IELTS Test Centres in India: Location and contact details

IELTS Test Centres in India: Location and contact details

Updated on 18 January, 2022

Mrinal Mandal

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The IELTS test holds the key to various opportunities across the globe. Countries with English as their official language require immigrants/international students or workers to take the test to prove their English-speaking skills. Every year more than 1.7 million students and immigrants take the test globally for various purposes. Fully-aware of the growing popularity of the language test, we bring to you a list of IELTS exam centers in India. The list will enable aspirants in better planning before registering for the test.


Authorized IELTS test centers:

 There are authorized test centers in each country, assigned with the task of conducting tests. In India, there are 78 such centers that are associated with the two IELTS organizing bodies, namely:

  • International Development Program (IDP)
  • British Council (BC)

The British Council has 40 branches, while IDP has 37 centers in India. Every year the IELTS exam is conducted 48 times, so you can thoroughly prepare before worrying about missing the exam. 

IDP head office and contact details:

IDP is one of the two authorized IELTS awarding bodies in India that are responsible for conducting the English language proficiency test. Here are the details about IDP head office:

Head Office– 610-616, Sixth Floor, International Trade Tower, Nehru Place, New Delhi, India
Contact number– 1800-102-4544
Email id[email protected]


List of IDP branches across India-:


IDP Exam CentreOffice Address






Third Floor, Opp. Churchgate Railway Station, Express Building, Mumbai, India

Contact- +91 2244118888




No. 8 Excellency Building, First Floor, Papanna Street, Off St Mark’s Road, Banglore, India


Contact- +91 8044118888




First Floor, KPR Tower, New 2/1 Subbarao Avenue, First Street, College Road, Opp Good Shepherd School, Nungambakkam, Chennai, India


Contact- +91 4433018888


Third Floor North Wing, Challa Chambers, Kapadia Lane, Raj Bhavan Road, Somajiguda, Hyderabad, India


Contact- +91 4044118888


Fourth Floor, The Regency, 6 Picasso Bithi Sarani, Hungerford Street, Kolkata, India


Contact- +91 3344118888


SCO- 28, First Floor, Taneja Towers, D.S.C, Ranjit Avenue, B Block, Amritsar, India


Contact- +91 1835020240


First Floor, Madhav Complex, Hotel President Lane, Office CG Road, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad, India


Contact- +91 7944118888


SCO 149-150, Second Floor, Sector 9-C, Madhya Marg, Chandigarh, India


Contact- +91 1724411888


209-210, International Business Center, Dumas Road-Piplod, Surat, India


Contact- +91 2614411888


Office No.1, Mezzanine Floor and Ground Floor, Dnyanesh Complex 103, CTS No. 1179/3, Shivaji Nagar, Pune, India



Contact- +91 2044118888


SCF 12-13, Above Dominos, 100 Feet Road, Near Bhagu Road, Bathinda, India



Contact- +91 1645211888


SCO-39, Ladowali Road, Opp. DC Office, Jalandhar, India



Contact- +91 1814411888


Door No 10-1-9/4, Vinay Ghar Heights, Asilmetta, Waltair Uplands, Visakhapatnam, AP, India



Contact- +91 8916611888

Other IDP office locations-:

  •       Moga
  •       Ambala
  •       Dehradun
  •       Navi Mumbai
  •       Indore
  •       Rajkot
  •       Jaipur
  •       Angamaly
  •       Kozhikode
  •       Mehsana
  •       Bhopal
  •       Anand
  •       Kottayam
  •       New Delhi
  •       Karnal
  •       Mangaluru
  •       Thiruvananthapuram
  •       Thrissur
  •       Kochi
  •       Coimbatore
  •       Noida
  •       Gurgaon

British Council head office and contact details:

Apart from IDP, the British Council is also authorized to conduct IELTS tests across India. Here’s the head office address and contact details:


Head office: One Horizon Centre, Sixth Floor, Golf Course Road Sector 43, DLF Phase–V, Gurugram, Haryana, India
Contact number: +91–1204569000, +91–120-6684353
Email id: [email protected]


List of British Council exam centers around the country-:

IELTS Exam Centre ListOffice Address
New DelhiBritish Council Division, British High Commission, 17 Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi, India




Fourth Floor, SL Jubilee, Plot No 1202, 1215/A Road No. 36, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, India
KolkataL&T Chambers, British Deputy High Commission, First Floor, 16 Camac Street, Kolkata, India
Pune917/1, Fergusson College Road, Shivaji Nagar, Pune, India
AhmedabadFifth Floor, A503-506, Amrapali Lakeview Tower, Near Vastrapur Lake, Vastrapur Ahmedabad
BangalorePrestige Takt 23, Kasturba Road Cross, Bangalore, India
ChandigarhFifth Floor, C515, Elante Office Block, 178A, Industrial & Business Park, Phase 1, Chandigarh, India


Other British Council office locations-:

  •       Patiala
  •       Anand
  •       Rajkot
  •       Amritsar
  •       Raipur
  •       Lucknow
  •       Siliguri
  •       Bhubaneswar
  •       Patna
  •       Mangaluru
  •       Bhopal
  •       Rudrapur
  •       Vijayawada
  •       Vadodara
  •       Bathinda
  •       Ranchi
  •       Thrissur
  •       Kottayam
  •       Madurai
  •       Coimbatore
  •       Kozhikode
  •       Tiruchirapalli
  •       Thiruvananthapuram
  •       Jalandhar

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Frequently Asked Questions on IELTS Test Centers

Q. What are the exam centers’ rules?

IELTS exam centers in India have certain rules, and candidates not abiding by them will not be allowed to sit in the exam. 

Q. What’s allowed?

  •  ID proof- passport or a national ID card containing DoB (Date of Birth), the photograph of the candidate, and passport number
  •       Stationery, though centers provide basic stationery in India
  •       Hand sanitizers
  •       Masks to maintain hygiene and safety

Q. What’s not allowed?

  •  No eatables are allowed
  •       No watches inside exam hall
  •       No dictionary
  •       No electronic devices
  •       No water inside the room