The British Council in Cameroon offers IELTS tests in two locations: Yaoundé and Douala, with up to two test dates per month.

To book your test you will need to: 

1. Make sure you have a form of valid ID. Cameroonians can use either the passport or final hard copy of the National ID card. (the provisional receipt is not acceptable). Non-Nationals must submit a passport only. You will need to upload a clear scan of your identification document when you book your test. You must present the same identification document on the day of the test. Please note that candidates under 18 years of age have to supply written consent by a parent or guardian in order to apply for a test place.

2. Pay for your test. You can pay for your test online using a bank card or via bank transfer or direct deposit. Please ensure you have enough money in your account to cover the charges. Test fees must be paid within two calendar days otherwise the booking will be cancelled.

Bank details:

Bank Name: Standard Chartered Bank Cameroon SA

Bank Account Name: British Council Yaounde

Bank Account Number: 080200641 00 54

Bank Account Sort Code: 10004. Bank Code: 00200. SWIFT/BIC: SCBLCMCX IBAN: CM21. 

In the Reference section of your payment please write the payment reference and your surname.

3. Once you have made the payment, scan the payment receipt in PDF and email it to us. Then allow three working days for your booking to be confirmed

Your Speaking test may be scheduled on the same day as the other sections, or on a different day within a 7-day window before or after your main test day. The test centre will send you a confirmation for the Speaking Test date. 

IELTS test fees

Test type Fee Book
IELTS Academic – paper-based and computer-delivered tests 162,000 XAF Book now
IELTS General Training – paper-based and computer-delivered tests 162,000 XAF Book now
IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration (Academic and General Training)  172,000 XAF Book now
IELTS for UK Visas and Immigration (Academic and General Training) - computer-delivered 172,000 XAF Book now
IELTS Life Skills (A1 and B1)  114,000 XAF Book now