When it comes to IELTS, Cambridge Institut Munich functions as a facility provider for British Council. We offer you a professional test location for the completion in accordance with IELTS regulations.
If you have any questions about the exam, check out the Q&A below or contact British Council Berlin.
How do I register?
Please click here to register and chose your preferred date. For any questions regarding the registration, please contact British Council Berlin.
When will I receive my results?
If you have taken IELTS online, you will find the test results within 3-5 working days after the exam day online on the Test Taker Portal.
For more information regarding the results and the certificates please contact British Council Berlin.
Are there any breaks?
No, there are no scheduled breaks. You are allowed to use the restroom, but you will not be given any extra time. Also, it is forbidden to use the restrooms during the listening part, while the instructions are being given and in every last 10 minutes of Reading and Writing. Only one candidate can leave at a time.
How long does the exam take?
In a whole, the written test takes roughly 2 hours and 45 minutes, including Listening (30 Minutes), Reading (1 hour) and Writing (1 hour). The speaking part will take 10- 15 minutes.
How does the speaking part take place?
As the other parts of the exam, the IELTS speaking test will be hold online. In our testing point, you will be connected to a speaking examiner via video conference. All required equipment will be provided by our testing point.
Find out more about the IELTS Speaking Part.
What do I need to bring on exam day?
Please make sure to have your ID/passport with you on exam day. It is important to bring the same ID/passport that you have registered with for IELTS. In case you do not have the same ID/passport before, contact British Council Berlin in advance of the exam day. If British Council has not been informed about any changes prior to the exam day, we are unable to admit you to the test.
What if any other contact details have changed?
For any other type of changed contact details, please contact British Council Berlin in advance of the exam day. If British Council is not informed about any changes until the exam day, we are unable to admit you to the test.
Am I allowed to take personal belongings with me into the examination room?
No. You are only allowed to take your passport and a transparent bottle of water with you. You can lock any personal belongings and electronic devices in lockers provided by our testing point.
What does the computer-based IELTS look like in detail?
You find some sample papers provided by IETLS here and a short video from British Council where the Listening and Speaking tests are explained in detail.
How can I prepare?
Based on our long-lasting experience in teaching and improving English Skills, Cambridge Institut Munich has developed a 3-day compact online course for IELTS preparation. IELTS Academic Booster and IELTS General Training Booster help you to push yourself up to the results you aim at.