The cost of the IELTS test in Ghana varies depending on the test type and location. Currently, there are two types of IELTS tests available in Ghana: the Academic and General Training tests.
The Academic test is suitable for those who want to study at the undergraduate or postgraduate level, while the General Training test is designed for those who want to work, migrate, or undertake non-academic training.
Cost of IELTS Test in Ghana
The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) exam is taken after settling a certain amount of fees. The fee depends on the type of test that you want to take. Below is the breakdown of fee for IELTS test in Ghana.
- Academic and General Training (Paper-based & Computer-based) – GHS 1541
- UKVI (Academic and General Training) – GHS 1697
- Life Skills (A1 and B1) – GHS 1173
- Academic & General Training – Abidjan – GHS 1665
NB: If you are applying for a visa to emigrate to the UK then you may need to apply for the IELTS for UKVI test.
However, you may have to incur extra costs for attending classes that will prepare you for the exams. The British Council in Ghana is responsible for registering people for the course. The areas offering these test are currently in Kumasi, Accra, Cape Coast and, Tamale.
The cost of the IELTS Academic and General Training tests in Ghana is GHS 1,400. However, the cost may vary depending on the test location and the center that administers the test.