Where can you take IELTS in Hungary?

We offer a range of convenient test dates in 2 official IELTS test centre locations across Hungary. You can choose to take your IELTS test on paper or on a computer. Whichever you prefer, you will need to come to a test centre to sit your test. Find out more.

Test centres offering IELTS on paper

Budapest and Szeged (the exams in Szeged are currently on hold until the Covid-19 situation improves).

Test centres offering IELTS on computer

Budapest and Szeged (the exams in Szeged are currently on hold until the Covid-19 situation improves).

Looking to work, study, or live in the UK?

If you need a visa for working or studying in the UK, then in some cases you may need to take IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration or IELTS Life Skills.

Find IELTS test dates

Test type Fee (Ft) Available Test Dates

IELTS Academic or General Training - in Centre (paper or computer)*

66,800*** Find a test date
IELTS Academic or General Training for UKVI - in Centre (paper or computer)* 74,700 Find a test date
IELTS Life Skills (A1 and B1) - in Centre ** 59,500 Find a test date

*Please make sure you book your desired format

**IELTS Life Skills tests (A1 and B1 level) are offered as an on-demand service. If you need to take this test, please submit your request here.

***For test dates after 1 January 2022, the fee for IELTS Academic or General Training will be 67,000 Ft

What does the fee include? Our IELTS test fee includes exclusive preparation materials, free practice tests and much more. 

IELTS locations

British Council Hungary offers IELTS tests in Budapest and Szeged*. All registrations are handled by the British Council in Budapest. Registration is done online.

Speaking test date, starting times and venue information is sent in an email approximately two weeks before the exam. Please save this email and make sure you go to the right venue. 

* The exam in Szeged will take place only if there are minimum 10 candidates registered for the date. Candidates registered for Szeged will be asked to sit the test in Budapest if less than 10 candidates register for a particular date.

Venues

Budapest: The Writing part of the IELTS test usually takes place in the city centre, mainly close to Deak Ferenc square.

Szeged: The Writing part of the IELTS test takes place close to the city centre.

The exact information will be confirmed in the timetable you will receive by e-mail 10 calendar days before the test.