How to Register for IELTS Exams in Nigeria
Do you intend to travel abroad to study or for a job? One major necessity for you to be accepted in English-speaking countries abroad is proof of your competency in the English language. This is a step-by-step guide on how to register for IELTS Exams.
I believe you must have read all you need to know about IELTS. This is the International English Language Testing System. This is a proficiency test widely required and accepted by institutions abroad.
The IELTS is available in two varieties: academic and general training. The first is required for academic enrolment, while the second is required for non-academic training.
If you have plans to travel abroad, it will be wise of you to make preparation the requirements ahead of time. This failure to show proof of your English proficiency test score may hinder you from many opportunities, most especially scholarship opportunities.
The next step you should take is the “how”. How to register for IELTS.
How to Register for IELTS in Nigeria
There are two ways in which you can register for the IELTS. You can register online and you can as well register in person.
How to Register for IELTS Online
Here is a step-by-step process of how to register for IELTS online:
Step 1: Complete your application form online through IELTS online registration platform.
Step 2: Make a payment of the IELTS registration fee via bank transfer of deposit to their designated bank accounts.
Step 3: Send Evidence of Payment to the IELTS official email indicating the name of the applicate for which the payment is being made.
Step 4: You will be sent a confirmation email. You are therefore required to wait for 2 days for the processing and confirmation of your application.
How to Apply In Person
You can as well visit their office and download the IELTS application form online. Complete the form, and make payment to the designated account via their POS.
How Much is the IELTS Registration fee?
Currently, the IELTS registration fee is eighty-three thousand naira only (N83,000)
IELTS Exam Centers in Nigeria
There are few IELTS exam centers and locations in Nigeria, and the British Council is the principal designated center.
The British Council centers can be found in Lagos, Abuja, Calabar, Benin, Port Harcourt, Ibadan, and Enugu.
Requirements for IELTS Registration
- A current international passport as a means of identification.
- A valid contact address.
- Provide the name of your proposed institution and also indicate if your results should be forwarded to them
After Registration What Next?
After registration, it is advised you prepare adequately and intensively for the IELTS exams. The exams have four test formats. See all you need to know about the Exams here.