What is IELTS
IELTS Test Format
same IELTS test
Answer directly on a computer
More test dates than ever
Receive results within 5-7 days
Computer Delivered IELTS
IELTS Scheduling & Fees
IELTS Preparation Course Offered
Frequently Asked Question
Non-Qatari nationals – can register with a valid passport only.
QAC offers intensive and writing course. courses scheduled to be held before test dates. You can find more detailed information on the course pages below .
Your official Test Report Form will be released to you 13 days after the test. You can preview your results online by visiting https://results.ieltsessentials.com/
Note: the system will not display results for more than 28 days after your test date. This online preview is for your information only and cannot be used as official confirmation of your IELTS result.
You must collect the copy of your Test Report Form (TRF) from QAC The Test Report Form shows your IELTS scores for all four skill areas: listening, reading, writing and speaking, and your overall band score. You will receive only one copy of your Test Report Form. Replacements cannot be issued.
A candidate may request additional Test Report Form (TRFs) to be sent to Recognising Organisation (universities, professional bodies, immigration authorities, etc) at any time within the two year period.
If a request for test date transfer is lodged at least 5 weeks prior to the confirmed test date, the request will be granted and will not incur any administrative fee.
If request for test date transfer is lodged less than 5 weeks prior to the test date, the request is subject to approval by the Centre Manager. If approved, an administrative fee of 200 QR will be charged.
If request for test date transfer is lodged after the test date, it must be lodged within 5 working days after the test date. This request is subject to approval by the Centre Manager. If approved, an administrative fee of 200 QR will be charged.
To request a test day transfer please email IELTS@qac.edu.qa
You can cancel your IELTS test registration at any time before taking your test by notifying your test centre.If you cancel your IELTS test registration 15 days or more before the test date you will receive a 100% refund.If you cancel your IELTS test registration within 14 days before the test date you will receive at least 75%* refund. If you cancel your IELTS test registration within 48 hours before the test date you will receive at least 25%* refund. If you cancel your IELTS test registration within 14 days before or 5 days after the test date you will receive 100% refund if you provide one of the following:
A medical certificate no later than five days after the scheduled test date that details your inability to sit the test, including falling ill during any component of the test.
Evidence of loss or bereavement, hardship, trauma or military service.
Your test centre may charge an administrational fee for the management of your application.
If you would like to make an Enquiry on Results, you need to lodge your request no later than six weeks after the test date, otherwise, the request will not be accepted.
You can choose to have one or more parts of your test re-marked. The fee is the same regardless. You will be required to submit your original TRF with the request form.
You will have to pay 450 QR for an Enquiry on Results. This fee will be refunded if your score is increased for any part of the test. The release of your results usually ranges from 2 to 21 days depending on several factors including the number of components requested to be remarked. If you have not received a response after 28 days, please contact your test centre.
In the event that there is a change to your IELTS results due to Enquiry on Results, you will be issued a new TRF. If there is no change to your results, your original TRF will be returned to you.
For more information on how to request an EOR, please contact IELTS@qac.edu.qa or visit QAC office.
1000 QAR (paper-based test)
1200 QAR (computer-delivered test)
The cost for IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training is the same.
You must pay your fee at the QAC IELTS Office when you put in your IELTS Application Form or within 5 days in case registered online.
If you want to make a complain regarding the conduct of the Test Day, you must make a complaint by filling our the form present before you leave the test venue. IELTS will not accept complaints relating to the conduct of the test after results have been released. We value our candidates feedback, so if you have anything that you would like to convey to the team, please write to us on firstname.lastname@example.org
The IELTS whistle-blowing policy is intended to encourage and promote honest and ethical behaviour by providing a framework for test takers and other stakeholders to escalate concerns about actual, suspected or anticipated wrongdoing (malpractice) within the IELTS Test Partners (British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia, Cambridge Assessment English) and within IELTS USA. Under the policy, test takers and other stakeholders are able to report instances, or suspected instances, of unethical, improper, unlawful or undesirable conduct without fear of intimidation or reprisal. This policy applies to all IELTS test takers and to other stakeholders. We act in the best interest of anyone who reports suspected wrongdoing under this policy to protect them from adverse reaction and the public disclosure of their identity. If you have reasonable grounds for believing that wrongdoing has occurred, or is likely to occur, within the IELTS Test Partners (British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia, Cambridge Assessment English) or within IELTS USA, please report it by using the online report form found on www.ielts.org or contact a member of the testing team for assistance