Is it possible to take the TOEIC, TOEFL, IELTS and Cambridge tests in England?

Is it possible to take the TOEIC, TOEFL, IELTS and Cambridge tests in England?

TOEIC

No, it is not possible to take the TOEIC (Test of English for International Communication) tests in England - there is no approved center to take these tests.

The TOEIC and TOEFL tests are both administered by an American non-profit organization: ETS® - Educational Testing Service.

TOEFL

Yes, it is possible to take the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) in England (in London, Bournemouth and Manchester) by registering on the official ETS website - just create an account and select a place and date to take the test.

The registration fee is $ 210 (around £160) and the next dates per city can be found at official ETS website.

IELTS

Yes, it is possible to take the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) in several cities in England (the list is available on official IELTS site).

Registration fees vary from £150 to £175 depending on the exam city.

Cambridge Assessment English

Yes, it is possible to take the Cambridge English tests at 128 approved examination centers in England - including 15 in London (the list can be found at Cambridge English official site).

There are two types of approved examination centers:

  • The open centers (Open centers): authorized to organize exams for all candidates - including those who have not taken a preparation course with the establishment that runs the center.
  • The internal centers (Internal centers): authorized to organize exams only for learners registered in preparation in their establishment.

Registration fees vary from £50 to £255 depending on the test and the exam city.