Please find below important information that will help you prepare for and sit the IELTS test.
8:00 am - 9:00 am Registration (if you arrive late you will not be able to take the test and we cannot refund the test fee)
9:00 am - 12:30 pm IELTS Test; Writing - 60 minutes, Reading - 60 minutes, Listening - 30 minutes (no break)
1:00 pm - 5:40 pm IELTS Speaking 11-14 minutes (you will be given a printed sticker with your speaking time. Please arrive 20 minutes early to your Speaking Test). The Speaking Test will be at the same location and you will need to register for it. Unfortunately, we are unable to cater to personal preferences for the speaking times.
Location: Building 5, Quay Street Ultimo (near the UTS Library and opposite Paddy's Market). Walk from Central Station down Quay Street (approximately 5 minutes).
You will receive notification of your test time and location via email Wednesday or Thursday afternoon before the test. If you have not received your Important Information email by Thursday evening before your test, please check it hasn't ended up in your junk email folder first, and if also not there, contact the UTS IELTS Centre by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org requesting it be re-sent.
What to bring
- Your original valid passport (essential - no passport, no test)
- HB Pencil/s, eraser, pencil-sharpener
- Jumper or jacket as the room is air-conditioned
No rulers, highlighters, pens or correction fluid are allowed in the test room.
Storage during test
Do not bring valuables to the test. A bag room is supplied, but no responsibility will be accepted by UTS for the loss of personal belongings.
Notice to candidates
You are required to have read theIELTS Notice to Candidates (PDF, 687kB) before you sit the test.
- The UTS IELTS Centre reserves the right not to accept cancellations and transfers from candidates who have started the test.
- If a candidate exits the test room during the test, no refund of the test fee or transfers can be made.
If you have any enquiries, please contact the UTS IELTS Centre.