHICH VERSION OF THE TEST IS RIGHT FOR YOU
There are two versions of the IELTS test:
- IELTS Academic
- IELTS General Training
To check which version of the test you need read: IELTS Academic or IELTS General Training
If you are taking IELTS for UK visa application purpose, please jump to the IELTS for UK Visa and Immigration page.
Register your IELTS test
Register for IELTS in Japan:
- Book a paper-based IELTS test at Eiken foundation of Japan website.
- Check the test date and book a computer-delivered IELTS test.
- Check the test date and book IELTS for UKVI or IELTS Life Skills
TEST DATES AND VENUES
- As there are a limited number of places for all sessions, we recommend that you register two months before your chosen test date, though places may be available after this date.
- Your Listening, Reading and Writing test will be completed on the same day. Your speaking test may be offered on the same day, or up to a week before or after your main test. If this is the case you will receive notification in advance.